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There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Getafe by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Atocha to Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe 463 / ...

1€ - 3€

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Rideshare  •  29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Getafe 14.1 km

2€

3 alternative options

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Sol to Getafe Centro C4

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madrid to Getafe 14.5 km

21€ - 26€

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Getafe 14.5 km

1€ - 3€

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Getafe is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Getafe is to taxi which costs 21€ - 26€ and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Atocha and arriving at Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sol and arriving at Getafe Centro. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Getafe is 13 km. The road distance is 14.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Getafe without a car is to bus which takes 16 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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The bus from Madrid Atocha to Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe takes 16 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Madrid to Getafe bus services, operated by Avanza Interurbanos, depart from Madrid Atocha station.

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Madrid to Getafe train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, depart from Sol station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Getafe is to bus which takes 16 min and costs 1€ - 3€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Getafe.
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  • Distance: 12.6 km
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Getafe, Spain?

Avanza Interurbanos operates a bus from Madrid Atocha to Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe hourly. Tickets cost 1€ - 3€ and the journey takes 16 min. Consorcio de Transportes de Madrid also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Renfe Cercanias operates a train from Sol to Getafe Centro every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sol to Getafe Centro
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Bus operators
Avanza Interurbanos
Phone
91 695 24 70
Email
atencion.cliente@avanzainterurbanos.es
Website
avanzainterurbanos.avanzagrupo.com
Bus from Madrid Atocha to Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Schedules at
avanzainterurbanos.avanzagrupo.com
Consorcio de Transportes de Madrid
Phone
012
Email
tarjetatransportepublico@madrid.org
Website
crtm.es
Bus from Pza.Emperador Carlos V-Atocha to Ferrocarril-Est.Getafe Centro
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid
Other operators
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Getafe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2€
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blablacar.es
Taxi from Madrid to Getafe
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Taxi Reserva
Phone
+34 910 85 54 44
Website
taxireserva.es
Taxi Airport Madrid
Phone
+34 685 31 42 67
Website
taxiairportmadrid.com
Radio Taxi Madrid Aeropuerto
Phone
+34 911 76 00 81
Website
taxiaeropuertobarajas.com
Eco Taxi Madrid
Phone
+34 911 25 16 02
Website
ecotaximadrid.com

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Madrid to Getafe bus services, operated by Avanza Interurbanos, arrive at Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe station.

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Madrid to Getafe train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Getafe Centro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Getafe is 14 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Madrid to Getafe.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Madrid and Getafe. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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