There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Getafe by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car
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Take the bus from Madrid Atocha to Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe
Take the rideshare from Madrid to Getafe
3 alternative options
Take the train from Sol to Casar El
Take a taxi from Madrid to Getafe
Drive from Madrid to Getafe
Madrid to Getafe by bus
The bus journey time between Madrid and Getafe is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 33 km. The fastest bus normally takes 27 min. Operated by Avanza Interurbanos and Consorcio de Transportes de Madrid, the Madrid to Getafe bus service departs from Madrid Atocha and arrives in Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe. Typically 73 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Madrid to Getafe bus schedules
Buses departing Sunday, September 19, 2021
Buses departing Monday, September 20, 2021
Buses departing Tuesday, September 21, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Getafe is to rideshare which costs €2 and takes 29 min.
The fastest way to get from Madrid to Getafe is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €21 - €26 and takes 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Atocha and arriving at Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sol and arriving at Casar El. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
The distance between Madrid and Getafe is 13 km. The road distance is 14.4 km.
The best way to get from Madrid to Getafe without a car is to bus which takes 19 min and costs €2 - €4.
The bus from Madrid Atocha to Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe takes 19 min including transfers and departs every three hours.
Madrid to Getafe bus services, operated by Avanza Interurbanos, depart from Madrid Atocha station.
Madrid to Getafe train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, depart from Sol station.
The best way to get from Madrid to Getafe is to bus which takes 19 min and costs €2 - €4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 20 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 every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 19 min. Consorcio de Transportes de Madrid also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Renfe Cercanias operates a train from Sol to Casar El every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 20 min.
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.
Train from Sol to Casar El
- Ave. Duration
- 20 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Renfe Cercanias
- Ave. Duration
- 15 min
- Estimated price
- €21 - €26
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Madrid to Getafe bus services, operated by Avanza Interurbanos, arrive at Ctra. A42 - Hospital de Getafe station.
Madrid to Getafe train services, operated by Renfe Cercanias, arrive at Casar El station.
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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