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There are 8 ways to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) by subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 10 subway, line 8 subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 10 subway from Plaza De España to Nuevos Ministerios 10
  2. Take the line 8 subway from Nuevos Ministerios to Aeropuerto T4 8

6€

Cheapest option

Line 203 bus  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 203 bus from Cibeles to Aeropuerto T4 203 / ...

2€

6 alternative options

Line 5 subway  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Opera to Canillejas 5

3€

Line 203 bus via Santo Domingo  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 203 bus from Cibeles to Aeropuerto T4 203 / ...

4€

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) 19.6 km

30€ - 45€

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) 19.6 km

1€ - 3€

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport

28€

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport 19.6 km

Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) by walk and subway

The journey time between Plaza de Oriente and Madrid Airport (MAD) is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 20 km. The fastest journey normally takes 30 min. Operated by Metro de Madrid, the Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) service departs from Plaza de Oriente and arrives in Aeropuerto T4. Typically 1304 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
35 min
Fastest journey time:
30 min
Services per week:
1304
Cheapest price:
6€
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:03
Last service departs at:
23:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) walk and subway schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Plaza de Oriente → Madrid Airport (MAD)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to line 203 bus which costs 2€ and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to taxi which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cibeles and arriving at Aeropuerto T4. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Plaza De España and arriving at Aeropuerto T4 via Nuevos Ministerios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Plaza de Oriente and Madrid Airport (MAD) is 13 km. The road distance is 19.6 km.

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The best way to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) without a car is to line 10 subway and line 8 subway which takes 42 min and costs 6€.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD), including transfers.

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Cibeles station.

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, depart from Plaza De España station.

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, arrive at Aeropuerto T4 station.

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Map of how to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD).
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  • Distance: 12.9 km
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Plaza de Oriente, Spain and Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain?

You can take a vehicle from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) via Plaza De España and Nuevos Ministerios in around 42 min. Alternatively, Empresa Municipal de Transportes operates a bus from Cibeles to Aeropuerto T4 every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Metro de Madrid
Phone
+34 902 44 44 03
Website
metromadrid.es
Subway from Plaza De España to Nuevos Ministerios
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid
Subway from Nuevos Ministerios to Aeropuerto T4
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid
Subway from Opera to Canillejas
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid
Bus operators
Empresa Municipal de Transportes
Other operators
Taxi from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
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
Joinup
Phone
+34 915 33 14 64
Website
joinup.es
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport
Estimated price
28€
Towncar from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, arrive at Aeropuerto T4 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD) is 20 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Airport (MAD).

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