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There are 4 ways to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station by subway, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 2 subway, line 1 subway  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Opera to Sol 2
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Sol to Estacion Del Arte 1

€6

Cheapest option

Line 001 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 001 bus from Santo Domingo to Prado - Atocha 001

€2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station 3.9 km

€7 - €10

Walk  •  32 min

  1. Walk from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station 2.7 km

Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station by walk and subway

The journey time between Plaza de Oriente and Madrid Atocha Station is around 11 min and covers a distance of around 3 km. The fastest journey normally takes 9 min. Operated by Metro de Madrid, the Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station service departs from Plaza de Oriente and arrives in Estacion Del Arte. Typically 1410 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
11 min
Fastest journey time:
9 min
Journey distance:
3 km
Services per week:
1410
Cheapest price:
€6
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station 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 Atocha Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Madrid Atocha Station is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Madrid Atocha Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Madrid Atocha Station is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 31 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station is to line 001 bus which costs €2 and takes 29 min.

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The fastest way to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs €7 - €10.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santo Domingo and arriving at Prado - Atocha. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station. However, there are services departing from Opera and arriving at Estacion Del Arte via Sol. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Plaza de Oriente and Madrid Atocha Station is 2 km.

The best way to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station without a car is to line 2 subway and line 1 subway which takes 13 min and costs €6.

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It takes approximately 13 min to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station, including transfers.

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, depart from Santo Domingo station.

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, depart from Opera station.

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station bus services, operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, arrive at Prado - Atocha station.

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Map of how to get from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station.
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  • Distance: 2 km
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Plaza de Oriente, Spain and Madrid Atocha Station, Spain?

You can take a vehicle from Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station via Opera and Sol in around 13 min. Alternatively, Empresa Municipal de Transportes operates a bus from Santo Domingo to Prado - Atocha every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Metro de Madrid
Phone
+34 902 44 44 03
Website
metromadrid.es
Subway from Opera to Sol
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€3
Website
Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid
Subway from Sol to Estacion Del Arte
Ave. Duration
5 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 Atocha Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
€7 - €10
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

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Plaza de Oriente to Madrid Atocha Station train services, operated by Metro de Madrid, arrive at Estacion Del Arte station.

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