Getting About | The Madrid Tourist

Getting About

April 5, 2011No Comments

Rental Cars

Frequent travellers to Spain recommend renting a car from a larger well known car rental company for better rates.

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April 2, 2011No Comments


Madrid taxi’s services most of Madrid. Beware some taxis start the meter from the point they received the call.

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March 28, 2011No Comments

The Train System

Madrid has two main train stations that service the city of Madrid. The Atocha station serves just south of the centre of Madrid.

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March 25, 2011No Comments

The Buses

The City bus system in and around Madrid connects passengers from the suburban areas to the city of Madrid. Madrid bus transit consists of over 170 bus lines.

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March 22, 2011No Comments


The Madrid subway has a total of 161 stations in its system. Trains run from 6 am to 1:30 am every 3 to 5 minutes.

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March 18, 2011No Comments

General Transportation

Like most major cities in Europe, Madrid use mass transit to get the populace around.

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