The international airport of Madrid - Barajas
The international airport of Madrid - Barajas

The international airport of Madrid - Barajas. Official site. 


The international airport of Madrid - Barajas Airport is the main capital of Spain. He is the link between the whole of Europe and Latin America. Barajas is located in 13 kilometers north-east of the Spanish capital. It was opened in the distant year 1928.

The airport is located four terminals:

  • Terminal 1 (serving international destinations);
  • Terminal 2 (serving destinations within the European Union);
  • Terminal 3 (closed);
  • Terminal 4 (serving international destinations).

from one terminal to another can be reached by a special free bus, which has a green color (light green).

The international airport of Madrid - Barajas staircase

Near Barajas International Airport is located quite a lot of different hotels and hotels:

  • - AC Hotel Coslada Aeropuerto by Marriott;
  • - Aparthotel Convención-Baraj;
  • - Best Western Hotel Villa de Barajas;
  • - Clement Barajas;
  • - Hilton Madrid Airport;
  • - Holiday Inn Express Madrid Airport;
  • - Hospedaje Los Rosales;
  • - Ibis Madrid Aeropuerto Barajas;
  • - SHS Hotel Aeropuerto;
  • - Suites Kris Aeropuerto;
  • - Tryp Madrid Alameda Aeropuerto Hotel.

The international airport of Madrid - Barajas staircase 2

To get to Madrid Barajas from the following ways:

  • 1) bus.

There are a large number of bus routes connecting the airport to various parts of Madrid and the surrounding area. More information on the bus schedule and route of their movement can be found at the information desk. the fare is 1 euro.

  • 2) Suburban train.

You can get to Madrid by train with transfers. Therefore, you should carefully review the routes trains, to avoid falling into an awkward position and not move to another place.

  • 3) Taxi.

There are several official taxi stands located near the airport terminals. It should use the services of drivers on these parking areas in order to avoid cases of encounter unscrupulous and dishonest taxi drivers. The price of the trip to the center of the 30 40 euros.

  • 4) Metro.

The metro line connects the airport to downtown. The duration of the trip - 12 minutes, price - 1 euros.

The international airport of Madrid - Barajas Hall

The service sector of the airport.

At the airport, you may be offered the following services:

  • Banks, exchange offices, cash machines;
  • More 100 different stores;
  • About 30 snack bars, restaurants and cafes;
  • Medical Center;
  • Several children's playroom;
  • Postal and Telegraph;
  • Pharmacy;
  • Luggage storage and more.

The international airport of Madrid - Barajas Hall 2


Basic data of Madrid-Barajas airport:

  • Airport Country: Spain.
  • The main and the biggest international Spanish airports.
  • Year of the airport grounds: 1931.
  • GMT time zone (summer / winter): + 2 / + 1.
  • Latitude geographical 40.49, longitude geographic -3.57.
  • The geographical location of the airport: on 13 kilometers towards the northeast of the Spanish capital, Madrid.
  • The number of airport terminals: 5.


Madrid Barajas (Madrid Barajas Airport). Official site:



The main airport codes:

  • IATA airport code: MAD.
  • ICAO airport code: LEMD.


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