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Category Archives for Transport

Practical information on Madrid Chamartín train station

The Madrid Chamartín train station is second biggest one in Madrid, and it’s managed by the public company Renfe Operadora. It’s one of the biggest stations in Spain, servicing over 25 million travelers per year.

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Practical information on Madrid train station: Atocha

The main Madrid train station is called Atocha, and it’s managed by the public company Renfe Operadora. It’s the first-busiest station in Spain, servicing over 110 million travelers per year.

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How to use the Metro Madrid: 10 tips to navigate like a pro

Metro Madrid is a fast, affordable way to get around the city, but it’s also one that has its own etiquette and set of rules. Learn some valuable tips for riding the Madrid subway and you’ll be traveling around like a local in no time.

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Download your Madrid subway map

A free Madrid subway map is available at most Metro stations. Go to the ticket office and ask the staff to hand you one. All you have to say is “Un mapa, por favor” (A map, please).

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Madrid subway: guide to navigate the Metro

For price and convenience, the Madrid subway – also called Metro, can’t be beat. It has some 300+ stations throughout the city, so chances are there is a Metro station near where you want to go.

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How to get your Madrid Cercanías train tickets

Purchasing your Madrid Cercanías train tickets is essential since you can’t use any bus or subway ticket on the Madrid commuting train network.

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A complete guide to Madrid Cercanías trains

The Madrid Cercanías trains are the local commuter trains that serve Madrid and its metropolitan area.major cities. These suburban Madrid trains cross the city center, and run frequently to small towns in the outskirts.

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7 cycling tips to safely ride around Madrid

These are the 7 cycling tips you need to know to safely ride around Madrid. Biking can be stressful, especially in a place like Madrid. Some neighborhoods, avenues, or areas are a lot safer for bicyclists than others, so your experience can vary a lot.

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BiciMAD: Madrid’s municipal bike rental service

BiciMAD is a bicycle rental program operated by the Madrid City Hall (Ayuntamiento). It offers thousands of 3-speed unisex bikes at 250+ stations or service points scattered around the city.

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Bike on rent: explore Madrid hiring a bicycle

Go to a bike on rent shop if you want to explore Madrid pedaling. Biking is a healthy, sustainable and fun way to see the city.

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