TRAVELLING BY PLANE:
JOURNEY FROM MADRID-BARAJAS TO ALCALÁ DE HENARES
By Taxi: Madrid Barajas airport is between Madrid and Alcalá, so the trip by taxi does not cross Madrid. The journey takes around 20-25 min to Alcalá city center. The cost is around 40 €, it is usually the most convenient way.
By train. Terminal 4 has a train station in the terminal. The train takes between 1 h 10 min and 1 h 24 min to Alcalá de Henares. There is not a direct train and it is necessary to change trains in “Chamartin” train station. As well it is possible to get the Metro to “Nuevos Ministerios” station and there get the train to Alcala de Henares.
By bus. There is a bus service from Madrid-Barajas and Alcalá de Henares (línea/route 824) that leaves from T1, T2 and T3. To get to T4 there is a free transfer by bus in the airport. The bus from the airport to Alcala de Henares is every 30 minutes and takes around 50 minutes the trip. The time table (in Spanish) is below. The stop is “Avenida Complutense” which is 7 minutes walk to the venue.