The Community of Madrid has a great transportation network which allows our visitors convenient access by road, plane or train, as well as for them to enjoy the best public transportation services in the world for inside journeys, Madrid underground.
The Autonomous Region of Madrid's priviledged geographic location and especially that of its capital, in the center of the Iberian peninsula, linked to the Spanish road and railway networks radial structure, allows an excellent connection by land with other communities as well as with the countries that share the Spanish border.
Access by plane to Madrid is also excellent, Madrid's airport ,named Madrid-Barajas, being one of the five most important in Europe, after its recent enlargement.
TOURIST TRANSPORTATION TICKETS
There are five types according to their validity: those of 1, 2, 3, 5 and 7 days.
According to age there are two types: normal and for children.
There are two areas for this type of card: Area A and Area T.
Area A includes practically all of the city of Madrid proper-the limits are specified on the card
Area T includes a greater geographic area and reaches outside of the city limits.
Source: SOCIEDAD PÚBLICA TURISMO MADRID, S.A. - www.turismomadrid.es