Airport Madrid-Barajas

43 cheap direct flights from & to Madrid (MAD)

Flight Dusseldorf (DUS) - Madrid (MAD)
Iberia (IB3141, IB3133, IB3137), American Airlines (AA8671, AA8702), Japan Airlines (JL6946), LATAM Chile (LA7128, LA7162)
$142.33
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Hamburg (HAM)
Iberia (IB3266, IB3270, IB3268)
$158.89
Flight Zurich (ZRH) - Madrid (MAD)
Iberia (IB3475, IB3471), Japan Airlines (JL6966), LATAM Chile (LA7092), American Airlines (AA8826), Swiss International Air Lines (LX2020, LX2032, LX2030)
$185.16
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Cancun (CUN)
Aeroméxico (AM6800), Etihad Airways (EY4383), Air Europa Lineas Aereas (UX63), Evelop Airlines (E9813), FlexFlight (W21713), Wamos Air (EB7003, EB5003), Iberia (IB2381)
$674.10
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Mexico City (MEX)
Aeroméxico (AM22, AM24, AM2), Iberia (IB6409, IB6405, IB6403), Finnair (AY5554), El Al Israel Airlines (LY8205)
$736.48
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Berlin (BER)
easyJet (U25644), Iberia Express (I23672, I23676), American Airlines (AA8710, AA8848, AA8762), Iberia (IB3676, IB3672)
$79.67
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Lima (LIM)
British Airways (BA7232), Iberia (IB6659, IB7191), Plus Ultra Líneas Aéreas (PU301), LATAM Chile (LA2485, LA5392), Etihad Airways (EY4385), Air Europa Lineas Aereas (UX175)
$1,016.23
Flight Dallas (DFW) - Madrid (MAD)
American Airlines (AA36, AA156), Iberia (IB4607), El Al Israel Airlines (LY8037, LY8014), Finnair (AY4002), British Airways (BA1512), Royal Jordanian (RJ7021)
$551.96
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Dusseldorf (DUS)
Iberia (IB3140, IB3132, IB3134), American Airlines (AA8701, AA8829), Japan Airlines (JL6947), Air Baltic (BT5162), Aeroméxico (AM6919)
$161.64
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Frankfurt (FRA)
Deutsche Lufthansa (LH1113, LH1123, LH1121, LH1115), Air Europa Lineas Aereas (UX1503), Air China (CA6026), Iberia (IB3130), SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SK3222)
$73.40
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Munich (MUC)
Deutsche Lufthansa (LH1805, LH1801, LH1807, LH1803), South African Airways (SA7547), ANA All Nippon Airways (NH6096), Iberia (IB3190), Austrian Airlines (OS7448)
$210.04
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Vienna (VIE)
Iberia (IB3124, IB3120, IB3116, IB3122), American Airlines (AA8815), LATAM Chile (LA7188), Laudamotion (OE1307), Eurowings (EW5889)
$131.46
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Miami (MIA)
Iberia (IB6117), American Airlines (AA69, AA8635), Finnair (AY4005, AY5641), British Airways (BA1559, BA7259), El Al Israel Airlines (LY8040)
$390.36
Flight Madrid (MAD) - Santa Cruz (VVI)
Air Europa Lineas Aereas (UX25), Iberia (IB1790), Boliviana de Aviacion (OB777)
$959.83
Flight Frankfurt (FRA) - Madrid (MAD)
Deutsche Lufthansa (LH1112, LH1120, LH1122), SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SK3587, SK3697), American Airlines (AA8790), Air China (CA6009), Japan Airlines (JL6950)
$159.10
Flight Miami (MIA) - Madrid (MAD)
American Airlines (AA68, AA8636), Royal Jordanian (RJ7033), Iberia (IB6118), Finnair (AY4006, AY5642), British Airways (BA1558), El Al Israel Airlines (LY8039)
$418.69
Flight Vienna (VIE) - Madrid (MAD)
Iberia (IB3121, IB3125, IB3117), American Airlines (AA8738), Eurowings (EW5888), Laudamotion (OE1306, OE306), Austrian Airlines (OS8867)
$135.02
Flight Stuttgart (STR) - Madrid (MAD)
Iberia Express (I23665), Iberia (IB3665, IB3453, IB3451)
$198.77
Flight Bogota (BOG) - Madrid (MAD)
El Al Israel Airlines (LY9206), Qatar Airways (QR5051), British Airways (BA4232), Iberia (IB6586), Avianca (AV26, AV10), Air Europa Lineas Aereas (UX194), LATAM Chile (LA7111)
$579.52
Flight San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) - Madrid (MAD)
British Airways (BA4218), Iberia (IB6314)
$669.72

Airport Madrid-Barajas

Madrid-Barajas Airport is the largest and most important airport in the south western European kingdom of Spain. Currently counting more than 50 million passengers a year, the airport is heavily used and is the fourth-largest airport in Europe, after London-Heathrow, Paris CDG and Frankfurt / Main. Madrid is also the most important hub for non-stop scheduled flights to the South American continent as well as being the hub of several Spanish air carriers such as Iberia and Spanair.
  • URL: Official website
  • Time zone: GMT 1
  • Service telephone: +34 902 404 -704; +34 913 211 000
  • Address: Aeropuerto de Madrid-Barajas, Avenida de la Hispanidad, s/n. 28042 Madrid, Espana
  • Operating company: AENA
  • Nearby cities: Alcobendas (9 km), Torrejón de Ardoz (9 km), Madrid (14 km), Alcalá de Henares (17 km), Getafe (25 km), Leganés (25 km), Alcorcón (28 km), Fuenlabrada (31 km), Móstoles (32 km)
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.47%), Tuesday (14.01%), Wednesday (13.91%), Thursday (14.36%), Friday (14.79%), Saturday (14.01%), Sunday (14.45%)
  • Alternative spelling: Madril, Madrit, Madryt, Мадрид, Мадрыд, Μαδρίτη, மத்ரித், माद्रिद, മാഡ്രിഡ്, मद्रिद, মাদ্রিদ, मैड्रिड, مدريد, میدرد, مادرید, מדריד, Մադրիդ, მადრიდი, มาดริด, マドリード, 马德里, 마드리드, 馬德里

Most popular destinations from Madrid-Barajas (Flights per week )

  1. Airport Lisbon (378, 4,65 %)
  2. Airport Rome-Fiumicino (246, 3,02 %)
  3. Airport London Heathrow (216, 2,65 %)
  4. Airport Paris-Orly (180, 2,21 %)
  5. Airport Porto (158, 1,94 %)
  6. Airport Munich (152, 1,87 %)
  7. Airport Amsterdam-Schiphol (150, 1,84 %)
  8. Airport Brussels (142, 1,75 %)
  9. Airport Palma de Mallorca (141, 1,73 %)
  10. Airport Barcelona (138, 1,70 %)
  11. other (76.64 %)

Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. Iberia (6882, 42,15 %)
  2. Air Europa Lineas Aereas (2266, 13,88 %)
  3. Vueling Airlines (1264, 7,74 %)
  4. easyJet (376, 2,30 %)
  5. Air France (368, 2,25 %)
  6. British Airways (344, 2,11 %)
  7. Wizz Air (236, 1,45 %)
  8. Lufthansa (226, 1,38 %)
  9. TAP Air Portugal (216, 1,32 %)
  10. American Airlines (162, 0,99 %)
  11. other (24.43 %)

Location
The airport is located about 17 km or 10 miles north west of the "Kilómetro Cero", the central geographic centre of Spain at the Puerta del Sol. Access to the terminals T1 - T3 is possible via the Autovia M-13, whereas Terminal 4 is accessible from the Motorvia M-12 at Exit No.4 or the M-110.

Those traveling by train and bus can take the metro line 8 (Nuevos Ministerios - Aeropuerto T4) which also stops at the terminals T1 - T3. The metro trains operate every day from about 6:00 am to 2:00 am and the journey takes about 15 to 20 minutes.

Buses serving the terminals T1 - T3 on a regular basis are the city bus lines 101, 200, 822 and 824. T4 is served by the buses 201, 204, 827 and 828.

History
The plan to build a major airport for Spain's capital city was hatched in 1928 by the architect Luis Gutiérrez Soto and the engineer Marques de los Alamos. The airfield was opened only three years later in the spring of 1931. First commercial flights were not operated until 1933, when the former Post Líneas Aéreas Postales Españolas line flew from Madrid to Barcelona. There quickly followed more international routes to further European countries and to nearby destinations on the African continent. Initially, the airport was able to provide for an annual capacity of 30,000 annual passengers.

In 1944, the 1400 m long and 48 m wide grass runway was tarmacked. At that point in time Madrid had the most modern airport on the European continent.

In the early 1950s transcontinental scheduled flights to North America were in operation, for instance flying to New York. In subsequent years, annual passenger numbers rose very quickly and by the mid 1950s, the airport could already count more than 500,000 passengers. In 1953, the new terminal T2 was constructed to meet the growing requirements.


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