Travel to Madrid
Travel by coach from and to Madrid with ALSA for a quick, comfortable and pleasant journey. Only ALSA offers you the chance to travel from or to Madrid by coach at the best rate guaranteed. And if you buy your tickets in advance at www.alsa.com/en you can avail of our cheapest deals.
Bus stations in Madrid
Coaches depart and arrive in Madrid at the Intercambiador de Avenida de América transport hub, the Estación Sur bus station and the T4 of the Madrid Barajas Airport.
All stations are connected to the public transport network (metro and bus) and have public parking.
What to see in Madrid
When visiting the city, you will discover some of Madrid's most renowned places, such as the Salamanca quarter, a 19th century bourgeois neighbourhood around the Retiro Park, one of the must-see landmarks. Take a walk along Serrano St or Paseo de la Castellana to find exclusive boutiques for a shopping visit or drop by some of the outstanding monuments such as the Cibeles fountain or the Puerta de Alcalá.
The oldest and most genuine part of Madrid is known as Madrid de los Austrias 'Madrid of the Habsburgs', featuring the Palacio Real (Royal Palace), the Plaza Mayor, Plaza de Oriente and the centric and bustling Puerta del Sol square. Concentrtaing a huge historical heritage on Madrid's streets, you will also find the Teatro Real (Royal Theatre), the Almudena Cathedral or the Real Academia de Bellas Artes (Royal Fine Arts Academy).
La Latina and Lavapiés are traditional quarters best known for their typical Spanish tapas bars where to enjoy Madrid's local cuisine or have an aperitif. On the other hand, Malasaña and Chueca are celebrated for their nightlife.