Madrid-Barajas airport is the largest Spanish airport in passenger traffic, the fourth in Europe and the eleventh in the world.
Madrid Airport has five terminals, not all suitable for passengers, 1 satellite building and 2 dams.
Besides having good connections with almost all Spanish airports, Madrid Airport is the European airport that has more connections with Latin America.
The airport was awarded best airport in 2008 by the readers of Condé Nast Traveller magazine.
The city of Madrid has a great deal of historical sites to visit.
Madrid is the capital of Spain for centuries, which has left an impressive legacy of buildings, monuments, big streets, avenues, squares and corners to visit.
T4 is a modern terminal which is easy to navigate with more intuitive signage. A train connects Terminal Building (T4) and Satellite (T4S).
It has 64 passenger boarding bridges, which ensures that the vast majority of flights embark and disembark for this boarding bridges.
Madrid Airport is located in the district of Barajas, on the plain of the valley of the River Jarama. It is one of three airports that exist in Spain's capital and largest airport in Spain.
Located 12km from the capital and opened in 1931, Madrid Airport is the busiest airport passengers nationwide, the fourth largest in Europe and eleventh in the world.
The connection to the different cities and airports of the peninsula is perfect. Moreover, thanks to Iberia, the Madrid-Barajas airport has the largest number of flights to Latin America to Europe.
Madrid airport consists of four terminals: The T1 is used for international flights, the T2 covers domestic and European flights (Schengen) Regarding the T3 terminal, is used only by Lagun Air, the T4 is used for all flights Iberia flights airlines (Vueling, for example) and the world's leading airlines (such as American Airlines, British Airways, Avianca, Lan, Japan Airlines, among others).
The Airport of Madrid has no hotels inside the building, but in the surrounding areas may be several hotels usually have exclusive bus service to transport guests.
Madrid airport is well connected with major airports of the world from different continents. Most airports in America, such as Chicago, Boston Airport, Las Vegas or San Francisco interoperate with Madrid with a large number flights during the year.
If you have planned to travel to Asia you can do it through Singapore Airport, one of the most important and bigger of its continent. There you can visit Phi Phi island, Koh Samui Island, Koh Phangan or Koh Lanta Island...
South America is also connected to Madrid, being able to travel to Brazil (Rio Airport, Sao Paulo ...), Argentina, Chile, Peru ...