There are 3 transportation options when travelling from Madrid airport to Segovia; taxi, train and metro. The only direct transfer option is taking a taxi. The total journey time will be 100 minutes and will cost you around 120€ depending on your final destination in Segovia. The cheapest option is taking the local train. Tickets cost 15.50€, and the total journey time will be 130 minutes. The final transfer option is taking the metro. Tickets for this mode of transportation cost a total of 17.90€, and the journey will take around 150 minutes.
Buses also run from Madrid airport, however, the journey to Segovia using this mode of transport is extremely long and has multiple changes. Becuase of this, we have excluded the bus transfer option from this summary.
When traveling outside of the central city ring, the Madrid airport taxis charge using a taximeter based on distance, not with a flat rate fee. The final price will depend on the exact location of your final destination in Segovia, however, the approximate price will be 120€.
Be aware that at night and during holidays the taxi fare will be a little higher.
Madrid Taxi prices
day time (05:00 - 24:00)
night time (00:00 - 05:00)
atocha train station
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Where do I get it from?
Taxis are readily available directly outside of the arrivals terminal at all 4 terminals at Madrid airport. You can easily find them as they are all white with a red stripe across the door.
As the taxis at Madrid airport run 24/7 you can catch one no matter what time of day you land. They are also the only mode of transport that runs directly from Madrid airport to Segovia. However, you may still need to wait in line to get your taxi.
Taking a taxi from Madrid airport is by far the quickest and most convenient transfer option, but it can be expensive. If you have a little time on your hands, and are only traveling with one piece of luggage, you may wish to choose a different mode of transportation.
Taxis in Madrid airport can fit up to 4 people with 3 pieces of luggage
Make sure your driver resets the taximeter before you leave the airport.
Be sure to carry cash as most drivers can't accept card payments.
The prices of taxis increase at night and during the holidays.
How to get from Madrid Airport to Segovia by Metro
There is no direct metro line from Madrid airport to Segovia, you will need to make a change in the centre. Take pink metro line 8 from Terminal 4 to the Nuevos Ministerios station, then from there switch to the regional RENFE train to Segovia. The total price of the journey will be 17.90€ and will take around 150 minutes.
There is an average waiting time of 10 minutes.
The metro runs from 6:00 until 1:30
How much is the Metro from Madrid-Barajas Airport to Segovia?
A one-way ticket from Madrid airport to the Nuevos Ministerios station costs 5€ and a one-way ticket from the Nuevos Ministerios station to Segovia costs 12.90€. The total price for this journey will be 17.90€.
Where do I get it from?
The metro station that connects to line 8 is located inside Terminal 4. If you land in Terminal 1, 2 or 3 you will need to catch the free airport shuttle to Terminal 4 and follow the clearly marked signposts down to the metro station on level -1.
As there is no direct line to Segovia, taking the metro from Madrid airport isn't a very convenient option. Also, if you arrive after 1:30 there is absolutely no metro service at all.
Metro line 8
Metro from Madrid airpot to Nuevos Ministerios Station
If you don't have a lot of luggage to travel with, taking the metro can be a great budget transfer option. However, if you are in a rush to reach your destination I would suggest using a different mode of transportation.
There are ticket machines available in the subway station in Madrid airport.
Be sure to buy your ticket before getting on the train.
Keep an eye on your belongings at all times on the metro.
There is no metro service after 1:30.
How to get from Madrid Airport to Segovia by train
There is no direct train line from Madrid airport to Segovia, you will need to make a change in the city centre. Take the C-1 RENFE train from Terminal 4 at Madrid airport to the Chamartin station. From there you will switch to a different RENFE line that will take you directly to Segovia. The price of the journey is 15.50€ and the total travel time is around 130 minutes.
There is an average waiting time of 15 minutes.
Trains at Madrid airport run from 6:00 until 23:33
How much is the train from Madrid Airport to Segovia?
The train from Madrid airport to the Chamartin station costs 2.60€ for a one-way ticket, then the train from Chamartin station to Segovia costs 12.90€ one-way. The total price for this journey is 15.50€.
Where do I get it from?
The C-1 line connects to Terminal 4 on the -1 level of the arrivals floor. If you land in Terminal 1, 2 or 3, you will need to take the free airport shuttle bus to Terminal 4.
As there is no direct train from Madrid airport to Segovia this is a rather inconvenient transfer option. You will need to wait for two different trains, and if you arrive in Terminal 1, 2 or 3, you will also need to take an extra shuttle bus.
Train line from Madrid Airport to Chamartin station