Category: Public Transport

Autobuses urbanos en la Plaza Callao

EMT – Madrid City Bus Service

The Municipal Transport Company of Madrid, EMT for short of (Empresa Municipal de Transportes), is a corporation owned by the Madrid City Council, responsible for the provision of public collective urban transport for the city of Madrid. The EMT is integrated into the Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid, the institutional entity responsible for the […]

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Intercambiador de Moncloa, autobuses interurbanos

Madrid Intercity Bus Network

The intercity bus network of Madrid, called “Autobuses Interurbanos, is composed of a set of lines connecting the municipalities of this region each operated by public or private companies under a government concession from Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid (Regional Transport Consortium of Madrid.) This network was integrated on December 31, 2007, by 459 […]

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Tren de cercanías RENFE Madrid

Commuter Trains in Madrid

The commuter rail service for Madrid, the capital and its metropolitan area is called “Cercanías Madrid“. This network now extends across most of the Community of Madrid, reaching  localities bordering the provinces of Guadalajara, Segovia, and in the future, also Toledo. This service is operated Cercanías Renfe, the commuter rail division of RENFE. This rail system, […]

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Estación de Metro de Delicias, Madrid

Madrid Metro, Brief History and Photos

The Madrid Metro is the sixth longest underground passenger transport in the world, although the city of Madrid, is just the 60th,  in the ranking of population. The growth of Metro de Madrid in the last 20 years, has been very rapid. The first line of the Madrid Metro started operating on the 17th, October […]

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Estación de Atocha - AVE

AVE – Spanish High Speed Railway Network

The central station for the AVE (Spanish High Speed Rail​​), is Atocha Station. As seen in the picture, inside the old station, with an area of ​​4,000 square meters (4,783 yd²), is a large greenhouse containing an interesting botanical garden with 7,200 plants of 260 different tropical and subtropical, species. Some notes to mention, of […]

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