EC-TEL 2015 will take place at Hotel Beatriz in Toledo, Spain.
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Hotel Beatriz Toledo Auditorium & Spa ****
Concilios de Toledo s/n
45005 Toledo, Spain
Phone: (+34) 925 26 91 00
The Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport is the nearest airport to Toledo with connections to most major cities in Europe. Once at the airport, take a taxi, metro or train (cercanías) to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, the main train station in Madrid. From this station, there are high-speed trains connecting to Toledo approximately every hour with a travel time of 33 minutes.
Alternatively you could take a taxi from the airport directly to Toledo for about 100-120€, although it is convenient to negotiate first with the taxi driver.
Going from the Airport to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
- Taxi: You can take a taxi from the Airport to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha train station. It takes about 20-25 minutes depending on the traffic. There is a flat rate of 30€ for any taxi going from the airport to the city center.
- Metro (map): You can take the metro from terminals T2 or T4 to Atocha Renfe. Those arriving to terminals T1 or T3 should go to the metro train station located at terminal 2. Once in the metro you would need to commute twice, at Nuevos Ministerios from line 8 (pink) to line 10 (dark blue) and at Tribunal from line 10 (dark blue) to line 1 (light blue), and then get off the metro at Atocha Renfe. Travel time is about 45 minutes and the price is 5€.
- Train (cercanías) (map): You can take the cercanías only from terminal T4 at the airport. There is free shuttle bus connecting terminals T1, T2 and T3 with terminal T4. Then you need to get off the train at Atocha train station. Travel time in cercanías from T4 to Atocha is about 25 minutes with trains departing every 30 minutes, and the price is 2.60€.
Going from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Toledo train station
You can take a high-speed train to Toledo. Travel time is approximately 33 minutes with trains departing almost every hour. The price of the single ticket is 12.90€, although you could buy a return ticket for 20.60€. Check the website www.renfe.com to see the schedule.
Going from Toledo train station to Hotel Beatriz
Once in Toledo you can take a taxi to the hotel. It will take you about 5-10 minutes and a price of 6-10€.
(*) Alternative way for travelling from Madrid to Toledo by bus
There is an alternative way to go from Madrid to Toledo by bus, although it takes more time. Buses to Toledo depart from Madrid-Plaza Elíptica almost every 30 minutes. Travel time from the airport to Plaza Elíptica is about 50-55 minutes by metro (lines 8, 9 and 6). Travel time from Plaza Elíptica to Toledo is about 1 hour. Please have a look at the bus company www.alsa.es to see the schedule.