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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Madrid-​Puerta de Atocha Train Station

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to experience the train travelling at 300Km/hr. That's why we had chosen this. Our decision was worth it. The Atocha station is clean, modern & traveler-friendly. You will find lot of food stalls to eat from. Renfe Experience was also awesome. We were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank YashS740
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to give our travel agent credit for recommending the AVE train to travel from Madrid to Barcelona. The train station was only a few miles from our hotel, so it made sense to just take a private car to the station. We made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnnnita
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

The trains themselves are fast sleek and modern. Also comfortable. The station is spacious with many comfortable chairs. However the ticketing system is chaotic. And this keys down the whole system. There are several different ticket sales points spread across this wide area of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DavidBCambridgeUK
Reviewed January 3, 2019

After waiting for over an hour in a queue (with about 130 customers ahead of me in the queue) to book a fast train to Seville in advance the number of open ticket booths/consultants was reduced from 4 to 1. At this stage there were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rean d
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We took a train from Cordoba to Madrid and had selected Wheelchair user on board. Upon reaching Madrid Atocha, we were greeted by the staff at the train door. Awesome coz it's so timely. He also helped to carry our bags without hesitation until the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank haryatijamil
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We came and went through Atocha station 3 times in our stay in Spain. The station buildings are worth a look. especially the former station roof, which is quite a grand structure. The Consigna for storage of our luggage while we went down to Toledo...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank evets1232016
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

I thought I would put something on here as we struggled to locate the airport express bus stop at Atocha station, signposting isn't their forté!!! And we couldn't find where it was online! So there seems to be two main buildings for the station, a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank imtreacle
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Puerta de Atocha station is a central hub for Renfe train passengers, departing/arriving from all over the country to a historical building (Walls of Philip IV). It was rebuilt just before the turn of the twentieth century, and tens of millions of passengers pass through...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

I wanted to visit Toledo for a day out and read that the best way would be to catch a RENFE train from Atocha station and it would only take half an hour. I didn't expect it to be quite so stunning. The station was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Heather S
Reviewed August 24, 2018

The Madrid Atocha train station is quite a site. Their is full garden in the center of the station that is surrounded by places to dine, and relax while you wait for your train. We took the Renfe Hi speed train from Madrid to Seville...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 2marcopolos
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