Venue and Travel

The conference will take place at the UPM: Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos (Edificio Retiro), located at the heart of Madrid´s bustling city center: 

Address: 

UPM: Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos (Edificio Retiro)
Calle de Alfonso XII, 3, y 5, Retiro, 
28014, Madrid.

The venue is easily reached by public transportation, including train, multiple bus and subway lines. 
The closest train station is “Puerta de Atocha” and the closest subway station is “Atocha” (line 1). 

From Barajas airport to Madrid city (Atocha train station)

Second largest network in Europe with 302 stations, 220 with disabled access. There are two stations at Barajas airport, in Terminal 2 (T2) and Terminal 4 (T4). 
Ticket price: between €4.50 and €6.00.

Running from 5:30am-11:50pm. When arriving by Terminal 4 (T4), the fastest alternative to get to Atocha.
Ticket price: € 2.50.

Bus line 203: Running every 15-20 minutes 24h/365d. Highly recommended if carrying heavy or large luggage. Ticket price: € 5.00.
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Taxi: The most comfortable, fastest but also the most expensive option. Flat rate from the airport to Madrid city center: € 30.00.