Transportation & accomodation

Airports and train connections  

 

There are four airport available: Madrid, Jerez, Seville and Malaga. Madrid is the main hub and international airport. Málaga has a lot of international fligths mainly connected to  northern European contries.

The closest airport is the Jerez airport, approximately 40 km north of the Cádiz city. It offers regular domestic flights to Madrid and Barcelona as well as scheduled and seasonal charter flights to different European destinations.  There are also airports in Madrid, Seville and Malaga.

 

1) FLYING TO MADRID  INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

 

How to  get Cadiz by train from  Madrid  

 

Every one and half hour there is a high-speed rail line (called ALVIA) from Madrid (ATOCHA Railway Station) to Cádiz city. The trip takes about 4 hours , depending on what  train that is taken. The train station is located directly in the city center of Cadiz close to the port.

 

From any terminal (T1, T2 or T·3) of the ADOLFO SUAREZ-BARAJAS international airport to the ATOCHA railway station in Madrid  you can either take a direct AIR EXPRESS SHUTTLE BUS (5 euros) ,  the UNDERGROUND  (Line 1, Atocha-Renfe, see  http://www.metromadrid.es/export/sites/metro/comun/documentos/planos/Planoesquematicoingles.pdf)  (1 euro) or a  TAXI (fixed rate of 30 euros).

 

ALVIA high-speed train, Timetable and prices: 

 

High-speed rail timeble and prices from Madrid to Cadiz (from 22 euros).

 

You can also get a regular domestic fligth from Madrid to Jerez airport. It takes about 40 minutes to arrive to Jerez airport.

 

2) FLYING TO JEREZ AIRPORT

 

How to get Cadiz city from the Jerez Airtport.  

 

The Jerez airport is connected to Cádiz by taxi, bus and train.

 

TAXIS are available at exits from the airport.

 

TRAIN SERVICE:  

 

Train is available from the Jerez airport to Cádiz (Line C1 and Sevilla-Cadiz train service). The train takes about 1 hr to reach Cádiz. The Cádiz railway station is located just outside the old center.  

Licenced taxis are available at exits from the train station.

 

Timetable Line C-1. Cádiz-Jerez Airport 

 

From the airport to Cádiz:

Monday to Friday: 7:26, 13:19 y 19:12.

Saturday, Sunday and festivos: 8:26, 13:19 y 19:12.

 

To the airport from Cádiz:

Monday to Friday: 6:15, 12:15 y 18:11.

Saturday, Sunday and festivos: 7:10, 12:15 y 18:11.

 

http://www.renfe.com/viajeros/cercanias/cadiz/index.html 

 

Timetable Seville-Cádiz line. Mid-distance trains, 

 

From the airport to Cádiz:

 

Monday to Friday, at 7:39; 9:29; 11:43; 13:45; 15:40; 17:41; 18:44 and 22:48.

Saturday, Sunday and holidays at 9:29, 11:43, 15:40, 17:41, 18:44 and 22:48.

 

To the airport from Cádiz:

 

Monday to Friday, at 5:40, 6:30, 9:40; 11:40; 14:40; 15:40; 17:40 and 18:40.

Saturday, Sunday and holidays, at 6:30, 11:40, 15:40, 17:40 and 18:40.

 

BUS LINES : 

 

M050 and M053 link the Jerez Airport to Cádiz. The bus journey to Cádiz takes 1 hour and 15 minutes. The ticket costs around 2€

 

The M-050 route runs direct between the airport and Jerez de la Frontera and Cádiz with scheduled stops at strategic points in both towns. This service runs every day of the week

 

The M-051 route connects the airport with Jerez de la Frontera and Cádiz via El Puerto de Santa María with scheduled stops at strategic points in both towns. This route runs only on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

 

Bus timetable: http://siu.cmtbc.es/es/horarios_corredor.php?corredor=40

Accomodation

Hotels in the old center close to the conference place:

-    Parador de Cádiz (4*)

-    Hotel Casa de las Cuatro Torres

-    Hotel Senator Cádiz Spa (3*)

-    Hotel Las Cortes de Cádiz (3*)

-    Hotel la Catedral (3*)

-    Hotel Francia-París (3*)

 

Hotels outside the old center:

-    Hotel Playa Victoria (4*)

-    Hotel Tryp Cádiz La Caleta (4*)

-    Hotel Spa Cádiz Plaza (4*)

-    Hotel Puertatierra (4*)

 

Accommodation reservations should be handled directly by Congress participants.