Deciding to go on a long journey through sunny Spain, knowing that you are arriving at the largest airport in Madrid, the question arises: “What about getting to the city and what transport to choose?”. Take, without hesitation, car rental directly from the airport of Madrid.Our company provides premium car rental services, both for a short period and for a long time. You have the opportunity to rent a car with delivery to any place in Madrid, for example at Barajas airport.
In the car park of Solo rent a car you will see a huge variety of cars for different tastes. For example, for ease of movement in the streets of Madrid and for lovers of dynamics we recommend MINI Cooper. For connoisseurs of classics and guarantees, proven by time, the ideal BMW or Mersedes. If you like a ride on a car with a breeze, get a light tan, and, without leaving the car, explore Madrid, then there is no better offer than a car like a convertible. And lovers of thrills and with the desire to ride through the mountainous areas will like the SUV. Ferrari, Bentley, Lexus and many other models of cars of different brands are presented to your attention.
Our consultants will select the car, according to the stated requirements, preferences and arriving at the airport the selected model will be in the specified location. A checkout rental will take no more than 15 minutes. You need to submit an application on the site, and our managers will contact you to clarify the details. You must specify that you need a car to the airport of Madrid. For convenience and comfort, almost all of our cars are equipped with an automatic transmission and have Spanish numbers. In addition, the machines have a motion sensor. Therefore, we always know where you are. Be sure to specify the flight number at the time of booking. This is necessary in order for a company employee to deliver the car to the airport on time if your flight is delayed or transferred. If you did not give this information to us, but the flight was postponed to an earlier time, then immediately inform us about it and then you will not expect a car at the airport. If you have questions during the rental, contact the office in Madrid, our specialists will be happy to help.
But there are a number of requirements that must be considered. The most important thing is the necessary documents. You must have with you your passport of your country and foreign, visa and credit cards for making a deposit. And in the period of the whole trip around Madrid and renting, carry a lease agreement with you so that there are no problems. If besides you, there are still drivers. That is the opportunity to enter into the contract up to 5 additional drivers. When you receive a car at the airport, you must have your passport, your driver's license and additional drivers, credit card to make a deposit, in turn, you will receive an agreement drawn up in accordance with the laws of Spain and the keys to the car. Driving experience should be from 1 year. The return of the deposit occurs within a day, after the end of the rental car. Consider that we set the limit of the car run. Purchase additional kilometers with a 50 percent discount, but that is if you take care of this in advance. By the way, if you plan to go beyond the borders of Spain, then do not worry, this is possible with us. You just need to inform about this at the time of booking. Also, you are not obliged to return the car to the airport of Madrid, and you can arrange to return to any convenient place. The main condition is not to linger. The maximum delay time is 3 hours.
On a rented car, all routes to Madrid are open in front of you, starting at the airport.
Arriving at the airport of Madrid, do not rush to leave it immediately. Since 2014, the airport has acquired the name of the first Prime Minister Adolfo Suarez. The airport has 4 terminals. Barajas Airport became the fourth busiest in Europe in 2008. It also serves as a link between the Iberian Peninsula and the rest of Europe. No more than 13 km from the airport, the distance to the center of Madrid. The city can be reached by subway, bus or taxi. But you do not need it, because you have an advantage. You have issued a car rental in Madrid from the airport.
The capital is the largest of the cities of Spain. Madrid is 667 m above sea level. Due to this, the climate is hot in summer with almost no rain, but winter is much colder than other cities of the peninsula. And snowfall is an annual phenomenon.
In Madrid, a large number of immigrants, thanks to which the population of the city already has about 3 million people.
The founding of Madrid is considered to be 852 years after the creation of the fortress of Al Qassar. The Muslims who lived around gave him the name Mairit. In 1202, Madrid became the official city. Since 1561, the capital of Spain was moved to Madrid. The 17th century is considered the “golden” century for the city. Carlos III developed it in a scientific and cultural way. In 1983, Madrid became free.
After getting from the airport to Madrid by car from the rental start your journey with a tour of the monuments.
If on the first day after the flight you are not in the mood to drive around in a lot of places by car and overcome long distances, that is a great offer. Leaving Madrid Airport by car, go to the most concentrated places of interest on 1 square meter place - “Paseo del Arte” (Golden Triangle of Arts). For most tourists, this is the main purpose of the trip to Madrid. The advantage is its location, near the airport. What is this place famous for? Al Prado Boulevard houses the three main museums of Madrid: the Prado Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum and the Reina Sofia Museum.
King Ferdinand VII in 1819 ordered to open a museum of paintings in Madrid for public viewing. He was the second after the Louvre. Here you will see the works: Goya, Rubens, Raphael, Velasquez and other celebrities. There are also a small number of paintings by artists from Italy, France, etc. Make a photo inside will not work, as it is prohibited by the rules of the visit. The business card is a picture of Diego Velázquez- “Menin”, where you can see the image and the author.
As many as three generations of Thyssen collected a collection of paintings. And only a year later, Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, headed the family business, continued the work of his ancestors. But the collection came to Madrid only in 1985, thanks to his wife Carmen. She transferred most of the collection to Madrid, which was first rented, and in 1993 bought by Spain, and, according to estimates, several times cheaper than the true cost. In 1992, a museum was opened in the Palace Villaermos in Madrid, and is named after the baron. And after his death, his wife Carmen continued the work of her husband. And she collected her own collection, which since 2004 has been exhibited in a separate building. On the territory of the museum there is a famous sculpture of a child called “Night” by Antonio López Garcia. Here you can not take pictures. The special value of the collection is that it covers 8 centuries in all areas of painting.
And the last, from the famous trio, the museum of Madrid. The main difference from his fellows is that modern art objects are exhibited here. Named after the queen who reigned in those years. Here are exclusively Spanish paintings.
It differs in appearance. It used to be a hospital, but it was rebuilt and now it is a modern building that attracts with two glass towers with elevators. From the cockpit offers a gorgeous view of Madrid. Near the entrance, tourists can admire the sculpture of Sanchez. Photos in the museum are not prohibited, except for the halls, where the most famous works of Pablo Picasso and the most important, for Spain, the picture is “Guernica”. It depicts the tragedy of the city of Guernica, which was destroyed during the civil war. In mid-1937, 6,000 bombs were dropped on the city, which buried more than 2,000 people.
After seeing the sights near the Madrid airport, do not forget that you still travel by car. After spending a few days in Madrid, going around all the streets, shops, shopping centers. Having bought souvenirs with symbols of Madrid, he can simply pall you. But you do not want this. Go to your luxury car in the surroundings.
If you arrived in the evening in Spain, you can immediately depart from the airport to Segovia. For the fastest sightseeing, take a hot air balloon flight. And if you fly at sunset, then an extraordinary view. In Madrid, you will not see this. You can organize a romantic trip, and you can go up to the height of a bird's flight with a large company, the balls are of different sizes. After the flight, go to the hotel. In the morning, take a walk around the area. And on a rented car, you can see much more.
And this is only Segovia. And in the neighboring cities even more history of Spain. Having a rented car at your disposal, all you need to do is choose your own route in Madrid. And all questions related to rent, leave us.
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