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Current time inMadrid 
Day length14:39:57
Golden hour morning06:31:20
Golden hour evening22:11:13
Sunrise07:01:18
Sunset21:41:15
Transit14:21:17
Civil twilight begin06:31:20
Civil twilight end22:11:13
Nautical twilight begin05:51:59
Nautical twilight end22:50:35
Astronomical twilight begin05:07:38
Astronomical twilight end23:34:55

Understanding different times of day is important for many people, including photographers, astronomers, and sailors. Here is a brief overview of various periods that can be useful in different contexts.

Golden Hour: This is the time of morning and evening when the light is most soft and warm, making it ideal for photography. Golden Hour usually occurs just before sunset and after sunrise.

Sunrise and Sunset: These are the moments when the sun appears and disappears beyond the horizon. These moments can be particularly important for navigation and determining the time of day.

Transit: This is the time when the sun reaches its highest position in the sky. It usually occurs around midday.

Civil, Nautical, and Astronomical Twilight: These are different stages between full daylight and full darkness. Civil twilight marks the time when it is bright enough for most outdoor activities. Nautical twilight is the time when sailors can determine their location by measuring the height of stars above the horizon. Astronomical twilight is the time when the sky is dark enough for observing stars and galaxies.

Please note that specific times for each of these periods may vary depending on the season and location, so it is important to regularly check up-to-date information for your location.

Continent:EuropePolitical Union:European Union
Country:SpainAutonomous Region, Region:Madrid
City:MadridTimezone Name:Europe/Madrid
Country Flag:🇪🇸Postal Code at Coord.:28013
Calling Code:34Currency Symbol:
Currency Name:EuroCurrency ISO Code:EUR
Road Info Speed In:km/hTraffic Side:right
Population:Madrid (3255944)
1000 m

Statistics for Madrid

Business freedom
Business freedom: 7.1196666666667
Business freedom76
Business freedom (score)0.6836
Freedom from corruption60
Freedom from corruption (score)0.5907
Lack of labor restrictions51.7
Lack of labor restrictions (score)0.3043
Time to open a business13
Time to open a business (score)0.8616
City Size
Urban area population (millions)10.0703
Population density in people/sq km in UA center.5286.359375
Population density in people/sq km over full UA as defined by bounding box.486.92871921992
Climate
Average day length (hours)12.7
Average number of clear days per year94
Average high temperature (Celsius)19.4
Average low temperature (Celsius)9.7
Average daily solar radiation (Mj/m²)19.6
Weather typeMediterran Climate
Cost of Living
Cost of Living: 6.249
Inflation (score)0.6249
A kilogram of apples2.3 $ (2.1 €)
Bread0.54 $ (0.5 €)
A Cappuccino2.7 $ (2.5 €)
Movie ticket11 $ (10.1 €)
Monthly fitness club membership46 $ (42.2 €)
A beer1 $ (0.9 €)
Monthly public transport71 $ (65.2 €)
Lunch13 $ (11.9 €)
5km taxi ride9.1 $ (8.4 €)
Price of a meal at a restaurant68.72 $ (63.1 €)
Leisure & Culture
Leisure & Culture: 9.338
Art galleries (score)0.8667
Art galleries78
Cinemas (score)0.66
Cinemas120
Comedy clubs (score)0.7738
Comedy clubs72
Concerts (score)0.6914
Concert venues173
Historical sites (score)0.9888
Historical sites268
Museums (score)0.8788
Museums134
Performing arts (score)0.7942
Performing art venues142
Sports (score)0.8232
Sport venues124
Zoos (score)0.8206
Zoos16
Economy
Economy: 4.296
Currency for urban areaEUR
Currency exchange rate per US dollar for urban area0.8464429118
GDP growth rate0.01389
GDP growth rate (score)0.3143
GDP per capita33711.409 $ (30948.8 €)
GDP per capita (score)0.5449
Education
Education: 4.2915
Percent of happy students0.85392338986563
Percent of top performers in PISA math test0.080005380900065
Percent of low performers in PISA math test0.23605403861409
Country mean scores in PISA math test490.83763183525
Percent of top performers in PISA reading test0.055192758812732
Percent of low performers in PISA reading test0.18342983446093
Country mean scores in PISA reading test487.93918159778
Percent of top performers in PISA science test0.0480753825117
Percent of low performers in PISA science test0.15698434809695
Country mean scores in PISA science test496.44582282445
PISA math ranking (high school)24
PISA ranking22
PISA ranking (high school) (score)0.7518
PISA reading (high school)17
PISA science (high school)21
University quality (score)0.1065
Best university in rankingAutonomous University of Madrid
Best university ranking375
Healthcare
Healthcare: 8.6283333333333
Healthcare expenditure (score)0.7537
Life expectancy (years)82.831
Life expectancy (score)0.9682
Healthcare quality (score)0.8666
Housing
Housing: 6.414
Large apartment1500 $ (1377.1 €)
Medium apartment1200 $ (1101.7 €)
Small apartment870 $ (798.7 €)
Rent index (score)0.6522
Internal application use
Percent of elderly people (65+ years) in country0.001785
Life expectancy at birth in country81.7
Median age in country42.3
Unemployment rate in country0.00197
Job Market
Maximum amount paid by employer as social security taxes per employee1233 $ (1132 €)
Employer social security taxes per employee0.3015
Startup salary0.4156
Startup salary37884 $ (34779.4 €)
Language
English skills56.66
English skills (score)0.5666
Spoken languagesSpanish, Catalan
Tolerance
Tolerance: 7.665
LGBT adoption rights✔ Legal
LGBT age of consent✔ Equal
LGBT gender changing rights✔ Legal, surgery not required
LGBT conversion therapy regulations✖ Not banned
LGBT discrimination legality✔ Illegal
LGBT blood donation regulations✔ Legal
LGBT employment discrimination legalitySexual orientation only
LGBT homosexuality rights✔ Legal
LGBT housing discrimination legality✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT marriage rights✔ Legal
Homosexuality acceptance (percent of the surveyed population in favor)0.88
LGBT Equality Index91.99
LGBT Equality Index (score)0.9437
Tolerance towards minorities (score)0.5893
Internet Access
Internet Access: 6.241
Download speed (Mbps)34.6125
Internet access (download) (score)0.5149
Upload speed (Mbps)22.685
Internet access (upload) (score)0.7333
Outdoors
Outdoors: 6.22
Urban area elevation (meters)663
Presence of hills in city1
Presence of mountains in city1
Median peak in meters1523.857
Elevation (hills or mountains) (score)0.4793
Water access (score)0.7647
Environmental Quality
Environmental Quality: 5.5655
Air quality (score)0.3135
Cleanliness (score)0.5112
Drinking water quality (score)0.8245
Urban greenery (score)0.577
Safety
Safety: 7.7925
Crime rate (score)0.6127
Gun-related deaths per 100,000 residents per year0.62
Lack of gun related deaths (score)0.9847
Guns per 100 residents10.4
Lack of guns (score)0.9458
Lack of guns and gun-related deaths (score)0.9653
Startups
Coworking spaces (score)0.6137
Startup events104
Number of startup events in the last 12 months716
Startup events (score)0.676
Total number of startups1172
Number of upcoming meetup events110
Meetup groups200
Meetups members186186
Meetups (score)0.8431
Number of investors137
Coworking spaces on WorkFrom.co72
Taxation
Taxation: 3.894
Profit tax (%% of profit)0.49
Effective company profit tax rate on payouts as dividends (score)0.4517
Income tax level (score)0.3271
VAT (Sales Tax)0.21
Time overhead to file company taxes152
Commute
Commute: 5.28575
Human city page152
Traffic handling (score)0.6772
Travel Connectivity
Travel Connectivity: 5.8555
Airport hub158
Airport hub (score)0.6868
Intercity train connectivity (score)0.4843
Venture Capital
Venture Capital: 4.79
Venture capital (score)0.479
Funding accelerator namesStartupbootcamp Madrid, TopSeedsLab
Number of funding accelerators2

Alternative names (city, town) Madrid

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Nearest airports

1
Big airport
Leganés, Madrid Barajas International Airport
Barajas, Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, 28042, España
13 km
2
Medium airport
Aeropuerto de Salamanca, Carretera de Madrid, Machacón, Salamanca, Castilla y León, 37893, España
163 km
3
Medium airport
Aeropuerto de Valladolid, Camino los Ángeles, Aeropuerto, Villanubla, Valladolid, Castilla y León, 47620, España
173 km
4
Medium airport
Aeropuerto de Burgos, 107, Inbisa Villafría, Polígono Industrial Burgos Este, V2, Burgos, Castilla y León, 09007, España
216 km
5
Medium airport
Aeropuerto de Zaragoza, Plaza España, Garrapinillos, Zaragoza, Aragón, 50190, España
263 km
6
Medium airport
Vitoria,Foronda
Aeropuerto de Vitoria/Gasteizko aireportua, Alibarra kalea/Calle Alibarra, Gobeo, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Gasteizko kuadrilla/Cuadrilla de Vitoria, Araba/Álava, Euskadi, 01010, España
286 km
7
Medium airport
Aeródromo Militar de León, Calle del Ermitaño, La Virgen del Camino, Valverde de la Virgen, León, Castilla y León, 24198, España
291 km
8
Medium airport
Aeropuerto Internacional de Valencia, Llegadas, Manises, l'Horta Sud, València / Valencia, Comunitat Valenciana, 46940, España
293 km
9
Bragança Airport
Medium airport
Aeródromo Municipal de Bragança, EN 218-3, Sacoias, Baçal, Bragança, 5300-367, Portugal
298 km
10
Medium airport
Aeropuerto de Pamplona - Noáin, Calle Santa Elena, Esquíroz / Ezkirotz, Esquíroz, Galar, Iruñerria / Comarca de Pamplona, Navarra - Nafarroa, 31191, España
313 km

Baggage storage

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Order Transfer - Airport

Transfer to and from the airport is an important part of your journey, ensuring comfort and peace of mind for the traveler. Booking an airport transfer can be done in various formats that suit any needs and budgets.

Airport transfer is a service that allows you to reach your destination without any additional stress or worries. You won't have to queue for a taxi or figure out unfamiliar public transportation. All you need to do is pre-book your airport transfer, providing all the necessary details: date and time of arrival or departure, number of passengers, destination address, and so on.

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With a wide range of transfer services available, you can book vehicles of various classes, from economy to premium, or even a minivan for larger groups. There are also special services, such as transfer for people with limited mobility or VIP transfer with a personal driver.

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In general, airport transfer services offer convenience, time savings, and a stress-free experience. Make use of all the search options available to find the most suitable option for you.

Rent a Car

Renting a car is a convenient way to maintain your independence on the road. Whether it's a business trip, vacation, or any other need, car rental allows you to move on your own terms and manage your time more efficiently.

Booking a car rental is a simple process that starts with choosing the right rental agency. By entering search queries like "car rental", "rent a car", "car rental near me", or "long-term car rental", you can explore various offers on the market.

If you're arriving in a city by plane, renting a car at the airport may be the most convenient solution. Look for keywords like "car rental at the airport", "airport car rental", or "car rental at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport" to find the best deals right on the spot.

Depending on your needs, you can book a car of a specific class, model, or brand. Use keywords like "sports car rental", "luxury car rental", or "rent an SUV" to display specific types of vehicles.

Keep in mind that there may be specific requirements for renting a car, including age restrictions, valid driver's license, and driving experience. To stay informed about all the details, try using keywords like "car rental conditions", "requirements for renting a car", or "car rental rules".

In general, car rental can be a convenient and cost-effective solution for many travelers. Use all available search tools to find the best offer and make your journey as comfortable as possible.

Sightseeing tours in Madrid

Take advantage of the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the atmosphere of historic cities, cozy villages, and thrilling local attractions with our exclusive sightseeing tour offer. Our travel guide website to countries and interesting places serves as your reliable compass in the world of travel, opening doors to the past, present, and future of the most magical corners of our planet. Booking tours in Madrid is simple and convenient. Just a few steps: select a tour that reflects your interests and preferences from our diverse catalog, place your order, and make a payment. All necessary information, including a detailed tour program and group gathering instructions, will be promptly sent to your email. Don't miss the chance to enrich your life experience by exploring the hidden corners of the world accompanied by experienced guides. Allow yourself to discover new horizons, meet like-minded individuals, and gather unforgettable impressions that will become vivid colors in the palette of your life. With our unique offers, traveling becomes not just a rest but a real adventure and discovery. Book your tour today and start your unforgettable journey!
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List of Populated places near Madrid

In this section of our website, you will find a list of settlements, cities, municipalities, and villages located a short distance from Madrid. Here you will find detailed information about each, including nearby hotels, tours that will reveal the historical significance, cultural features, and attractions of these places. This list of settlements will be useful for those planning to travel around the area in search of something new and who want to discover unique places located near Madrid. A guide to these enchanting settlements will help you plan your travel route and enrich your experience with unique impressions.

1
Sol
~ 62 m.
2
Madrid Centro
~ 202 m.
3
Centro
~ 248 m.
4
Las Cortes
~ 494 m.
5
Opera
~ 565 m.
6
La Latina
~ 679 m.
7
Embajadores
~ 807 m.
8
Chueca
~ 901 m.
9
Justicia
~ 940 m.
10
Lavapiés
~ 947 m.
11
Palacio
~ 982 m.
12
Malasaña
~ 1025 m.
13
El Rastro
~ 1088 m.
14
Universidad
~ 1089 m.
15
Alonso Martínez
~ 1238 m.
16
Comunidad de Madrid
~ 1403 m.
17
Bilbao
~ 1410 m.
18
Jerónimos
~ 1506 m.
19
Palos de Moguer
~ 1591 m.
20
Serrano
~ 1677 m.
21
Recoletos
~ 1679 m.
22
Retiro
~ 1691 m.
23
Provincia de Madrid
~ 1714 m.
24
Acacias
~ 1761 m.
25
Imperial
~ 1762 m.
26
Trafalgar
~ 1822 m.
27
Argüelles
~ 1836 m.
28
Arganzuela
~ 1890 m.
29
Atocha
~ 1940 m.

List of places within a short radius of Madrid

In this section, we are pleased to offer you a curated selection of interesting places located near the coordinates specified on the map (open the map in a modal window) within the limits of the settlement Madrid. Among other things, our list includes such facilities as museums, bars, restaurants, and cafes, beaches (if the settlement is located in a coastal area), shopping and entertainment centers, parks, gardens, and squares for enjoyable walks, tourist attractions, viewing platforms with magnificent views, picturesque mountains, sports stadiums, airports for the convenience of travelers, theaters, and concert halls for lovers of cultural leisure, as well as palaces, churches, monasteries, and other historically significant places, adding a special flair to your journey. We regularly update and expand our catalog, striving to provide the most comprehensive and up-to-date information. However, if you did not find the place you are interested in, please be understanding: it may already be in the process of being added to our database.

1
Puerta del Sol
~ 64 m.
4
Puerta del Sol
~ 90 m.
5
Kilómetro 0
~ 109 m.
6
La Mallorquina
~ 192 m.
7
Teatro La Comedia
~ 202 m.
8
Teatro Muñoz Seca
~ 214 m.
10
Teatro Espanol
~ 238 m.
11
Casino de Madrid
~ 243 m.
12
The Roof
~ 245 m.
13
Plaza Santa Ana
~ 249 m.
14
Cinco Gremios Mayores
~ 250 m.
15
Plaza del Carmen
~ 262 m.
16
Puerta del Sol
~ 275 m.
17
Palacio de Gaviria
~ 305 m.
21
Palacio de Santa Cruz
~ 358 m.
24
Edificio Telefonica
~ 392 m.
25
Ateneo de Madrid
~ 402 m.
26
Museo ICO
~ 404 m.
27
Fundacion Telefonica
~ 412 m.
28
Casa de La Panadería
~ 414 m.
29
Plaza Mayor
~ 424 m.
30
Casino Gran Vía
~ 424 m.
31
Gran Via
~ 425 m.
32
Plaza de Callao
~ 469 m.
33
Teatro de la Zarzuela
~ 475 m.
35
Palacio de las Cortes
~ 502 m.
37
Carrion Building
~ 532 m.
39
Mercado de San Miguel
~ 561 m.
41
4A Olmo Apartments
~ 571 m.
43
Teatro Real Cinema
~ 579 m.
46
Plaza Santa Domingo
~ 644 m.
49
Plaza de la Villa
~ 653 m.
51
Torre de los Lujanes
~ 665 m.
52
Teatro Real
~ 676 m.
53
Casa de Cisneros
~ 691 m.
54
Teatro Real
~ 698 m.
55
Banco de España
~ 713 m.
57
Plaza de Neptuno
~ 726 m.
58
Banco de España
~ 735 m.
59
San Pedro el Real
~ 741 m.
60
Madrid Kongresscenter
~ 752 m.

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