Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism of the University of Alcalá
How to get Alcalá de Henares – UAH?
From Madrid city
From the stations of Chamartín, Nuevos Ministerios, Recoletos and Atocha, there are suburban trains on lines C2 and C7 (Chamartín/Alcalá de Henares/Guadalajara) that go to the station of Alcalá de Henares. The train schedules can be found on the Renfe website.
Departure frequency is approximately every 5-8 minutes during rush hour and every 10-20 minutes the rest of the hours. The estimated time from Atocha to Alcalá de Henares is 37 minutes.
The Campus can also be reached by the Civis Train, with a considerable time saving over the conventional line service.
From Madrid (Avenida de América exchanger), buses of the company “ALSA” depart to Alcalá de Henares. The time spent on this route is approximately 30 minutes.
From Madrid you can reach Alcalá de Henares by the A-2 highway, Madrid-Barcelona. There are several exits that serve to enter the city, although the first of them is number 23, which serves to reach the center of the city and the various buildings located in the historic center.
From Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport
Line 824 departs from Terminals I and II of the airport and passes through Avenida Complutense, Puerta de Madrid (near the congress venue and hotels). Barajas Airport has three stops: the airport services area and terminals T1 and T2, where you can connect with the stop of Metro line 8, Airport T1-T2-T3.
This is the fastest and most direct way of transport. To access the city of Alcalá de Henares, it is necessary to follow the N-II (Madrid-Barcelona Highway). The approximate price of a cab ride from the airport is between 35 € and 50 €.