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Seattle to Madrid Flights
While Seattle is home to several airports, the only one that handles commercial flights is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Also known as Sea-Tac, this airport is responsible for all incoming flights, along with flights from Seattle. Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and US Airways are a few airlines that operate out of this airport. Located in SeaTac, Washington, the airport sits along the intersection of three state routes: 99, 518, and 509. Though the airport has three terminals, only the Concourse Terminal and North Satellite Terminal handle domestic flights. The South Satellite Terminal specializes in international flights. It's just a short drive from the airport to downtown.
When you need to reach your hotel quickly, head for the public transportation system, which consists of Sound Transit and Metro Transit. The buses and light rails only cost a few dollars, and you can visit the sales counter at any station to purchase tickets for your trip. The light rail system drops passengers directly at some of the top hotels in the downtown area. Seattle uses a grid system for its roads, which makes finding your hotel easy if you drive. You can use the Orbitz.com sign to look for rental cars from the airport.
If you visit during the spring, winter, or fall, you need a warm coat and an umbrella. Though the city does not get snow, it does get a high amount of rain during these seasons, and temperatures that can drop below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The summer is much warmer, with temperatures in the high 70s and less rainfall.
Seattle is home to dozens of cultural activities and attractions, including the Seattle International Film Festival, the Henry Art Galley, the Woodland Park Zoo, and the Seattle Underground Tour, which takes you through older parts of the city. When you look for flights from Seattle on Orbitz.com, take a few minutes to look for other low-cost attractions in the city.
Traveling is a cinch when booking flights to Madrid with Orbitz.com. Madrid-Barajas Airport is the major airport serving Madrid, and it is located six miles from the Madrid city center. Over 49 million passengers make it through the airport each year. Adria Airways, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, and American Airlines all service Madrid-Barajas Airport.
Transportation at Madrid-Barajas Airport
Madrid-Barajas has several transportation options to help you get to your lodging. The Underground, bus, and train all serve the airport. The Metro Line 8 runs through the airport terminals and can get you to the city center in 15 minutes. Expect to pay $5 for a one-way fare. The bus is another option. It will take about 40 minutes to get to downtown Madrid from the airport, and fare is $3. The train is the most convenient option, taking only 10 minutes to get to the center of the city. Train fare is $2, and visitors can purchase a weekly or monthly pass.
Weather in Madrid
Madrid generally has mild weather. Winter time can be dry and cold. Temperatures can reach as low as 30 degrees F. You will want to pack warm sweaters if travelling during winter. Spring and fall are both mild, with temperatures averaging around 80 degrees F. Pack lightweight clothing during these seasons. Summers can get very hot with temperatures reaching 100 degrees F.
Popular Attractions in Madrid
Madrid has a variety of attractions and is home to several museums and galleries. Consider visiting Oliva Arauna and Guillermo de Osma, two of the most popular museums in Madrid. No trip to Madrid can be complete without a viewing of the traditional bullfight. Visit Plaza de Toros Monumental de las Ventas for a grand showing. Use Orbitz.com to book flights to Madrid so that you can have a trip of a lifetime.
Cheap flights from Seattle to Madrid
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Seattle to Madrid
|Leave Sat, Jun 1||Seattle (SEA)||Madrid (MAD)||Air France||$1,413|
|Return Tue, Jun 4||Madrid (MAD)||Seattle (SEA)||Air France|
Best one-week trip in June from Seattle to Madrid
|Leave Sat, Jun 15||Seattle (SEA)||Madrid (MAD)||KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||$1,688|
|Return Sat, Jun 22||Madrid (MAD)||Seattle (SEA)||KLM Royal Dutch Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Seattle to Madrid
|Leave Wed, Jul 31||Seattle (SEA)||Madrid (MAD)||Air Canada||$1,386|
|Return Wed, Aug 14||Madrid (MAD)||Seattle (SEA)||Air Canada|
Best one-week trip in July from Seattle to Madrid
|Leave Tue, Jul 2||Seattle (SEA)||Madrid (MAD)||Brussels Airlines||$1,579|
|Return Tue, Jul 9||Madrid (MAD)||Seattle (SEA)||Brussels Airlines|
More to explore for Seattle to Madrid
|United Airlines||SEA||MAD||Thu, Oct 10 - Wed, Nov 6||$1,123|
|Air Canada||SEA||MAD||Mon, Sep 2 - Tue, Oct 1||$1,126|
|British Airways||SEA||MAD||Sun, Dec 1 - Sun, Dec 15||$1,144|
|US Airways||SEA||MAD||Sun, Aug 25 - Sat, Sep 14||$1,150|
|Brussels Airlines||SEA||MAD||Wed, Sep 25 - Thu, Oct 24||$1,161|
|Iberia||SEA||MAD||Wed, Sep 25 - Thu, Oct 24||$1,167|
|American Airlines||SEA||MAD||Wed, Dec 11 - Sun, Dec 22||$1,169|
|Lufthansa||SEA||MAD||Wed, Sep 25 - Thu, Oct 24||$1,169|
|Delta Air Lines||SEA||MAD||Wed, Dec 11 - Sun, Dec 22||$1,191|
|Air France||SEA||MAD||Wed, Dec 11 - Sun, Dec 22||$1,191|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||SEA||MAD||Wed, Dec 11 - Sun, Dec 22||$1,233|
|TAP Portugal||SEA||MAD||Tue, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 24||$1,437|
|Alitalia||SEA||MAD||Sat, Jun 1 - Tue, Jun 4||$1,771|
|LOT Polish Airlines||SEA||MAD||Thu, Jun 20 - Sun, Jul 7||$1,907|
|Icelandair||SEA||MAD||Fri, Aug 2 - Sat, Aug 10||$2,726|
|Korean Air||SEA||MAD||Tue, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 24||$3,025|