Flights from Madrid
Flying out of Madrid
Finding the right flights from Madrid can be as simple as doing a search at Orbitz.com. The search engine at the Orbtiz.com site combs through current flight schedules to show comparative costs, as well as departure and arrival times, layovers and other issues that make certain flight options more attractive than others. The Madrid-Barajas Airport, located at Avenida de la Hispanidad, 28042 Madrid, is 12 miles from the city center. It's the main hub for Iberia and does business with major airlines, including EasyJet, Delta, Air France, British Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Europa and others.
Parking at the Madrid-Barajas Airport
Orbitz.com can help travelers find convenient, affordable places on and off site for vacation parking. The airport in Madrid has express parking meant for dropping off and picking up travelers. For the first 30 minutes, the parking is free. Short- and long-term parking lots can be found at each terminal and cost from €9.60 for two hours up to €60 per day for Terminal 2 short-term parking. Long-term parking is available for €18.30 per day. The economy lot requires a shuttle ride back and forth to the terminals but costs only €10.80 per day or €62.80 per week.
Transportation to and From the Airport
For travelers who wish to avoid parking, Orbitz.com can help find special offers on ground transportation to and from Madrid-Barajas Airport. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get there from downtown by car. A credentialed taxi service will charge anywhere from €25 to €30 for the ride, but oftentimes there are taxi drivers inside the terminals offering cheaper rides who do not have the same credentials as those who have signed a contract with the airport. Passengers can also opt for a €2 train ride or take the bus for a similar fee.
Restaurants Near Madrid-Barajas Airport
There's no need to leave the airport to find an excellent selection of restaurants, counter service diners or bars. Orbitz.com can offer travelers deals on food and air packages, though they might not be dining in-house. The convenience of dining at the airport while waiting for flights from Madrid may be worth the cost, but passengers should expect the cost to be relatively more expensive than similar restaurants found in the city center.
Flights to Monterrey
Airports in Monterrey
Find cheap flights to Monterrey without breaking a sweat with Orbitz.com. In Monterrey, there are two main airports: Del Norte International and General Mariano Escobedo International Airport. Escobedo is by far the most important and is considered one of the most impressive in North America. The airport is located 17 miles outside of Monterrey, in the eastern suburbs. Several Mexican and international airlines fly in and out of Escobedo, including United Airlines, Intejet, Volaris, AeroMexico and American Airlines. Delta Connection flights arrive from Atlanta and Detroit.
Transportation From the Airport
Getting to the heart of Monterrey and the surrounding countryside is easy. Eight car rental companies are available inside the airport terminal. The Skybus Express service operates routes between the city and the airport. These modern busses include Internet service and video screens. Reservations are encouraged for the SkyBus service. Whether by car or bus, the trip into downtown Monterrey takes about half an hour.
Weather in Monterrey
Monterrey has a semi-arid, very hot climate for much of the year. Even during the winter months, high temperatures can spike into the 80s. Rainfall is very limited, with most precipitation occurring from May through October.
Things to Do in Monterrey
Fundidora Park is one of the premier attractions in Monterrey. The park contains abandoned industrial buildings, playgrounds, lakes and a convention center. A movie theater and fine arts museum are also located inside the park boundaries. Enjoy all of these sights when you book cheap flights to Monterrey with Orbitz.com.
iStay Hotel Monterrey HistóricoJose Ma. Morelos y Pavon #191, Monterrey 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Monterrey, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza Mexico and Faro de Comercio. Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno and Macroplaza are ...
Safi Towers HotelPino Suarez No. 444 Sur Colonia Centro, Monterrey 4.0 out of 5.0
This family-friendly Monterrey hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Alameda, Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno, and Macroplaza. Explanada ...
LQ Hotel by La Quinta Monterrey CentroAvenida Pino Suarez, 1001, Monterrey 3.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Monterrey, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Plaza Mexico, Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno, and Macroplaza. Faro de Comercio and Explanada de los Heroes ...
Hotel Monterrey MacroplazaMorelos 574 Ote Col. Centro, Monterrey 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Monterrey, this hotel is steps from Museo Metropolitano de la Ciudad de Monterrey and Faro de Comercio. Fuente de la Vida o Neptuno and Macroplaza ...
Comfort Inn Monterrey ValleAv Lazaro Cardenas No 1009, Monterrey 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Monterrey, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Plaza Fiesta San Agustin and within 3 mi (5 km) of Paseo San Pedro and KidZania Monterrey. ...
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