The city of Granada is easily accessible from a wide variety of national and international departures. Granada can be reached by car, however being Granada a walking-friendly city, arriving here using public transportation services like bus, train or plane is a very convenient alternative.
- By car: If you choose to use your own car, you must know that Granada is located in Southeastern Spain, in Andalusia. The A-92 highway connects Sevilla and Granada in about 2.5 h driving time, and Málaga and its international airport are only 1.5 h drive away from Granada using the A-92M variant. Besides, the A-92N variant connects Granada with Eastern Spain via A-91 and A-7 highways. Finally, Madrid is connected to Granada via the A-44 and A-4 highways in less than 4.5 h drive.
- By Plane: Granada’s "Federico García Lorca" airport is small but convenient. Several direct flights connect this airport with Madrid and Barcelona daily and, via these two cities, with many other domestic and international destinations. Granada’s airport is located just 16 km away from the city via the A-92 highway. It offers tourist information, a bus service to the city center (3 € fare per trip), taxis (about 20 € fare) and some car hire services.
Further information: AENA
- By train: Granada has a small train station, conveniently located at the city center, in Avenida de Andaluces. Several trains connect Granada and Madrid in 4.5 h time. Granada and Sevilla are also connected by train in less than 3.5 h time. Tourist information, taxis and car hire services can be found right at the station terminal.
Further information: adif
- By bus: Granada bus station is located in the outskirts of the city. There is no direct way to reach the city center using a unique local bus line. There are two local bus lines, SN1 and N4, which connect the bus station with the LAC line, the only one reaching the city center. Tourist information is located at the terminal. Taxis and local bus stops are conveniently located outside the station. Taxi fares form the bus station to the city center can be 7 to 10 €.
Please refer to ALSA and Granada.info for further information.