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Madrid Airport is in the middle of Spain, and is a convenient entry point for the country's capital and destinations nearby. The airport, just north of Madrid, is one of the world's busiest. It has services that come from destinations throughout the world that include New York, Buenos Aires, London and Amsterdam.
Cheap car hire at Madrid Airport is great for reaching the capital or regional destinations such as Toledo, Segovia and the picturesque mountains at Sierra de Gredos. Madrid's outer ring road, the M-50, passes the northern perimeter fence of the airport and links to major routes fanning out from the capital.
The historic city of Toledo is south using car rental at Madrid Airport. Two ancient edifices, the Alcazar (castle) and the city's cathedral tower, loom above the skyline of this ambient destination. The town has lots of charming stone buildings. A walk through the streets and plazas here is like stepping back in time.
Madrid Airport serves 50 million passengers per year and to complement the existing three passenger terminals here a brand new Terminal 4 was opened in 2006. There are two areas for car hire at Madrid Airport supply desks here: one in Terminal 1's Arrivals hall and one on the first floor in Terminal 4.
Other means of transport to onward destinations from Madrid Airport are taxi, private transfer or Madrid's Metro system. The airport is on Line 8 of the Metro, which gives access to the city centre. In Madrid Airport there are also information outlets, travel agencies, cafés, bars, shops and banks.