Granada has good air and ground connections that provide easy access to the city by various means of transport: plane, bus, train, car and taxi. Granada Airport is 20 km from the city centre.


How to get to Granada by air

Granada Airport – GRX

Granada Airport has good connections with other Spanish cities like Madrid, Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca and there are international flights from Granada to London. 

Getting from Granada airport to the city centre: Visitors can reach Granada city centre with a special airport bus service. This bus runs through the centre of Granada and terminates at the Exhibition and Conference Centre (Palacio de congresos).

You can also get to Granada by taxi. A taxi from Granada Airport to the city centre costs around 30 euros.

Granada airport     Buses to Granada

Málaga Airport – AGP

 From Malaga airport to Granada: There are several direct buses from Malaga Airport to Granada and it is advisable to buy your tickets in advance to get a seat.

Buses from Malaga to Granada: run every one to two hours and take only between 1.5 and 2 hours

Málaga Airport     Buses to Granada

Airlines discounts

Iberia Airlines, preferred Air Carrier of the IDRS 47TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018 GRANADA, has reached an agreement and grants a 10% discount to the Conference attendees.

You will receive the bonus discount at the end of the conference registration process.



How to get to Granada by bus from another Spanish city

Granada is connected by bus with the other Spanish cities, most principal towns along the Mediterranean coast and with several international destinations.

Granada Buses Station     Buses to Granada


How to get to Granada by train from another Spanish city

Granada Train Station is in the heart of the city.

The visitor can go to Granada by train from Madrid, Barcelona, Sevilla, or other cities in Spain. Granada has no high-speed rail but has long distance lines, including:

Madrid-Granada: Takes 4.5 hours, there are two daily trips – morning and evening.

Madrid or Barcelona to Antequera in the high speed train and then take a slower train to Granada.

Seville – Granada: Takes about 3 hours, four times a day.

Granada Train Station     Train to Granada

National rail discount

The IDRS 2018 hosts have reached an agreement with RENFE (Spanish National Rail), who will now be offering a 30% discount, for the purchase of train tickets on national routes to attend the 47th ANNUAL CONFERENCE IDRS 2018 GRANADA.

You will receive the bonus discount at the end of the conference registration process.


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A city in the south of Spain with great Moorish and Renaissance cultural heritage, situated between the Sierra Nevada mountains and the Mediterranean tropical coast.

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