Book a taxi in Madrid

Airport transfers or city-to-city in Madrid from 50€

Payment by credit card or PayPal
Free cancellation 24hrs
Travel agent by chat 24/7
Local company & drivers
Payment by Card or PayPal
Free cancellation up to 24hrs
Travel agent by chat 24/7
Local company

Convenient taxi transfer in Madrid

Travel with ease and comfort with Andy, your perfect travel companion in Spain and Andorra. Imagine easily booking your private taxi transfer in Madrid, where adventure awaits you at an affordable price.

We turn your intercity travels into a pleasant and hassle-free experience. Our private taxi service promises a door-to-door journey, starting from your home or hotel and directly dropping you off at your destination. As specialists in long-distance travel, we prioritize your comfort and safety, including offering child car seats in compliance with current safety standards. With us, every journey becomes an integral part of your wonderful adventure!

Side view of an Andy Van
Andy driver checking a Van
Rear of an Andy Van
Long ride ? no problem !
Our expertise lies in long-distance trips, and we absolutely love them! Planning a journey across the country? You can rely on us! Need airport transportation? We've got you covered too!
Book it in advance, change it late
You're in control of your ride! Book it now or schedule for later, make changes up to the last minute – just reach out to us via chat anytime, 24/7, and our travel agents will take care of your requests!
24/7, we're here for you no matter what
Our travel agents are available via chat all day, and they'll quickly come to your aid before and after your ride, in under a minute!

Taxi Madrid: choose your car

Andy Sedan
1-4
1-4
For solo travelers or small groups
Mercedes E-Class, FIAT TIPO, Toyota Corolla Break etc...
Andy Van
1-8
1-8
For bigger groups or extra comfort
Mercedes V Class, Ford Tourneo...

Madrid

When visiting a bustling city like Madrid, getting around easily and efficiently is essential. One of the best ways to do so is by using the city's taxi service. In this guide, we'll take a closer look at everything related to taxi Madrid, from hailing a cab to payment options and rules you should be aware of.

Finding and Hailing a Taxi in Madrid

In Madrid, finding a taxi is usually quite simple, thanks to their abundance on the city's thoroughfares. Taxis can either be found waiting at designated ranks near popular spots such as train stations, bus terminals, and major tourist attractions or cruising the streets ready for hire. To hail a taxi that's not at a rank, simply stand on the sidewalk and raise your arm when you spot an available cab approaching – it will have a green light on its roof.

If you'd prefer to book a taxi ahead of time, many companies offer phone, app, and online booking services. When making a reservation, it's essential to provide information such as your name, phone number, pick-up location, destination, and desired pick-up time to ensure a smooth experience.

Hailing a taxi through apps

A more modern approach to catching a taxi in Madrid involves using smartphone applications. Some popular apps used by locals and tourists alike include MyTaxi, Cabify, and Uber. These allow passengers to request a ride and track their vehicle, know the estimated arrival time, view driver information, and even choose specific car models.

Understanding Taxi Fares and Tariffs

The cost of a taxi ride in Madrid depends on various factors, including the time of day, distance traveled, and waiting time during the trip. The city has a regulated taxi fare system, which means rolling tariffs are charged based on these factors to ensure consistent pricing.

Basic fare

All taxis in Madrid operate with a basic starting fare that covers the first part of your journey. Its cost will vary according to the time of day and whether it is a weekday or weekend/public holiday.

Metered rate

Beyond the basic fare, taxis charge a metered rate calculated using the distance traveled (measured in kilometers) and waiting time during your ride. This rate also varies depending on the time of day and week – daytime rates on weekdays are typically lower than nighttime ones and weekends/public holidays.

Airport surcharge

If you're catching a taxi to or from the Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas airport, keep in mind that an additional surcharge will apply. This fee is added regardless of the time of day, distance, or waiting time during your ride, making it important to budget for when planning your transportation to and from the airport.

Payment Options for Taxi Madrid

As with many services nowadays, taxis in Madrid offer various payment options to suit passengers' preferences and needs. Among the most common methods are cash, credit card, and mobile payment apps.

Cash payments

Paying for your Madrid taxi ride with cash remains a popular option. It's essential, though, to carry enough small change, as drivers may not have an ample amount to provide change for large bills.

Credit card payments

In recent years, more Madrid taxis have begun accepting credit card payments - a welcome convenience for many travelers. However, always confirm with your driver whether they accept card payments before you start your journey, as some may not have a card reader.

Mobile payment apps

Passengers using taxi-hailing apps like MyTaxi, Cabify, and Uber have the added benefit of being able to pay for their trip directly through the app using stored credit or debit card details. This eliminates the need for cash exchange and streamlines the payment process within seconds.

Taxi Rules and Etiquette: What You Need to Know

To ensure a smooth and enjoyable taxi experience in Madrid, it's important to familiarize yourself with local rules and etiquette. By being mindful of these guidelines, you can avoid misunderstandings, conflicts, or fines while riding in Madrid taxis.

Seatbelt requirements

In Madrid, all passengers traveling by taxi are required to wear seatbelts – this includes both front and rear seat occupants. Not only is this critical for safety during your ride, but failure to comply may result in fines imposed on both the passenger(s) and driver.

No smoking policy

Smoking is not allowed inside Madrid taxis. Violating this rule can lead to potential fines, along with an uncomfortable experience for your driver and subsequent passengers.

Luggage allowance and fees

Madrid taxis typically allow passengers to carry one piece of luggage per person – larger items such as oversized suitcases or musical instruments may incur additional fees. Always check with your driver beforehand if unsure about any charges relating to large or excess baggage.

Pets and service animals

In general, pets are allowed in Madrid taxis. However, drivers do have the right to refuse carriage if they believe the animal could cause damage or harm. Guide dogs and registered service animals are exempt from this rule and must be allowed to accompany their handlers in taxis.

Accessibility Features for Passengers with Disabilities

Madrid's taxi service strives to cater to the needs of all passengers, including those with disabilities. Adaptive vehicle features and additional services are available to facilitate a comfortable and convenient travel experience for individuals with special requirements.

Adapted vehicles

There are specially adapted taxis known as Eurotaxis, which have been designed to accommodate wheelchair users. These vehicles are equipped with wider doors, ramps or lifts, and secure restraint systems for wheelchairs. To reserve an adapted taxi, you may need to pre-book via phone or use specific apps such as WaryBe.

Additional assistance

Madrid taxi drivers are expected to provide necessary assistance to passengers with special needs. This may include help with boarding and alighting, loading/unloading luggage or personal items, or assisting visually impaired individuals in finding their destination address.

In conclusion,

Popular destinations from Madrid

Popular places around Madrid

No items found.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Andy ?

Andy is your go-to for long-distance rides and our 24/7 travel agents are always available to make your journey smooth sailing. Want to book in advance? No problem, we've got your back! Trust us, you won't want to go on a trip without us!

Is Andy a reliable company ?

We have been transporting our customers day and night for the past 3 years in the cities where we operate, always with the same energy and dedication. We are a local company that knows the roads we drive on perfectly, and we personally know each of the drivers we send. Book a ride with Andy once, and you won't be able to do without us anymore! If you don't believe us, you can still check our Trustpilot reviews here.

How do I find and book a transfer ?

Ready to get started? Click the "Book my ride" button, and we'll guide you to our booking platform, where you can enter your pickup and drop-off locations, select your preferred pickup time, check out prices, and customize your ride to your liking.

How far in advance should I book a transfer ?

You can book a trip whenever you like, but up to 2 hours before departure, so we can prepare it best. However, to ensure you have a vehicle, make your reservation as soon as possible.

How will I find my driver ?

The driver will be ready and waiting for you, holding a sign with your name that you gave us during booking.

If you're at the airport, they'll be waiting for you at the arrival area after passport control and baggage claim.

If you're at an hotel, they'll be waiting in the lobby.

For pickups at your own place, your driver will be hanging out downstairs.

Plus, we'll send you a text with a link to your driver's location so you can track their every move.

What if my flight is delayed ?

If your flight is late, don't worry! Your driver will be waiting for up to 60 minutes after landing. In a rare case where the delay goes beyond that, we'll do our best to connect you with to another driver without ruining his schedule. We always keep an eye on your flight using your flight number and find a solution if things don't go as planned.

How do I know if my booking is confirmed ?

Once you've made a booking with us, we'll send a confirmation text and email your way. In the email, you'll find your driver's plate number, so you can find him easily. And if you have any questions or need to make changes, our chat support is always ready to help.

What's included in the price ?

We don't like surprises, and we're pretty sure you don't either! That's why our listed price for all passengers in your ride is all-inclusive. Tolls, wait time, fuel - you won't have to pay a penny more for your smooth and stress-free journey with us!

Where and when do you operate ?

Right now, we're operating in Barcelona, Madrid, Andorra and Valencia, and we're coming to more cities in Spain and France!

Do you provide receipt/invoice ?

Yes, automatically after your ride is completed you'll receive by email a PDF invoice. If you have entered your company's information during the order, your invoice will be issued in the name of your company.