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MAD Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MAD / LEMD
Airport Names:
  1. Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1]
  2. Aeropuerto Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas
Location: Madrid, Spain
GPS Coordinates: 40°28'19"N by 3°33'38"W
Area Served: Madrid, Spain
Operator/Owner: Aena
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 2,000 feet (610 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] (MAD):

  • Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] handled 39,729,027 passengers last year.
  • In the 1990s, the airport expanded further.
  • The Nuevos Ministerios metro station allowed checking-in right by the AZCA business area in central Madrid, but this convenience has been suspended indefinitely after the building of Terminal 4.
  • In October 2006, a bid was launched for the construction of a Cercanías link between Chamartín Station and Terminal 4.
  • Following the death of former Spanish Prime Minister, Adolfo Suárez, the Spanish Ministerio de Fomento has announced that the airport is to be renamed to Aeropuerto Adolfo Suárez, Madrid–Barajas.
  • The Madrid–Barcelona air shuttle service, known as the "Puente Aéreo", literally called "Air Bridge", is the second busiest air route in Europe after İstanbul Atatürk and İzmir, with the highest number of flight operations in 2012.
  • During the construction of Terminal 4, two more runways were constructed to aid in the flow of air traffic arriving and departing from Barajas.
  • The furthest airport from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] (MAD) is Palmerston North Airport (PMR), which is nearly antipodal to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] (meaning Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Palmerston North Airport), and is located 12,392 miles (19,943 kilometers) away in Palmerston North, New Zealand.
  • The closest airport to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] (MAD) is Madrid–Torrejón Airport (TOJ), which is located only 6 miles (10 kilometers) ENE of MAD.
  • In addition to being known as "Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1]", another name for MAD is "Aeropuerto Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas".
  • The 1982 FIFA World Cup brought significant expansion and modernisation of the airport's two existing terminals.
  • Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1] (MAD) has 4 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1]:

List of Nearest Airports from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1]:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
16.28 miles (10.10 km) ENEMadrid–Torrejón Airport (TOJ)Torrejón de Ardoz, SpainView Madrid–Torrejón Airport on a map Set TOJ as destination Airport Get more information about Madrid–Torrejón Airport
2106.92 miles (172.08 km) WNWSalamanca-Matacán Airport (SLM)Salamanca, SpainView Salamanca-Matacán Airport on a map Set SLM as destination Airport Get more information about Salamanca-Matacán Airport
3108.57 miles (174.73 km) NWValladolid International Airport (VLL)Valladolid, SpainView Valladolid International Airport on a map Set VLL as destination Airport Get more information about Valladolid International Airport
4113.74 miles (183.05 km) SCiudad Real Central Airport (CQM)Ciudad Real, SpainView Ciudad Real Central Airport on a map Set CQM as destination Airport Get more information about Ciudad Real Central Airport
5130.29 miles (209.68 km) NBurgos Airport (RGS)Burgos, SpainView Burgos Airport on a map Set RGS as destination Airport Get more information about Burgos Airport
6151.63 miles (244.03 km) NNELogroño–Agoncillo Airport (RJL)Logroño, SpainView Logroño–Agoncillo Airport on a map Set RJL as destination Airport Get more information about Logroño–Agoncillo Airport
7154.99 miles (249.43 km) ENEZaragoza Airport (ZAZ)Zaragoza, SpainView Zaragoza Airport on a map Set ZAZ as destination Airport Get more information about Zaragoza Airport
8172.05 miles (276.89 km) NNEVitoria-Gasteiz Airport (VIT)Vitoria-Gasteiz, SpainView Vitoria-Gasteiz Airport on a map Set VIT as destination Airport Get more information about Vitoria-Gasteiz Airport
9176.58 miles (284.18 km) ESEValencia Airport (VLC)Valencia, Valencian Community, SpainView Valencia Airport on a map Set VLC as destination Airport Get more information about Valencia Airport
10182.00 miles (292.89 km) NWLeón Airport (LEN)León, SpainView León Airport on a map Set LEN as destination Airport Get more information about León Airport
11187.01 miles (300.96 km) NNEPamplona Airport (PNA)Pamplona, SpainView Pamplona Airport on a map Set PNA as destination Airport Get more information about Pamplona Airport
12189.56 miles (305.06 km) WNWBragança Airport (BGC)Bragança, PortugalView Bragança Airport on a map Set BGC as destination Airport Get more information about Bragança Airport
13191.98 miles (308.96 km) ECastellón Airport (CDT)Castellón de la Plana, Comunidad Valenciana, SpainView Castellón Airport on a map Set CDT as destination Airport Get more information about Castellón Airport
14194.17 miles (312.48 km) SSWCórdoba Airport (ODB)Córdoba, SpainView Córdoba Airport on a map Set ODB as destination Airport Get more information about Córdoba Airport
15198.30 miles (319.13 km) NBilbao Airport (BIO)Bilbao, SpainView Bilbao Airport on a map Set BIO as destination Airport Get more information about Bilbao Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1]:

List of Furthest Airports from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport[1]:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,392.28 miles (19,943.39 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
212,382.14 miles (19,927.08 km) SEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
312,363.75 miles (19,897.48 km) SSWHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
412,355.17 miles (19,883.66 km) ESEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
512,354.30 miles (19,882.27 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
612,333.02 miles (19,848.02 km) SEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
712,315.61 miles (19,820.01 km) STaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
812,287.34 miles (19,774.50 km) SWGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
912,284.59 miles (19,770.08 km) ESEWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1012,279.83 miles (19,762.41 km) SENew Plymouth Airport (NPL)New Plymouth, New ZealandView New Plymouth Airport on a map Set NPL as destination Airport Get more information about New Plymouth Airport
1112,273.40 miles (19,752.07 km) SRotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1212,259.29 miles (19,729.36 km) ESENelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū (NSN)Nelson, New ZealandView Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū on a map Set NSN as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū
1312,258.67 miles (19,728.37 km) SWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
1412,251.08 miles (19,716.15 km) ESEMotueka Aerodrome (MZP)Motueka, New ZealandView Motueka Aerodrome on a map Set MZP as destination Airport Get more information about Motueka Aerodrome
1512,247.26 miles (19,710.00 km) SSEHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport