21-23 of September 2022

Centro Nacional de Biotecnología-CSIC

Darwin, 3. Campus de Cantoblanco.

29049 Madrid


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Transport & Directions

Arriving by plane

“Adolfo Suarez” Madrid-Barajas (MAD) airport is just 20 min away from the CNB. International flights arrive through Terminal 1 (T1) and Terminal 4 (T4). Costs for a taxi drive from the airport to the CNB are in the range from 25 to 30 Euros. A cheaper option is to use the subway (Line 8; stations in T1 and T4) to reach “Nuevos Ministerios” station. There transfer from subway to RENFE commuter train, line C4 (Cercanías) which arrives to Cantoblanco Universidad.

Arriving by train

RENFE commuter train, line C4 (Cercanías) to Cantoblanco Universidad.
The CNB is situated within a 10 minutes walking distance from the railway station.

Getting around Madrid

The oficial Madrid´s Tourism Office webpage offers many options for sightseeing the City. Check their suggested “Top 10” for some essentials.



Travel by car

From Madrid: Highway M-40 until exit 57, then take highway M-607 in direction Colmenar Viejo - Tres Cantos, take exit 15 and follow indications to Universidad Autónoma.

The CNB is located in a free parking area.

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Whereas there are several hotels in towns close to the CNB, such as Alcobendas, Tres Cantos and San Sebastian de los Reyes, it is recommended to book a room in a hotel in downtown Madrid to enjoy and experience the city.

Check for many possibilities at: