Madrid, Spain Price Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

While Barcelona has become more popular in recent years, Madrid is still the classic Spain destination and should be included on your first visit to the country. As the capital and almost literal center of the country, this is the most Spain you can get and you won’t be disappointed.

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$64.73
1 USD = 0.9300 EUR

Madrid Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar16.13 - 53.76
starstarstarstarstar22.58 - 72.04
starstarstarstarstar31.18 - 109.68
starstarstarstarstar43.01 - 144.09
starstarstarstarstar108.60 - 277.42

Madrid Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed12.90 - 27.96

Madrid Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Prado MuseumSpain's most famous art museum is a must-see for fans of that sort of thing.
adults
students
seniors
16.13
0.00
7.53
Reina Sofía National MuseumMadrid's famous modern art museum is worthwhile, and also free to enter on many evenings and Saturday afternoons. Audioguide tours cost more.
adults
students
12.90
0.00
Royal PalaceThis ornate complex where the royalty used to live is very popular and lines can be long.
adults
child
13.98
7.53

Madrid Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastBreakfast is often included with hotels and hostels. If not a continental breakfast should be easy to find.3.55 - 6.45
Budget lunchIn Spain the big meal of the day is usually lunch, so see the dinner prices if you're doing that. Ham sandwiches are popular and cheap.5.70 - 9.68
Budget dinnerTapas places can be great bargains, and many casual dining places are also affordable.9.14 - 16.13
Tapas (per item)Ordering tapas is complicated at first, with different sizes and styles. Small sizes can add up to a great and cheap meal.1.08 - 4.30
Beer (glass)A glass of beer can be cheap and refreshing at a tapas place.1.72 - 4.30
Table wine (glass)Cheap local wine is easy to find at casual restaurants and bars.1.61 - 4.30
Beer (can, retail)Local lagers are cheap in markets.0.75 - 1.29

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to central Madrid29.03 - 35.48
Metro from airport to central Madrid5.38
Metro ride in Madrid1.61 - 2.15
3km taxi ride in Madrid8.60 - 13.98
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