Venue & Transport

The HydroSenSoft International Symposium and Exhibition will be held at IFEMA Feria de Madrid, a leading venue in Madrid for the hosting of international congresses and exhibitions. 


How to arrive to the venue or to the city centre from Madrid Barajas Airport?


Click to see the location and public transport to IFEMA Feria de Madrid.

By Metro

The Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, one of Europe`s top five airports, is located only 10 minutes by metro from the IFEMA exhibition complex and only 25 minutes by metro from Madrid city centre. Madrid airport is one of the busiest in Europe with frequent flights to all cities throughout Europe and the rest of the world with traditional airlines and also low-cost carriers. There are also direct connections with the rest of Spain with more than 100 daily high-speed trains. 

The metro station of the venue is called IFEMA Feria de Madrid. It takes only two stops by metro line 8 from the airport station Aeropuerto Terminal 4 (T4) and one metro station from the metro station Aeropuerto T1, T2, T3. The venue is located just in front of the metro entrance/exit. Use the main entrance to enter the venue and proceed to the HydroSenSoft registration desk. 

Check the IFEMA venue plan

To arrive from the airport to the city centre, take metro line 8 at the airport and go to the final station Nuevos Ministerios, where you can change to the corresponding metro line (10 or 6). The metro transport is very comfortable and the trains go every 3-4 minutes. For information on Metro Madrid:

We recommend to download the Metro Madrid application

By Taxi / Uber

Taxi and Uber services are available to arrive from the airport to the venue. The Taxi stop is located just in front of the exit from each terminal. There is a fix rate of 30 euros to go to from the airport to the city centre by Taxi.


Uber sends a detailed information on where to locate the car after you order it, the stops are located next to each terminal exit.

It is recommended to book an accommodation in Madrid as soon as possible, as there are some other events and trade fair taking place in Madrid at the same time (Arco - International Contemporary Art Fair at IFEMA, football matches and more). 

There are over 200 hotels in Madrid. HydroSenSoft visitors will find the best accommodation to suit their needs: there two hotels located in front of the venue IFEMA Feria de Madrid, while the majority of the hotels is in the city centre. Staying in the city centre will give you the opportunity to visit Madrid, also both HydroSenSoft social events the Welcome Reception (27.02) and the dinner (28.02) will take place in the city centre.

If you have any questions regarding the hotels, don't hesitate to email us (




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International Symposium and Exhibition
on Hydro-Environment Sensors and Software

26 Feb - 1 Mar 2019, Madrid, Spain

SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZED UNDER THE AUSPICES OF the IAHR Committee on Experimental Methods and Instrumentation