Getting to Seville

Sevilla is easy to reach from the main Spanish cities. Sevilla has an international airport (Sevilla-San Pablo Airport) and a main train station (Sevilla-Santa Justa) with a fast-track railway connecting Sevilla with Madrid as well as many other important cities in Spain.

AIRPORT

Sevilla - San Pablo Airport is about 10 km far from the city center. The most convenient ways to get to Sevilla is either by bus or by taxi.

By bus

One way trip is 4,00 €.

Stops:
To Seville: AIRPORT (Arrivals) - Kansas City (Hotel Ibis Sevilla) - Aux. Kansas City (Frente Pabellón San Pablo) - Aux. Kansas City (Santa Justa Railway Station) - Kansas City (Ayre Hotel) - Luis de Morales (Hotel Los Lebreros) - Luis de Morales (Hotel Novotel Sevilla) - Apeadero San Bernardo - Avenida Carlos V (Jardines Prado de San Sebastián) - Paseo Colón (Torre del Oro) - Marqués de Paradas (Hotel NH Plaza de Armas) - PLAZA DE ARMAS (Bus Station).

To airport: PLAZA DE ARMAS (Bus Station) - Paseo Colón (Torre del Oro) - Avenida Carlos V (Jardines Prado de San Sebastián) - Apeadero San Bernardo - Luis de Morales (Hotel Novotel Sevilla) - Luis de Morales (Hotel Los Lebreros) - Kansas City (Ayre Hotel) - Santa Justa Railway Station - Kansas City (Pabellón San Pablo) - AIRPORT (Departures).

Timetable:

By taxi

For journeys between the airport and anywhere within the standard fare limits of the city of Seville, you can see the fares here.

TRAIN

Sevilla has good rail connections to Barcelona, Cádiz, Córdoba, Jaén, Jerez de la Frontera, Granada, Huelva, Madrid, and Málaga. The fast–track AVE railway line provides a 2h 30min connection to Madrid every hour. For more information you can go to the train company.

Sevilla - Santa Justa train station is connected to the city center by local bus lines C1, C2 and 32. Red painted city buses are the predominant public transportation. Information about bus lines at Transportes Urbanos de Sevilla (TUSSAM), 955 010 010.

INTERCITY BUSES

There are two bus stations with bus services to most of the main cities in Spain:

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Sevilla is by intercity bus Socibus. For more info visit http://www.socibus.es/.

Around Seville

LOCAL BUSES

Red painted city buses are the predominant public transportation. Information about bus lines (and tramway line T1) at Transportes Urbanos de Sevilla (TUSSAM), 955 010 010. You can get a one trip ticket (1,30 €) directly from the driver (or from the machines in the tramway stations) but it is cheaper if you buy a rechargeable travel card (they can be purchased at most magazine stands you find on the sidewalks all around the city):

  • 7,00+1,50 € for the trip card without conection (called "tarjeta sin trasbordo")
  • 7,00+1,50 € for the trip multiple–connections travel card (called "tarjeta con trasbordo")
There are also tourist travel cards for one day (5,00 €) and for three days (10,00 €). For a map of the city with the local buses lines click here.

TAXI

A typical taxi fare from north to south of the city center is around 8 €:

  • Tele–Taxi: 954 622 222.
  • Radio–Taxi Giralda: 954 675 555 - 954 998 070.
  • Radio–Taxi: 954 571 111.

PUBLIC BIKE SERVICE: SEVICI

You can easily obtain a short term subscription which lasts 7 days.

Price: Weekly amount to register to the System: 11€ + Deposit: 150€ (returned unless the bike is lost or stolen).

The first 30 minutes are free. If you still need the bike just find a Sevici Station, put your bike back, and take it out again. If you exceed 30 minutes without recharging at a station, you will be charged. The 1st hour after the first 30 minutes costs 1€, and after an hour and a half, its 2 € per hour. To register, go to any Sevici Station with your credit card, and follow the on-screen instructions.

Complete information can be found at www.sevici.es.