British Council Madrid main entrance

We welcome visitors with disabilities and those bringing pushchairs. If you need help with access, or have any questions, please let us know.

GETTING HERE

Teaching Centres are located in a modern office and the Main Office is located in a historical building

  • Iglesia metro station is 500m away.
  • Recoletos train station is 2000m away.
  • 5,16,61  bus stop is 20m away.

DROP OFF

The nearest taxi or car drop-off point is in Paseo del General Martínez Campos, 31 and/ or calle Fernández de la Hoz, 46. This drop-off point is 10 m from the main entrance of British Council, Madrid.

There is also a drop-off point in Paseo del General Martínez Campos, 31 and/ or in Fernández de la Hoz, 46 that can be used by visitors with disabilities. Please contact us before your visit so that we can arrange this.

You can order an accessible taxi from Radioteléfono Taxi 915478200

PARKING

The British Council in Madrid does not have a car park.

  • There are pay parking spaces on Zurbano 68 Road, 20m away.

WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU ARRIVE

SECURITY CHECK

As you enter the building you will need to go through a security check. 

MAIN ENTRANCE

The main entrance to British Council in Madrid is located at Paseo del General Martínez Campos, 31. It is accessible to people using wheelchairs or pushchairs.

You can see a photo of the main entrance above.

  • The width of the main entrance door is 4 metros
  • Wheelchair or pushchair access to the main entrance to the Teaching Centres and/or Main Office is through a ramp
  • Assistance dogs are welcome

ACCESSIBLE ENTRANCE    

RECEPTION

There is a customer service desk in Paseo de General Martínez Campos, 31 inside the Main Office. Our staff will be happy to help if you require any assistance. This point is accessible to people using wheelchairs or pushchairs through a ramp.

BUILDING OVERVIEW 

MAIN OFFICE

It has four floors. The ground floor is the only accessible for people in wheelchairs or with pushchairs. This area has wide corridors and toilets for people with disabilities and accessible doors for people with wheelchairs. On this floor is the Resource Center and Customer Service.

The rest of the floors are for administrative use and meeting rooms inaccessible to visitors using wheelchairs.

TEACHING CENTRES