Discover the experience of living in Madrid

Explore the diverse cultural and leisure offerings of the Spanish capital. Discover everything this cosmopolitan city can offer you.

Madrid, the geographic centre of Spain with a Mediterranean climate

Madrid enjoys a privileged location, just a short distance from a large high-altitude mountain range. The city receives fresh air from these mountain ranges, some of which have ski resorts open during winter.

It is also characterised by thriving cultural and artistic activities, as well as a very active nightlife, where pubs, cafe-theatres and clubs are open late into the night.

Discover the hidden corners of this cosmopolitan capital

How much does it cost to live in Madrid?


To live in Madrid you can rent a studio for €800 per month or book a place in one of our UAX residences


A shopping cart of groceries usually ranges around €200 per month, while eating out costs around €10-15


Madrid transport costs €20 per month if you are under 26. This same ticket can be used for the metro, commuter train and bus. If you prefer to exercise as you travel, you can rent a bike with BiciMAD: Annual fee from €15-25.