Pension Foster is located in the center of Madrid so reaching Gran Via will take you 1 minute. Finding Callao and Santo Domingo Metro stations will take you 2 minutes, and Puerta del Sol will take you a short 5 minutes walk, one block from Chueca and connected to the most important public transport in the city.
Foster Pension is in the center of Madrid, a1 minute away from the cosmopolitan Gran Via area by passing as many buses in Madrid. This link of the Municipal Entity Madrid Transport are available all the stops and lines within 600 meters away. http://www.emtmadrid.es/mapaweb/emt.html
The nearest stop is 2 minutes walk, Callao, where you can find more than 10 day and night bus lines.
FROM THE AIRPORT
CERCANIAS RENFE. From Terminal 4 at Barajas Airport, taking the line C1 to Atocha, a journey of about 25 minutes. From there take the Metro line 1, and get off in Gran Vía. € 3.65 Total Cost.
METRO: From Barajas airport you can take the Metro line 8 in Terminal 2 or Terminal 4 towards Nuevos Ministerios. Once at the final station of the journey (Nuevos Ministerios station) change to metro line 10 in direction Puerta del Sur to Alonso Martínez station. In Alonso Martínez, do change to line 5 in direction Casa de Campo, and get off at the station Callao. At the exit there is a stop at McDonalds on Gran Via´s corner and Calle Silva. Going up this street, Estrella Street is the first left. The ride from the airport to the accommodation Foster takes about 39 minutes and costs € 4.50 per person.
From the airport to the city center takes about 30 minutes. Approximate cost 30 € (depending on traffic). Radio Taxi in Madrid accept all credit cards and reservations. +34 915 47 82 00
FROM ATOCHA TRAIN STATION
METRO: To reach Pension Foster from the Atocha train station, take the metro line 1 (in direction Pinar de Chamartín) and get off at Gran Via The journey takes 10 minutes and costs € 1,50 per person.. With this option there to change trains but you have to walk about 5 minutes.
Another option is to change at Gran Via to line 5 in direction Casa de Campo, and arriving at Callao which is only one more metro stop.