Smoking at Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)

Airport Rating


Before and After Security Smoking

Paid lounge smoking area only available.

Update: There are no more smoking lounges or places in the entire airport other that the VIP lounge at Terminal 1. The lower smoking terrace has been also removed this summer. This update is as per today, September 6th ,2017. Confirmed. Feedback from Felix L.

Update: Latest report suggests that you can smoke anywhere outside the terminals and you are not restricted to smoking areas. Thanx to SP for this information.

Update from Reint-Jan, 12th March 2017: The VIP-lounge at terminal 1of Barajas airport has an outside terrace where smoking is allowed.

There were several smoking areas in the terminals, but recent reports seem to suggest that most have been closed. This is why the airport is ranked so low.

Update: This is now confirmed, all indoor smoking areas are now closed, thanx to SP for the feedback.

For connecting flights you must enter Spain and smoke outside terminal then go through Security again for your flight.

Images of Smoke Areas


Further Information

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