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Smoking at Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)

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Before Security

Smoking is only permitted in designated areas outside the terminals.

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.

After Security

Terminal 1:

Update from BarryOS, March 2020: Was in T1 for a few hours and found the terrace in the VIP area is still available for smokers and loungers alike. either traveling with business will let you in for free or a fee of 36 euro to use the lounge. maximum stay is 4 hours prior to departure.

Update Nov 2019 from Fernando: I can confirm that the Smoking outdoor area inside the T1 VIP Lounge is still open.

VIP Sala lounge has smoking. Anyone flying business or anyone who has priority Pass can get in. Feedback from Adam L. on the 13th Sept 2018. It located on the second floor by gate B28.

Update on the 8th August 2018 from Alex: Access to the smoking Lounge is only for certain ticket holders. Details below:

VIP lounge is for Non-Schengen flights. Access is only granted to passengers with a Terminal T1 boarding pass. Located on the second floor of this terminal, in the boarding area. Open 24 hours a day. Tickets not presently on sale as lounge FULL.

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.

Terminal 2:

No smoking

Terminal 3:

No smoking

Terminal 4:

No Smoking

Terminal 4S:

No smoking

Images of Smoke Areas


Further Information

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