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Interior Lodares Passage, historical modernist gallery of the early twentieth century

Albacete is a city and municipality of 173,000 people (2018) in Castile-La Mancha. Albacete has a reputation as producer of clasp knives.



Winters are cool while summers are hot. Winters and summers are usually dry. Because of the continental nature of the climate there is a large temperature variation during the year. Precipitation is low and mainly concentrated in spring and autumn, usually falling in the form of rain, although there is occasional snow.

Get in[edit]

Halfway between Madrid and the Mediterranean coast, it enjoys connections by motorway, railway (including AVE), and air (Albacete Airport).

  • 1 Albacete Airport (ABC IATA) (6 km (3.7 mi) south of the city). Charter flights arrive here but no scheduled airlines. Used for public general and military aviation. Albacete Airport (Q974415) on Wikidata Albacete Airport on Wikipedia
  • Albacete-Los Llanos railway station, Federico García Lorca street.

Get around[edit]

The city has 10 lines of urban buses (7 of them daily).

Albacete has more than 42 km (26 miles) of bike paths on urban roads in the city, adding to the more than 120 km (75 miles) of greenways, groomed trails, paths or bike lanes.


Map of Albacete
  • 1 Cathedral of San Juan de Albacete. It was built in 1515. Cathedral of San Juan de Albacete (Q2293995) on Wikidata Albacete Cathedral on Wikipedia
  • 2 Passage of Lodares. Passage of Lodares (Q5948330) on Wikidata Passage of Lodares on Wikipedia
  • 3 Albacete Provincial Museum. A museum of archeology and fine art. Albacete Museum (Q3558939) on Wikidata Albacete Provincial Museum on Wikipedia
  • 4 Plaza de Toros de Albacete (La Chata). Bullring. Plaza de Toros de Albacete (Q6080132) on Wikidata Plaza de Toros de Albacete on Wikipedia


  • Albacete Fair. 7–17 September Albacete Fair (Q5429969) on Wikidata Albacete Fair on Wikipedia






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