Getting here

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The Museum

Human Evolution Museum

Paseo Sierra de Atapuerca s/n, 09002, Burgos

The paid parking can be accessed via calle Burgense, 10 (GPS). The parking lot is located below the Human Evolution Museum and is operated by the city, having space for more than 1,400 cars.Museum-goers may park their bicycles in our parking lot for free.

Parking passes and rates


"Atapuerca" visitor reception center

This center is located 1 kilometer (approx. half a mile) from the village of Atapuerca, just beside the Archaeological Park.

To get to the village of Atapuerca by car, it is best to take the N-I highway toward Vitoria until you reach the 'Olmos de Atapuerca' junction. From there you can follow the signs to Atapuerca.

"Ibeas de Juarros" visitor center

This center is found leaving the village of Ibeas de Juarros in the direction of Logroño, just off the National 120. To get to Ibeas de Juarros you must take the N-120 toward Burgos-Logroño. 


The Burgos Airport is located approximately four kilometers (approx. 2.5 miles) from the northeastern corner of the capital, at kilometer number 107 on the Logroño Highway. You can get more information about the airport or arrange services for handicapped visitors by calling 902 40 47 04.

There is a municipal bus that connects the Burgos Airport with the city center (line 25, Aeropuerto-Plaza de España).
Bus Schedule: The bus departs ´Plaza de España´ 90 minutes before the programmed departure time of each flight and departs the airport 30 minutes after the arrival of each flight.

Call-a-cab number: 947 277 777

More information about the airport


The ´Burgos-Rosa de Lima´ Train Station is located in the northern part of the city, on Avenida Príncipe de Asturias, five kilometers (approx. 3 miles) from the city center.

The following means of transport are available to go to the city center from the train station:
Municipal Bus: There is a stop at the main entrance of the train station. Three bus lines connect the station with the center of Burgos.
There is also a taxi stand at the main entrance of the train station.

more information about trains


The Burgos Bus Station is located on calle Miranda 4-6, just 300 meters (980 feet) from the Museum. It connects Burgos with many different parts of Spain.

Telephone: 947 28 88 55

Hours of Operation: 5:30 AM to 1:00 AM

more information about buses

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