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There are 6 ways to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Santiago  •  2h 14m

  1. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Santiago (SCU) HAV - SCU

$120 - $340

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Train  •  17h 25m

  1. Take the train from Havana La Coubre to Santiago de Cuba

$30 - $45

4 alternative options

Fly to Holguin, train  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Holguin (HOG) HAV - HOG
  2. Take the train from Cacocum to Santiago de Cuba

$129 - $474

Fly to Guantanamo Los Canos, train  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Guantanamo Los Canos (GAO) HAV - GAO
  2. Take the train from Guantanamo to Santiago de Cuba

$168 - $530

Bus  •  16h 29m

  1. Take the bus from La Habana to Santiago de Cuba Via Santiago de Cuba

$40 - $60

Drive  •  11h 52m

  1. Drive from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba 546.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba is to train which costs $30 - $45 and takes 17h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba is to fly which costs $120 - $340 and takes 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba. However, there are services departing from Terminal 2 and arriving at Santiago de Cuba via La Habana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 29m.

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The distance between Havana Airport (HAV) and Santiago de Cuba is 757 km. The road distance is 874.6 km.

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The best way to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba without a car is to bus which takes 16h 29m and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba, including transfers.

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Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba bus services, operated by Viazul, depart from La Habana station.

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The best way to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba is to fly which takes 2h 14m and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $60 and takes 16h 29m, you could also train, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 17h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Havana Airport to Santiago Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba bus services, operated by Viazul, arrive at Santiago de Cuba station.

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Map of how to get from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba.
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  • Distance: 473.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 14m

What companies run services between Havana Airport (HAV), Cuba and Santiago de Cuba?

Fly Always N.V and Cubana de Aviación fly from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba twice daily. Alternatively, Viazul operates a bus from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 14h 45m.

Airlines
Cubana de Aviación
Website
cubana.cu
Flights from Havana to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Havana to Holguin
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Havana to Guantanamo Los Canos
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Fly Always N.V
Website
flyallways.com
Flights from Havana to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Havana to Holguin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from Cacocum to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
seat61.com
Train from Guantanamo to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
seat61.com
Train from Havana La Coubre to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
15h 56m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
seat61.com
Bus operators
Viazul

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Yes, the driving distance between Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba is 875 km. It takes approximately 11h 52m to drive from Havana Airport (HAV) to Santiago de Cuba.

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Fly Always N.V and Cubana de Aviación offer flights from Havana Airport to Santiago Airport.

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There are 129+ hotels available in Santiago de Cuba. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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