There are 4 ways to get from Havana to Matanzas by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from La Coubre to Matanzas

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from La Habana to Matanzas Via Varadero

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Havana to Matanzas 63.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Havana to Matanzas 63.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Havana to Matanzas is to train which costs $3 - $5 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Havana to Matanzas is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Havana and Matanzas is 83 km. The road distance is 101.3 km.

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The train from La Coubre to Matanzas takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Habana and arriving at Matanzas. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from La Coubre and arriving at Matanzas. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The best way to get from Havana to Matanzas is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $3 - $5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $10 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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Havana to Matanzas train services, operated by Ferrocarriles de Cuba, depart from La Coubre station.

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Map of how to get from Havana to Matanzas.
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  • Distance: 51.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Havana, Cuba and Matanzas, Cuba?

Ferrocarriles de Cuba operates a train from Havana to Matanzas on demand. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Viazul operates a bus from Havana to Matanzas 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from La Coubre to Matanzas
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
seat61.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Havana to Matanzas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Cubataxi
Phone
+53 7796-6666
Taxis Cuba
Website
taxiscuba.com
Cuba Ruby
Phone
+53 7831-7572
Website
cubaruby.com

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