There are 5 ways to get from Havana to Varadero by bus, train, taxi, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  3 h 7 min

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

$16 - $22

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Havana to Varadero

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Havana - La Coubre to Matanzas Cienfuegos/La Habana
  2. Take a taxi from Matanzas to Varadero

$33 - $45

Taxi  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Havana to Varadero 87.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Havana to Varadero 87.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Havana and Varadero is 116 km. The road distance is 140.6 km.

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The best way to get from Havana to Varadero without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Havana to Varadero, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Havana to Varadero is 141 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Havana to Varadero.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Varadero. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Havana to Varadero.
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  • Distance: 72.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

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

Viazul operates a bus from Havana to Varadero 4 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Train from Havana - La Coubre to Matanzas
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Bus operators
Cubanacan Conectando
+(537) 206 9590
Shuttle from Havana to Varadero
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Matanzas to Varadero
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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