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There are 7 ways to get from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Matanzas to Ciego de Ávila
  2. Take a taxi from Morón to Cayo Guillermo

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Matanzas to Sancti Spíritus
  2. Take the bus from Sancti Spíritus to Ciego de Avila
  3. Take a taxi from Morón to Cayo Guillermo

Bus, taxi via Santa Clara

  1. Take the bus from Matanzas to Santa Clara
  2. Take the bus from Santa Clara to Morón
  3. Take a taxi from Morón to Cayo Guillermo

Drive

  1. Drive from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo

Fly Varadero to Santa Clara, drive

  1. Fly from Varadero (VRA) to Santa Clara (SNU)
  2. Drive from Santa Clara to Cayo Guillermo

Train to Havana, fly to Santa Clara, drive

  1. Take the train from Matanzas to Havana - La Coubre
  2. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Santa Clara (SNU)
  3. Drive from Santa Clara to Cayo Guillermo

Fly Varadero to Camaguey, train, taxi

  1. Fly from Varadero (VRA) to Camaguey (CMW)
  2. Take the train from Camaguey to Ciego de Ávila
  3. Take a taxi from Morón to Cayo Guillermo

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 6h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 6h 40m.

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It is 303 km from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo. It is approximately 495.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo without a car is to train and taxi which takes 9h 54m and costs $65 - $85.

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It takes approximately 9h 54m to get from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Varadero Airport to Santa Clara Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo is 496 km. It takes approximately 6h 40m to drive from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo.

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American Airlines offers flights from Varadero Airport to Santa Clara Airport.

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The best way to get from Matanzas to Varadero Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo.
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  • Distance: 302.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 54m

What companies run services between Matanzas, Cuba and Cayo Guillermo, Cuba?

There is no direct connection from Matanzas to Cayo Guillermo. However, you can take the train to Ciego de Ávila, take the walk to Ciego de Ávila, take the bus to Morón, then take the taxi to Cayo Guillermo. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Sancti Spíritus, take the bus to Ciego de Avila, take the bus to Ciego de Ávila, take the bus to Morón, then take the taxi to Cayo Guillermo.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Varadero to Santa Clara via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Havana to Santa Clara via Miami
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Varadero to Camaguey via Miami
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Havana to Santa Clara via Cancun
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Varadero to Camaguey via Miami, Cancun
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from Matanzas to Ciego de Ávila
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Old trains
$1
Second class
$1 - $2
First class
$1 - $2
Train from Matanzas to Havana - La Coubre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Old trains
$1
Second class
$1
First class
$1
Train from Camaguey to Ciego de Ávila
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Old trains
$1
Second class
$1
First class
$1
Bus operators
Ómnibus Nacionales
Phone
+53 7873 7373
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Matanzas to Sancti Spíritus
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Clara to Morón
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Viazul
Phone
+53 59 89 0616
Email
viazul@eon.cu
Website
viazul.wetransp.com
Bus from Sancti Spíritus to Ciego de Avila
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
viazul.wetransp.com
Bus from Matanzas to Santa Clara
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
viazul.wetransp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Morón to Cayo Guillermo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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