There are 3 ways to get from Matanzas to Santa Clara by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Matanzas to Santa Clara Cienfuegos/La Habana

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Matanzas to Santa Clara 141.5 miles

$100 - $120

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Matanzas to Santa Clara 141.5 miles

What companies run services between Matanzas, Cuba and Santa Clara, Cuba?

Ferrocarriles de Cuba operates a train from Matanzas to Santa Clara on demand, and the journey takes 2 h 58 min.

Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from Matanzas to Santa Clara
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
seat61.com
Other operators
Taxi from Matanzas to Santa Clara
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Matanzas and Santa Clara is 180 km. The road distance is 226 km.

The cheapest way to get from Matanzas to Santa Clara is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Matanzas to Santa Clara is to taxi which takes 2 h 52 min and costs $100 - $120.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Matanzas and arriving at Santa Clara. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

The train from Matanzas to Santa Clara takes 2 h 58 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.