There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Havana by plane or train

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Fly San Diego to Havana  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Havana (HAV) SAN - HAV

$213 - $464

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Fly Tijuana to Havana  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Havana (HAV) TIJ - HAV

$165 - $409

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Fly San Diego to Varadero, train  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Varadero (VRA) SAN - VRA
  2. Take the train from Matanzas to La Coubre

$348 - $1,912

Train to Los Angeles, fly to Havana  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Havana (HAV) LAX - HAV

$190 - $503

Fly San Diego to Santa Clara, train  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Santa Clara (SNU) SAN - SNU
  2. Take the train from Santa Clara to Havana - La Coubre

$429 - $1,726

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Havana is to fly which costs $160 - $410 and takes 12 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Havana is to fly which costs $210 - $470 and takes 10 h 21 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Havana is 2226 miles.

It takes approximately 10 h 21 min to get from San Diego to Havana, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Diego Airport to Havana Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 4 min and has one stopover.

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Havana is 3 h ahead of San Diego. It is currently 2:21 PM in San Diego and 5:21 PM in Havana.

Delta, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Havana Airport.

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There are 2209+ hotels available in Havana. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Diego to San Diego Airport is to line 992 bus which takes 9 min and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Havana.
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  • Distance: 2225.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 21 min

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Havana, Cuba?

American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from San Diego to Havana every 3 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Miami
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Varadero via Miami
Ave. Duration
10 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from San Diego to Varadero via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
12 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,000
Flights from San Diego to Varadero via Phoenix, Miami
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from San Diego to Varadero via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Miami
Ave. Duration
14 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from San Diego to Varadero via Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Miami
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Miami
Ave. Duration
15 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Charlotte, Miami
Ave. Duration
15 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,100
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,000
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Phoenix, Miami
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Miami
Ave. Duration
20 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Guadalajara, Cancun
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Mexico City, Cancun
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Monterrey, Cancun
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Havana via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Orlando
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
14 h 49 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Newark
Ave. Duration
13 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Mexico City, Cancun
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Tijuana to Havana via Mexico City, Merida
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Havana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Diego to Varadero via Toronto
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from San Diego to Santa Clara via Toronto
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Havana via Tampa
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from Matanzas to La Coubre
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
seat61.com
Train from Santa Clara to Havana - La Coubre
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
seat61.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240

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