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There are 3 ways to get from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Cuba to Camaguey Santiago de Cuba
  2. Take the bus from Camaguey to Playa Santa Lucía

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Train, bus  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Cuba to Camaguey Santiago de Cuba
  2. Take the bus from Camaguey to Playa Santa Lucía

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4h 30m

  1. Drive from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía 298.8 km

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Last updated: September 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía is to train and bus which costs $7 - $10 and takes 9h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía is to bus which costs $23 - $35 and takes 8h 4m.

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The distance between Santiago de Cuba and Playa Santa Lucía is 212 km. The road distance is 298.8 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía without a car is to bus which takes 8h 4m and costs $23 - $35.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía is 299 km. It takes approximately 4h 30m to drive from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía.

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Map of how to get from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía.
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  • Distance: 212.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Santiago de Cuba and Playa Santa Lucía, Cuba?

You can take a bus from Santiago de Cuba to Playa Santa Lucía via Camaguey and Camaguey in around 8h 4m.

Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from Santiago de Cuba to Camaguey
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Old trains
$1
Second class
$1 - $2
First class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Viazul
Phone
+ 53 (07) 8836092
Email
viazul@transnet.cu
Website
viazul.com
Bus from Santiago de Cuba to Camaguey
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
viazul.com
Ferro Omnibus Camaguey
Bus from Camaguey to Playa Santa Lucía
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2

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