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

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Taxi, train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varadero to Matanzas
  2. Take the train from Matanzas to La Coubre

$35 - $43

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Varadero to Havana

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Varadero to Matanzas Via La Habana
  2. Take the train from Matanzas to La Coubre

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varadero to Havana 87.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Varadero to Havana 87.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Varadero to Havana is to shuttle which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varadero to Havana is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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

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The best way to get from Varadero to Havana without a car is to taxi and train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $35 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Varadero to Havana, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varadero to Havana is 141 km. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Varadero to Havana.

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

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  • Distance: 72.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

There is no direct connection from Varadero to Havana. However, you can take the taxi to Matanzas then take the train to La Coubre. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Varadero to Havana via Varadero, Matanzas, and Matanzas in around 2 h 52 min.

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
Bus operators
Cubanacan Conectando
Phone
+(537) 206 9590
Email
contacto@avc.tur.cu
Website
viajescubanacan.cu
Shuttle from Varadero to Havana
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
viajescubanacan.cu
Other operators
Taxi from Varadero to Matanzas
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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