There are 6 ways to get from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba by bus, plane, train, shuttle or car

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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Bus, fly to Santiago  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Viñales to La Habana
  2. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Santiago (SCU) HAV - SCU

$132 - $356

Cheapest option

Shuttle, train  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Viñales to Hotel La Unión, Cienfuegos
  2. Take the train from Cienfuegos to Santiago de Cuba

$46 - $72

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Bus, fly to Holguin, train  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Viñales to La Habana
  2. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Holguin (HOG) HAV - HOG
  3. Take the train from Cacocum to Santiago de Cuba

$136 - $497

Bus, fly to Guantanamo Los Canos, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Viñales to La Habana
  2. Fly from Havana (HAV) to Guantanamo Los Canos (GAO) HAV - GAO
  3. Take the train from Guantanamo to Santiago de Cuba

$178 - $588

Bus  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Viñales to La Habana Via La Habana
  2. Take the bus from La Habana to Santiago de Cuba Via Santiago de Cuba

$52 - $76

Drive  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba 652.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 18 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba is to bus and fly which costs $130 - $360 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba. However, there are services departing from Viñales and arriving at Santiago de Cuba via La Habana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 35 min.

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The distance between Viñales and Santiago de Cuba is 866 km. The road distance is 1044.2 km.

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The best way to get from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 35 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba, including transfers.

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Viñales to Santiago de Cuba bus services, operated by Viazul, depart from Viñales station.

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The quickest flight from Havana Airport to Santiago Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba.
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  • Distance: 541.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Viñales, Cuba and Santiago de Cuba?

You can take a bus from Viñales to Santiago de Cuba via La Habana in around 18 h 35 min.

Airlines
Cubana de Aviación
Website
cubana.cu
Flights from Havana to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Havana to Holguin
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Havana to Guantanamo Los Canos
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Havana to Holguin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
Ferrocarriles de Cuba
Website
en.wikipedia.org
Train from Cacocum to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
seat61.com
Train from Guantanamo to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
seat61.com
Train from Cienfuegos to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
seat61.com
Bus operators
Viazul
Phone
+ 53 (07) 8836092
Email
sales@viazul.com
Website
viazul.com
Bus from Viñales to La Habana
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
viazul.com
Book at
viazul.com
Bus from La Habana to Santiago de Cuba
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
viazul.com
Book at
viazul.com
Cubanacan Conectando
Phone
+(537) 206 9590
Email
contacto@avc.tur.cu
Website
viajescubanacan.cu
Shuttle from Viñales to Hotel La Unión, Cienfuegos
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
viajescubanacan.cu

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