# How far is Baracoa from Havana?

The distance between Havana (Playa Baracoa Airport) and Baracoa (Gustavo Rizo Airport) is 550 miles / 886 kilometers / 478 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Havana (UPB) to Baracoa (BCA) is 633 miles / 1019 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 16 hours 42 minutes.

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1 h 32 min
106 kg

## Distance from Havana to Baracoa

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Havana to Baracoa. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 550.464 miles
• 885.886 kilometers
• 478.340 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 549.953 miles
• 885.064 kilometers
• 477.896 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Havana to Baracoa?

The estimated flight time from Playa Baracoa Airport to Gustavo Rizo Airport is 1 hour and 32 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) and Gustavo Rizo Airport (BCA)

On average, flying from Havana to Baracoa generates about 106 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 106 kilograms equals 234 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Havana to Baracoa

See the map of the shortest flight path between Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) and Gustavo Rizo Airport (BCA).

## Airport information

Origin Playa Baracoa Airport
City: Havana
Country: Cuba
IATA Code: UPB
ICAO Code: MUPB
Coordinates: 23°1′58″N, 82°34′45″W
Destination Gustavo Rizo Airport
City: Baracoa
Country: Cuba
IATA Code: BCA
ICAO Code: MUBA
Coordinates: 20°21′55″N, 74°30′22″W