# How far is Santa Clara from Havana?

The distance between Havana (Playa Baracoa Airport) and Santa Clara (Abel Santamaría Airport) is 172 miles / 277 kilometers / 150 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Havana (UPB) to Santa Clara (SNU) is 199 miles / 321 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 18 minutes.

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## Distance from Havana to Santa Clara

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 172.266 miles
• 277.235 kilometers
• 149.695 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
• 172.033 miles
• 276.860 kilometers
• 149.493 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 Santa Clara?

The estimated flight time from Playa Baracoa Airport to Abel Santamaría Airport is 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) and Abel Santamaría Airport (SNU)

On average, flying from Havana to Santa Clara generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 50 kilograms equals 111 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 Santa Clara

See the map of the shortest flight path between Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) and Abel Santamaría Airport (SNU).

## 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 Abel Santamaría Airport
City: Santa Clara
Country: Cuba
IATA Code: SNU
ICAO Code: MUSC
Coordinates: 22°29′31″N, 79°56′36″W