# How far is Varadero from Havana?

The distance between Havana (Playa Baracoa Airport) and Varadero (Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport) is 73 miles / 117 kilometers / 63 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Havana (UPB) to Varadero (VRA) is 93 miles / 149 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 hours 24 minutes.

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## Distance from Havana to Varadero

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 72.866 miles
• 117.266 kilometers
• 63.319 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
• 72.747 miles
• 117.075 kilometers
• 63.216 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 Varadero?

The estimated flight time from Playa Baracoa Airport to Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport is 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) and Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport (VRA)

On average, flying from Havana to Varadero generates about 36 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 36 kilograms equals 79 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 Varadero

See the map of the shortest flight path between Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) and Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport (VRA).

## 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 Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport