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Havana Airport

General information

The airport is named after national hero José Martí and home to airlines Cubana and Aerogaviota. Upon arrival, please note that waiting for your luggage can last a long time.

When flying out of Havana Airport it is recommended to be well in advance at the airport. Taking a taxi about 3 hours before departure from Havana to the airport is a safe choice. Havana Airport (José Martí) does not have an official website.


Where is Havana Airport situated?

Havana Airport or José Martí International Airport is located southwest of the Cuban capital.

How many terminals has Havana Airport?

The airport has three terminals that are used for passenger flights, which are called Terminal 1 (Domestic), Terminal 2 (American charters among others) and Terminal 3 (International). Terminal 3 is the largest and most modern terminal with two floors, the upper floor for Departures and ground floor for Arrivals. T1 is the oldest terminal, located at some distance from T2 and T3. The fastest way to travel from Terminal 1 to one of the other two terminals is by taking a taxi, walking is not recommended. Between Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 a car journey takes about 5 minutes, the price for a taxicab is 5 CUC.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Havana Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Cuba.

Airport Distance
Varadero Airport 100km



The distance from Havana Airport to the centre of Havana is 21 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Havana.

From HAV Airport to Havana City centre by Car
21 km
30 min

Travel by car

Public transport

Unfortunately, there are no public transport possibilities at this airport. Check out our transportation page for other ways to travel from the airport to the city.

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Havana Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Havana Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Havana is about CUC 30.-. Book your taxi at Havana Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From HAV Airport to Havana City centre by Taxi
21 km
30 min
CUC 30.-

Book a taxi

Airport parking

Havana Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Havana Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Havana Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Havana Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Havana Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Havana Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Cubana
  • Aerogaviota
  • Blue Panorama Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Iberia


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Havana Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Las Rocas Fontanar, Havana

Located in Havana, 18 km from Old Square, Las Rocas Fontanar provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a bar and a shared lounge. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace.


Dona Amalia, Jesús Nazareno

With garden views, Dona Amalia is situated in Jesús Nazareno and has a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, bar, garden, children's playground and sun terrace.


Havana Dream, Havana

Boasting a shared lounge, terrace and views of garden, Havana Dream is situated in Havana, 1.8 km from Playa del Chivo. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a children's playground.

Hotels in Havana

Looking for the best hotels in Havana? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Nacional de Cuba, Havana

Located 2.5 km from Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta in Havana, Hotel Nacional de Cuba welcomes guests with a restaurant and bar. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. La Bodeguita del Medio is 3.


Hotel Inglaterra, Havana

Offering a sun terrace and views of the city, Hotel Inglaterra is located in Havana, 800 metres from La Bodeguita del Medio. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. A flat-screen TV is provided.


Hotel Plaza, Havana

Hotel Plaza is situated in Havana, 1.8 km from Playa del Chivo, and has a restaurant, a bar and a shared lounge. Boasting family rooms, this property also provides guests with a terrace.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Havana Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Havana: Buena Vista Social Club and 3-Course Dinner

Enjoy the music of the world-famous Buena Vista Social Club for an entire evening. Enjoy a performance from the two-time Grammy-winning band along with the Afro-Cuban All Stars. Included is an excellent Cuban 3-course dinner.


Havana: Guided e-Bike Beach Escape

Experience insights into the everyday lives of Cubans as you cycle comfortably through various districts. This tour will see you getting off the tourist path to further discover local sites, such as a beautiful and secluded tropical beach.

Tour & transport

Havana: 2-Hour Classic American Car Tour with a Cocktail

Classic cars and cool cocktails sum up Cuba so well that they've been married together on this Havana tour. See Havana in style on a 2-hour tour in a classic 1950s American convertible. Cruise at low altitude through the faded elegance of Havana.


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