Havana Airport Arrivals (HAV)

José Martí International Airport

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José Martí Havana Airport
Rancho Boyeros, Havana, CUBA

Tel: +53 (0) 6 497063
Tel: +5376420100

Airport Codes
IATA code: HAV

Discover Havana José Martí International Airport Arrivals

Havana Airport or José Martí International Airport (IATA: HAV) is also known as Rancho Boyeros Airport. It is named after the patriot and national poet José Martí, who, for many Cubans, is a national hero.

It is the main base of the Aerogaviota and Cubana airlines, serving international and domestic Havana arrivals. This airport is located in the municipality of Boyeros, in the capital Havana, Cuba.


The José Martí International Airport is operated by the Cuban company ECASA who is responsible for the Havana flight arrivals. It is the main national and international gateway to Cuba. Every year it serves millions of passengers who travel to this country and have HAV airport arrivals. It connects Havana with the rest of the Caribbean, South America, Central America, North America, Europe, and some destinations in Africa and Asia. All planes in Cuba belong to the military or state airlines; private Cubans cannot have planes to process commercial José Martí Airport arrivals.

In 1960, this airport was bombed by B-26 planes belonging to Brigade 2506, a group of Cuban exiles sponsored by the CIA, trying to overthrow Fidel Castro. State or foreign aircraft are the only ones that can use the José Martí International Airport facilities.

Location for Havana José Martí arrivals

Havana Airport or José Martí International Airport is located 20 km (12 miles) southwest of downtown Havana, in Boyeros, Cuba.


  • José Martí flight arrivals and travel by public transport: Unfortunately, there is no public transportation at the Havana airport. Tourists are not allowed on local buses.
  • Havana airport arrivals by cab: You can take a taxi to get to the center of Havana quickly. The estimated travel time is 20 to 30 minutes.
  • HAV arrivals and take a rental car: You can rent a car upon arrival at the José Martí International Airport; it will be a good option if you want to know more places in Cuba.

The Havana airport has a single runway for Havana arrivals that has 70 thousand square meters. Medium and large aircraft such as Air airlines can land on this runway.


José Martí International Airport has three terminals to process all the Havana flight arrivals. Terminal 1 is for domestic flights. Terminal 2 is for American charter flights that was inaugurated in 1988. Terminal 3 is for international flights and was inaugurated on April 27, 1998 for the first HAV airport arrivals.

Terminal 1 is the oldest and is located a bit from T2 and T3. If you can go to the terminal 3 to one of the other terminals, it is through a taxi, the journey is long, and it is not advisable to walk after your José Martí Airport arrivals. Terminal 3 is the largest and most modern and has two floors, the ground floor is for Havana José Martí arrivals, and the top floor is for departure.

Airlines with Havana airport arrivals

The main airlines that use this airport are:

• Aeroflot

• Aerogaviota

• Aeromexico

• Aeropostal

• Air Canada Rouge

• Air China

• Air Europe

• Air France

• Air Transat

• Alitalia

• American Airlines

• Bahamasair

• Blue Panorama Airlines

• Caribbean Airlines

• Cayman Airways

• Cayman Airways

• Condor

• Conviasa

• Copa Airlines

• Cuban aviation

• Delta Air Lines

• Delta Connection

• EasySky

• Havana Air

• Evelop Airlines

• Iberia

• JetBlue


• LATAM Peru

• Southwest Airlines

• Turkish Airlines

• Wingo


Among the main destinations that you can fly to Cuba with HAV arrivals are:


The José Martí International Airport or Havana Airport in 2017 handled about 5,713,859 passengers.