Average cost of trip to Jamaica

Accommodation, food, transport and entertainment costs in Jamaica

Updated Jan. 29, 2021

How much money are you going to need for your trip to Jamaica? You should plan to spend around J$17,641.05 ($116.99) per day on your trip to Jamaica for one person and J$23,218.81 ($153.98) for two when traveling. This budget includes accommodation costs for 2 adults in a good 4-star hotel (J$12,063.28 $80.00), lunch in a local restaurant, street food and drinks for a day (J$5,868.79 $38.92) and some entertainment (J$5,286.73 $35.06) for two. Find more about Jamaica travel budget in 2020 below.

How much will a one-week trip to Jamaica cost? The average one-week vacaction cost to Jamaica is around J$275,214.48 ($1,825.14) for one person and around J$449,098.46 ($2,978.28) for a couple including flights. February is the cheapest month to go to Jamaica.

Budget

One Week for Two J$265,436.18 ≈ $1,760.29
Two Weeks for Two J$373,091.41 ≈ $2,474.23

Comfort

One Week for Two J$449,098.46 ≈ $2,978.28
Two Weeks for Two J$599,839.33 ≈ $3,977.95

High-end

One Week for Two J$643,937.42 ≈ $4,270.40
Two Weeks for Two J$923,764.93 ≈ $6,126.13
Jamaica Travel Budget

Jamaica

Currency J$ (Jamaican Dollar)
Exchange Rate 100J$ $
Exchange rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated 28 Feb 2021, 00:30 UTC.

💰 Is it expensive to visit Jamaica?

A lot of people want to visit Jamaica and wonder what the budget would be like. Like with any vacation, the cost depends on where you’re flying from, what kind of accommodations you’re looking for and what you want to see or how you want to spend time. We're colleting all these travel costs from other travellers just like you, so you can make a better estimate of the budget for a trip that matches your own preferences.

✈ Cost of flights to Jamaica from

How much does it cost to fly to Jamaica? High season for flights to Jamaica spans from July to August — prepare to pay $1,096.00 and more for your return flight to Jamaica. The period from September to November is considered the low season and the average fares for flights are generally cheaper: you can usually get a return flight for about $872.00 on average. And if you're lucky, you can even find a better deal!

🛏 Average prices for accommodation in Jamaica

How much do hotels charge per night in Jamaica? High season in Jamaica runs from April to October. One night in a mid-range hotel during these months costs around $66.00. Low season spans from November to November. You can get a room for a night for as low as $50.00. Some nice bargains are usually also available, especially at the higher end resorts.

AirBnB. Double rooms in AirBnB cost around $63.20 per night, but prices can go up to 4% higher during high season.

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Latest inputs for accommodation prices in Jamaica
Added Type of Accomodation Month of Stay Price Per Night, $
Jan. 29, 2021 AirBnB January $61.75
Jan. 24, 2021 AirBnB January $59.42
Jan. 19, 2021 AirBnB January $59.50
Jan. 14, 2021 AirBnB January $69.00
Jan. 9, 2021 AirBnB January $68.00
Jan. 4, 2021 AirBnB January $66.33
Dec. 30, 2020 AirBnB December $54.17
Dec. 24, 2020 AirBnB December $53.42
Dec. 16, 2020 AirBnB December $56.67
Dec. 6, 2020 AirBnB December $65.33

🍲 Average prices for food and eating out in Jamaica

How much does food in Jamaica cost? The average cost of food and drinks in Jamaica is J$0.00 ($0.00) per day for one person. An average street food meal in Jamaica would cost you around J$1,121.89 ($7.44). A sit-in dinner for two people would cost around J$1,792.91 ($11.89). Lunch in a mid-range cafe or restaurant would cost you something between the two.

How much do drinks cost? A bottle of water in Jamaica is around J$113.09 ($0.75). A soft drink is around J$116.11 ($0.77) when you buy it in a supermarket. A beer would cost you around J$346.82 ($2.30) when you buy it in a bar. Alcoholic cocktails in bars and night clubs are J$209.60 ($1.39) per cocktail.

Average prices for meals and drinks in Jamaica
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Supermarket Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink J$116.11 ≈$0.77
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🍺 Beer
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💧 Bottle of Water J$113.09 ≈$0.75
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Bar Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink
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🍺 Beer J$346.82 ≈$2.30
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🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail J$209.60 ≈$1.39
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Meals
🍽 Dinner for Two J$1,792.91 ≈$11.89
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🌯 Street Food J$1,121.89 ≈$7.44
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Latest inputs for food and drinks prices in Jamaica
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April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink J$108.57 $0.72
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer J$324.20 $2.15
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two J$1,617.99 $10.73
April 23, 2020 🌯 Street Food J$1,617.99 $10.73
April 23, 2020 🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail J$211.50 $1.40
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two J$423.00 $2.81
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two J$646.89 $4.29
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two J$6,468.94 $42.90
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer J$376.98 $2.50
April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink J$135.71 $0.90

🏛 Average prices for entertainment in Jamaica

What are the prices for entertainment and activities in Jamaica?

Average prices for entertainemnt and activities in Jamaica
Type Average Price
🏰 Group Tour
🏛 Museum
🤹 Show or Theatre J$956.02 ≈$6.34
🕺 Night Club
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Added Type of Entertainment of Activity Price, JMD
April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre J$423.00 $2.81
April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre J$1,509.42 $10.01
April 20, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre J$423.00 $2.81

🚌 Average prices for transport and car rentals in Jamaica

How much does airport transfer cost in Jamaica? The average cost of a 20-minute taxi ride is approximately J$417.69 ($2.77).

Average prices for transport and car rentals in Jamaica
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Transfers
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Taxi
🚖 Taxi J$417.69 ≈$2.77
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Public Transport
🚉 Public Transport J$262.38 ≈$1.74
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🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day
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April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport J$84.60 $0.56
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi J$423.00 $2.81
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi J$539.83 $3.58
April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport J$108.57 $0.72
April 20, 2020 🚉 Public Transport J$423.00 $2.81
April 20, 2020 🚖 Taxi J$423.00 $2.81

☀ Weather in Jamaica

The hottest season in Jamaica runs from June to November. The average temperature is around 32 °C. The rainy season is from September to November with average rainfall of 135mm.

🤑 Calculate your Jamaica travel budget

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Local prices are converted to $ USD
Destination in Jamaica Total Flight Accomodation Eating Out Entertainment Transport Pocket Cash
Jamaica 1825.1 796 560 136.2 122.7 38.7 171.5