Ocho Rios Jamaica Airport, Is there One?We are frequently asked is there an Ocho Rios Jamaica Airport? There isn’t one. The closest airport to Ocho Rios Jamaica is the Ian Flemming International airport in Boscobel; however, they only accept private planes or domestic charters. The Ian Flemming airport is located around 14 kilometers from Ocho Rios.
The closest airports to Ocho Rios Jamaica that accepts International commercial flights are the Donald Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay and the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston.
Donald Sangster International Airport – Montego Bay
The Donald Sangster airport is located in the main resort town of Montego Bay. The airport receives around three million visitors per a year. The majority of visitors to Jamaica enter via this airport. One of the benefits of arriving in Montego Bay is there are a variety of transport options tailored for tourists.
Airport Transfer options from Montego Bay to Ocho Rios
Ocho Rios is around two hours from Montego Bay. If you are travelling to Discovery Bay or Runaway Bay your travel time would be around 1 ½ hours.
If you are staying at such hotels as Couples in St. Mary the travel time will be around 2 hours and 15 minutes. If your hotel doesn’t provide free hotel transfers here are a few transit options for your journey to Ocho Rios.
Want to start and end your vacation in style?
Couples, Half Moon and Sandals have their own private lounges where you can relax until your transportation is ready. If you are not staying in any of these hotels a good alternative is Club Mobay VIP lounge.
Norman Manley International Airport
Norman Manley International airport is located around 30 minutes from Kingston. Not many tourists fly into Jamaica via Kingston. However, with the new North-South highway the travel time between Kingston and Ocho Rios has been reduced from two hours to one hour. As long as you don’t get stuck in traffic your transit time should be around 1 ½ hours to Ocho Rios. If you need airport transfer from Kingston here are a few options:
Ocho Rios Jamaica Airport Codes
Airlink Express Flight transit times
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