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Montego Bay Sangster Airport

General information

Montego Bay Sangster Airport is Jamaica‘s busiest airport and one of the larger airports in the Caribbean. The airport is mainly used by tourists heading to the holiday destinations along the coast, i.e. Montego Bay (MoBay), Negril Seven Mile Beach, Runaway Bay and Ocho Rios. Montego Bay Sangster Airport, named after former Jamaican Prime Minister Sir Donald Burns Sangster, features a modern terminal and one runway.


Where is Montego Bay Sangster Airport situated?

Montego Bay Sangster Airport is located north of the city, the luxury resorts and hotels are east of the airport. By car, you can reach the airport via the A1 motorway.

How many terminals does Montego Bay Sangster Airport have?

The airport has a modern terminal with 18 boarding gates / jet bridges (1 to 10, 12 to 19). In front of the airport you will see Departures on the left and Arrivals / Transportation on the right.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

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

Airport Distance
Kingston Norman Manley Airport 135km



The distance from Montego Bay Sangster Airport to the centre of Montego Bay is 4 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Montego Bay.

From MBJ Airport to Montego Bay City centre by Car
4 km
15 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 Montego Bay Sangster 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 Montego Bay Sangster Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Montego Bay is about $ 20.-. Book your taxi at Montego Bay Sangster Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From MBJ Airport to Montego Bay City centre by Taxi
4 km
15 min
$ 20.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Montego Bay Sangster Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Montego Bay Sangster 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 Montego Bay Sangster Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Montego Bay Sangster 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 Montego Bay Sangster Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Montego Bay Sangster Airport?

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

  • American Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • TUI Airways
  • JetBlue
  • Sunwing Airlines


Hotels near the airport

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


Airport Beach Hotel, Montego Bay

Located in Montego Bay, 1.1 km from Doctor's Cave Beach and 1.8 km from One Man Beach, Airport Beach Hotel provides accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, a shared lounge and a garden.


The Blue Orchid B&B, Montego Bay

With Doctor's Cave Beach reachable in 2.7 km, The Blue Orchid B&B offers accommodation, a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, a bar and a garden. The bed and breakfast features both WiFi and private parking free of charge.

Hotels in Montego Bay

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


Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall - All Inclusive, Montego Bay

Offering an outdoor pool and 8 restaurants, Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall - All Inclusive is located in Montego Bay. Free WiFi access is available in this resort. The accommodation will provide you with air conditioning.


Breathless Montego Bay, Montego Bay

Located in Montego Bay, 2.5 km from Catherine Hall Beach, Breathless Montego Bay provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a fitness centre and a bar.


Luxury Apartments and Rooms,The Lagoons, Montego Bay

Boasting a swimming pool, a garden, a private beach area and views of the garden, Luxury Apartments and Rooms, The Lagoons is situated in Montego Bay and features accommodation with free WiFi.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Montego Bay Sangster 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!


Montego Bay: Yaaman Adventure Park ATV Tour with Lunch

Discover the tropical jungles, exotic wildlife, and stunning scenery of Yaaman Adventure Park in Montego Bay with an exhilarating ATV trek, including lunch, hotel transportation, and a local guide.


Jamaica: Dunn's River Falls, 9 Mile and Optional Lagoon Tour

Visit 3 of Jamaica's must-see attractions in one day. You’ll climb up to the top of Dunn's River Falls, see the home and final resting place of reggae legend Bob Marley, and take an optional evening cruise on the lagoon that glows!

Tour & transport

Montego Bay: MBJ Airport Tranfers to All Hotels Islandwide

Travel between the Montego Bay Airport and hotels in any of Jamaica’s major resort towns.


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