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Flying into Negril 101: Where to fly to reach our beach paradise! 

You’ve researched Negril, discovered the beauty of the Western Jamaica coast, and are planning the perfect Caribbean getaway. Now you need to find where to fly into. No worries, we’ve got you covered! Finding the closest Negril, Jamaica airport, is easy. This blog will cover travel tips, airport information, travel times, and transportation—no longer need to worry about the details. Getting to Jamaica is just the start; after your arrival, you’ll want access to all the top activities in the area. Request our Vacation Guide and get access to all of the top must-dos in the area. Now, let’s get you to Jamaica!  

Negril Jamaica Airport  


Montego Bay Sangster International Airport (MBJ)

Located just under two hours away from Negril is Montego Bay Sangster Airport. This airport services many international airlines and has many transportation options available to travelers. Montego Bay is 80 miles from Negril, so the drive is just under two hours. Travel options include shuttles, cabs, buses, and rental cars. The airport also offers an incredible coastal drive through Jamaica, so you’ll see some beautiful sights along the way! 

Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) 

Located approximately 120 miles away in Kingston, Norman Manley International Airport is served by several domestic and international airlines. The airport is a little farther away, so the drive will take longer, but this airport serves many airlines and makes traveling easy for all travelers looking to visit Jamaica. You can get to the hotel from here by private shuttle, bus, taxi, or rental car.  

Negril Aerodrome (NEG)

Negril Aerodrome is the closest option. The airport is located a short 20-minute drive from Negril. However, this airport is smaller and serves the local resorts, so you may have to make a connecting flight to this airport. However, because the airport is smaller, visitors enjoy an easy and relaxing experience when they are here! 

Travel Tips  

Be sure to book your flights well in advance for the best prices. Book your transportation from the airport to the hotel before you arrive. Ensure you know the local customs and regulations when flying in and out of Jamaica. Pack light! You want to avoid paying extra baggage fees. Bring plenty of sunscreens and bug spray for your stay. Most of all, review how long you would like your travel time to be. These airports have differences in size and distance from Negril. Make sure to plan ahead and pick the airport that fits your travel needs. Enjoy your stay, and take some time to relax and explore Jamaica!    

Jamaican coast

Stay at Ocean Cliff Hotel Negril for Unmatched Accommodations and Amenities! 

At Oceancliff Hotel Negril, we have relaxing accommodations and amenities for you to enjoy! Gardenrooftop, and seaside cottages are all available for you to choose from. We even have a bridal suite to accommodate your special day! Pair these accommodations with our property amenities; you’ll see why our hotel is second to none! We can’t wait to welcome you to the Jamaican coast!   

Ocean Cliff Hotel Negril