Kingston has the country's second busiest international airport behind Montego Bay. It's still well connected to major hubs in the US with several direct flights daily and to other Caribbean destinations through Panama and Turks & Caicos.
Cavanor Auto Rental has a fleet comprised of compact and medium-size Suzuki, Toyota and Nissan sedans, as well as Toyota Noah vans, Prado SUVs and Suzuki Vitara compact SUVs. Rates are competitive starting at USD 262.50 weekly before tax and insurance, USD 446 with full coverage and tax for the entry level compacts.
City Guide Taxi: provides airport pick ups, school pick-ups, bus services, overnight booking, corporate charters, taxi services , courier services and tour & excursions all over jamaica.
Knutsford Express is a popular coach service with Jamaicans and tourists alike, offering the most comfortable bus transport between Kingston, Ocho Rios, and Montego Bay with two or three daily departures from each city. New Kingston–Montego Bay departs at 6 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 2 p.m., and 5 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 6 a.m., 9:30 a.m., and 4:30 p.m. on Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Sundays. Buses run between the parking lot behind New Kingston Shopping Centre and Pier 1 in Montego Bay. The trip lasts four hours depending on traffic and costs US$20 prepaid, US$23 on the day of travel.
Aerogaviota flies rickety ATR-42-500 twin turbo-prop aircraft between Cuba and Jamaica that tend to bounce a bit on landing, but are likely to get you there, nonetheless.
Flights depart Mondays and Fridays between Havana and Kingston, leaving Terminal 3 at José Marti International Aiport (HAV) in Havana at 10:40am, stopping for a one-hour layover in Santiago (STG), before departing at 1:10pm for Kington (KIN) after the plane is cleaned and other passengers board.
The region's largest airline flies between the major English-speaking markets in the Carribbean and to London, Fort Lauderdale, New York and Toronto. Carribbean flies to both Kingston and Montego Bay in Jamaica.
Island Car Rentals (8:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m daily) is Jamaica's largest and most dependable rental-car agency, aligned with Alamo, Enterprise, and National. It has an outlet near the international terminal at Donald Sangster International Airport in Montego bay, at Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston and its head office in New Kingston. Island offers Toyota, Mitsubishi, Nissan, and Suzuki vehicles, with sedans, SUVs, and vans at the most competitive rates of any formal car hire agency in the island.
interCaribbean Airways began offering regular service between Kingston and Montego Bay in early 2014. The airline is based out of Turks & Caicos operating turbo prop planes between Providenciales, Dominican Republic and Jamaica. Charters are also offered.
Budget (8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 8 a.m.–10 p.m. daily) has a range of vehicles from Toyota Yaris (US$60 low season/$75 high season) and Daihatsu Terios (US$75 low/$100 high) to VW Passats (US$95 low/$120 high).
Bargain Rent-A-Car is the Avis franchise in Jamaica, with a range of vehicles including Hyundai Accent, Mitsubishi Lancer, Subaru Forrester, and Toyota Yaris, Corolla, and Camry, as well as vans. Prices range from the Yaris (US$74 low season/$114 high season) to the Nissan Urvan minibus (US$125 low/$166 high).
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