There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Jamaica by plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Kingston  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Kingston (KIN) JFK - KIN

$197 - $1,310

2 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Montego Bay  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Montego Bay (MBJ) JFK - MBJ

$262 - $1,817

Fly Newark to Montego Bay  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Montego Bay (MBJ) EWR - MBJ

$264 - $1,926

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Jamaica is to fly which costs $260 - $2,000 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Jamaica is to fly which costs $260 - $2,000 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Jamaica is 1584 miles.

It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Manhattan to Jamaica, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Jamaica is Montego Bay (MBJ) Airport which is 40.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Kingston (KIN) (44.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Jamaica.
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  • Distance: 1583.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Jamaica?

Caribbean Airlines, JetBlue Airways and four other airlines fly from Manhattan to Kingston every 2 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,000
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,700
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $4,400
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $4,400
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $6,000
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $6,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston via Panama City
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Caribbean Airlines
Website
caribbean-airlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Montego Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Fly Jamaica
Website
fly-jamaica.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Kingston via Panama City
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Montego Bay via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000

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