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There are 6 ways to get from South Africa to Kingston by plane or bus

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Fly Capetown to Kingston

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Kingston (KIN)

Cheapest option

Fly Capetown to Montego Bay, bus

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Montego Bay (MBJ)
  2. Take the bus from Montego Bay Airport to May Pen, Jamaica
  3. Take the bus from May Pen, Jamaica to Kingston

4 alternative options

Fly Johannesburg to Kingston

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Kingston (KIN)

Fly Bloemfontein to Kingston

  1. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Kingston (KIN)

Fly Johannesburg to Montego Bay, bus

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Montego Bay (MBJ)
  2. Take the bus from Montego Bay Airport to May Pen, Jamaica
  3. Take the bus from May Pen, Jamaica to Kingston

Fly Durban to Kingston

  1. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Kingston (KIN)

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Jamaica

Domestic travel is restricted within Jamaica due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Jamaica

International flights leaving South Africa are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: September 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Africa to Kingston is to fly which costs R 14 000 - R 35 000 and takes 25h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from South Africa to Kingston is to fly which costs R 10 000 - R 37 000 and takes 24h 49m.

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The distance between South Africa and Kingston is 12076 km.

It takes approximately 24h 49m to get from South Africa to Kingston, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Capetown Airport to Kingston Airport. The quickest flight takes 28h 2m and has one stopover.

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American Airlines, British Airways, Air Canada and three other airlines offer flights from Capetown Airport to Kingston Airport.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Kingston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Africa to Capetown Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs R 14 - R 18.

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Map of how to get from South Africa to Kingston.
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  • Distance: 12075.6 km
  • Duration: 24h 49m

What companies run services between South Africa and Kingston, Jamaica?

British Airways, Delta and eight other airlines fly from Cape Town to Kingston every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
29h 17m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
29h 12m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
32h 32m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Capetown, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
33h 22m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Capetown, Johannesburg, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
36h 17m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,400
Flights from Capetown to Montego Bay via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
22h 48m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Montego Bay via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
22h 43m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
31h 17m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Capetown, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
32h 37m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Capetown, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
35h 32m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,400
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Bloemfontein, Johannesburg, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
35h 47m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Port Elizabeth, Capetown, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
35h 57m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via Washington Dulles, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
24h 2m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via Newark, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
24h 2m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
21h 57m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Newark, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
23h 52m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
25h 17m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Capetown, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
26h 7m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Newark, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
26h 52m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
24h 2m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Capetown, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
25h 22m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Newark, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
29h 29m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via London Heathrow, Miami
Ave. Duration
29h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,000 - $2,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Newark, Miami
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Capetown, Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Newark, Miami
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Capetown, Atlanta, Miami
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,300
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Newark, Miami
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Caribbean Airlines
Website
caribbean-airlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Atlanta, Nassau
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Newark, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Newark, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Bloemfontein to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta, Nassau
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $4,000
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Atlanta, Nassau
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Durban to Kingston via Johannesburg, Newark, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Capetown to Montego Bay via Newark
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Capetown to Montego Bay via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Johannesburg to Montego Bay via Newark
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,700
Flights from Johannesburg to Montego Bay via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via London Heathrow, Miami
Ave. Duration
29h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,000 - $2,500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Capetown to Montego Bay via Newark
Ave. Duration
23h 24m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Johannesburg to Montego Bay via Newark
Ave. Duration
23h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Capetown to Kingston via Newark, Toronto
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Kingston via Atlanta, Toronto
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Montego Bay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,600
Bus operators
Knutsford Express Ltd
Phone
1 (876) 971 1822
Email
info@knutsfordexpress.com
Website
knutsfordexpress.com
Bus from Montego Bay Airport to May Pen, Jamaica
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
knutsfordexpress.com
Book at
knutsfordexpress.com
Adult
$23
Child
$18
Senior
$21
Student
$20
Bus from May Pen, Jamaica to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
knutsfordexpress.com
Book at
knutsfordexpress.com
Adult
$12
Child
$8
Senior
$10
Student
$9

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