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Best Jamaica Sim Card For Tourist Compared And How To Buy A Prepaid Sim Card in Jamaica (Updated 2023)

Last updated on December 26th, 2022 at 08:45 am

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Best Jamaica Sim Card For Tourists Compared – Flow Jamaica sim card is our favorite for coverage and data packages and we will tell you how to buy a sim card in Jamaica. Check here to book online Montego Bay activities and airport transfers

What Is The Cheapest Sim Card In Jamaica?

The cheapest Jamaican sim card data for tourists with Flow prepaid sim card in Jamaica for 2600 JMD=$17 USD with 10 GB data valid for 28 days. And for 4900 JMD=$33 USD valid for 30 days with unlimited data. Read here best Jamaica eSim, Dominican Republic vs Jamaica and Jamaica vs Bahamas

You can find the cheapest Jamaica eSim with Airalo Jamaica eSim prepaid for $8 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%).

Holafly Jamaica eSim for $34 USD if you use our code GAMINTRAVELER coming with 3 GB data valid for 7 days. For $47 USD with 7 GB data valid for 15 days and for $59 USD with 15 GB data valid for 30 days.

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WHERE TO STAY IN JAMAICA

There are dormitory rooms that you can rent the bed for as low as $20 USD a night if you want the cheapest option in Jamaica. Double-room hostels can cost up to $30-40 USD a night while mid-range hotels cost more or less $80 USD a night.

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JAMAICA SIM CARD COMPARED AND PREPAID SIM CARD JAMAICA

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First thing we have to say about Jamaican sim card, internet and data connection in Jamaica is great especially in the cities. There are a few places off the beaten path like mountains, beaches and forest where the connection will be weak.

Obviously the best thing you can do to connect online is buying a prepaid sim card in Jamaica. It will be efficient and it will allow you to connect anytime.

We recommend you to get outside the airport when getting to the city in an official phone shop. There are 2 main phone operators in Jamaica: Flow and Digicel Jamaica.

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BUYING JAMAICA PREPAID SIM CARD AIRPORT (JAMAICA SIM CARD MONTEGO BAY AIRPORT)

Getting a Jamaica sim card Montego Bay airport is simple and easy. You can get your sim card in Norman Manley International Airport. Since it’s easier to check maps and it’s great to check internet while you are going to your hotel.

You can buy a Jamaica sim card in Montego Bay airport and buying your Jamaica sim card at Kingston airport. This option it will be more expensive but it’s great especially if you are heading outside the city to the beach.

If you aren’t in a hurry you can wait until get to the city to get your Jamaica prepaid sim card. There are kiosks and phone shops where to buy your Jamaica tourist sim card.

WHERE TO BUY JAMAICA SIM CARD FOR TOURIST

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You can buy a Jamaica sim card almost anywhere from the airport to cities. There are phone kiosks and local shops willing to sell a Jamaica prepaid sim card. Just make sure that you present your foreign passport.

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BEST PREPAID SIM CARD JAMAICA COMPARISON

We will focus in this prepaid sim card Jamaica with Digicel Jamaica the most popular one in the country. We will tell you about Flow Jamaica too. Keep reading below rates and data packages:

Digicel Sim Card Jamaica

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Digicel sim card Jamaica is the largest phone operator in the country. You will have the best coverage and we totally recommend this sim card if you are traveling in a few destinations in Jamaica. You can get a Digicel sim card for 600 JMD =$4 USD in the phone stores. Check here prices and packages in Digicel website!

You can get these packages for 850 JMD=$6 USD with 6 GB data and valid for 7 days. You can get a Digicel prepaid sim card in Jamaica for 3000 JMD=$20 USD with 12 GB data and valid for 28 days.

All these packages with Digicel Jamaica are coming with unlimited domestic calls and social media (Facebook, WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter).

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Flow Jamaica Sim Card

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Flow sim card Jamaica is the second largest phone operator. You can get a Flow prepaid Jamaica sim card for 500 JMD =$3 USD in the phone stores. Check here prices and packages in Flow website!

You can get these packages for 775 JMD=$5 USD with 6 GB data valid for 7 days. For 2600 JMD=$17 USD with 10 GB data valid for 28 days. If you want unlimited data for 4900 JMD=$33 USD valid for 30 days.

All these packages with Flow Jamaica are coming with unlimited domestic calls and social media (Facebook, WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter).

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Holafly Jamaica eSim for $34 USD if you use our code GAMINTRAVELER coming with 3 GB data valid for 7 days. For $47 USD with 7 GB data valid for 15 days and for $59 USD with 15 GB data valid for 30 days.

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Airalo Jamaica eSim prepaid for $8 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%).

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Nomad eSim Jamaica for $20 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days. Nomad eSim Jamaica prepaid start at $48 USD with 3 GB data and for $54 USD with 5 GB data valid for 30 days.

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MTX Connect eSim Jamaica for €24 with 4 GB data valid for 14 days.

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Ubigi Jamaica eSim for $19 USD with 1 GB data valid for 30 days. (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%).

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GigSky Jamaica eSim for $13 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days and for $60 USD with 5 GB data valid f

JAMAICA SIM CARD CONCLUSION (CHEAPEST SIM CARD JAMAICA)

My Jamaican Sim Card Conclusion is getting a Flow prepaid sim card Jamaica if you are planning to travel around the country since the coverage is similar and it has better packages but there is no big difference.

You can buy Flow Jamaica for 2300 JMD=$15 USD with 4 GB data valid for 28 days and unlimited data for 4900 JMD=$33 USD valid for 30 days.

Holafly Jamaica eSim for $34 USD if you use our code GAMINTRAVELER coming with 3 GB data valid for 7 days. For $47 USD with 7 GB data valid for 15 days and for $59 USD with 15 GB data valid for 30 days.

You can find the cheapest Jamaica eSim with Airalo Jamaica eSim prepaid for $8 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%).

ACCOMMODATION BUDGET TRAVEL IN JAMAICA

There are dormitory rooms that you can rent the bed for as low as $20 USD a night if you want the cheapest option. AirBnb is also available, mostly for about $30-45 USD a night. Double-room hostels can cost up to $30-40 USD a night while mid-range hotels cost more or less $80 USD a night.

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FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL IN JAMAICA

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You can find local meals in Jamaica for around $3-4 USD per person. At lunch you might want a chicken sandwich for $5 USD salad, burger and pizza with a fresh fruit drink for $7-10 USD. You can have a budget of $15-20 USD a day and it can already get you more than enough decent meals in Jamaica.

BEST TIME TO VISIT JAMAICA

In Jamaica their summer (December to April), there are fewer rains than normal. In their winter (May to November), the rains are almost non-stop. For most tourists best time to visit Jamaica is from December to April because of easier transport. 

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CASH AND ATMS IN JAMAICA

The currency of Jamaica is called Jamaican Dollars and as of now, $1 USD is worth 150 JMD Jamaican Dollars. Do not exchange your currency at the airport because you’ll get less than what you’ll get with the city’s exchange. Anyway if you are bringing USD you can use them while traveling around Jamaica no need to exchange them.

Bank or debit cards in an ATM are the recommended way to access your funds while traveling in JamaicaKnow real-time currency exchange here!

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Happy Travels!

Ruben Arribas is the co-founder of Gamintraveler and a Spanish traveler who has traveled to more than 100 countries around the world. He is now a full-time digital nomad.

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