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How To Get From Barbados Airport To Bridgetown – All Possible Ways (Updated 2023)

Last updated on January 28th, 2023 at 03:16 pm

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We will write how to get from Barbados airport to Bridgetown city center. The distance from Grantley Adams International Airport to Bridgetown city center is around 17 kilometers.

The travel time from Barbados airport to city is around 25 minutes by taxi and if you go by bus around 40 minutes. Click here to book online Barbados activities and day trips

The cheapest way from Barbados airport to city center is by bus for $2 USD. If you go by taxi will be around $20-25 USD depending your final destination.

You can also rent a car in Barbados airport or get a private transfer.

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Read here Breakfast in Barbados, Barbadian food, best restaurants in Bridgetown and what to wear in Barbados

WHERE TO STAY IN BRIDGETOWN

The accommodation is really expensive and you will find hotels starting from $60-80 USD. If you want the cheapest option. AirBnb is also available, mostly for about $50 USD a night. Click here if you want to find the best deals with Booking in Barbados.

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HOW TO GET FROM BARBADOS AIRPORT TO BRIDGETOWN CITY CENTER

AIRPORT BUS BARBADOS AIRPORT TO BRIDGETOWN CITY CENTER (CHEAPEST WAY)

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The cheapest way from Barbados airport to Bridgetown city center is by bus. There are local buses outside the airport running during the day in the highway.

You will have to walk 5-10 minutes outside the airport. The bus fare is $2 USD and you can pay direct to the bus driver and make sure you are bringing local currency Barbados Dollars.

The bus travel time from Barbados airport to Bridgetown city center is around 40 minutes. The bus is passing by and stopping at Bay Street where most of the accommodations are in Bridgetown.

BY TAXI FROM BARBADOS AIRPORT TO BRIDGETOWN

If you go from Barbados airport to Bridgetown by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi is around 25 minutes and the taxi fare from Grantley Adams International Airport to Bridgetown city center is around $20-25 USD.

The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and will depend on traffic and your final destination and extra fees like a toll road, luggage and how many people are joining to the ride.

UBER BARBADOS AIRPORT TO BRIDGETOWN

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You should know there is no Uber service but you can find similar shared riding apps in Barbados like Pick Up Barbados. You can take and prices are fixed similar or a little bit cheaper than a taxi in Barbados. Just make sure you check in at the airport before the ride and everything will be fine!

CAR RENTAL AT BARBADOS AIRPORT

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There are many options for renting a car in Barbados’s airport. It’s the most convenient option if you have a place to park your car in Bridgetown. It will take you 25 minutes to get to Bridgetown from the airport with a private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis available in the airport. Prices are around $40-50 USD per day.

Car rental options can be great if you are traveling with a few people or a lot of luggage and planning to visit places around Barbados. Make sure you have a parking place in your hotel or Airbnb since sometimes can be so challenging in Bridgetown.

Click here to get the best deals renting a car in Barbados!

PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM BARBADOS AIRPORT TO BRIDGETOWN CITY CENTER

Hotel transfers are convenient but can be expensive. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort after your flight to Barbados. Prices are around $40 USD and you will be able to fit up to 2 people.

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BEST WAY FROM BARBADOS AIRPORT TO BRIDGETOWN

The best way from Grantley Adams International Airport to Bridgetown is getting a taxi since the distances aren’t far and you will get to your accommodation in 25 minutes for around $20-25 USD especially a great idea if you are traveling with someone.

If you are traveling on a budget you can walk outside the airport 10 minutes in the Highway roundabout and get the local buses going to different places in the city. The buses are really cheap $2 USD. Just make sure you don’t have so much luggage and you do during the daytime.

WHERE TO STAY IN BARBADOS

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The accommodation is really expensive and you will find hotels starting from $60-80 USD. If you want the cheapest option. AirBnb is also available, mostly for about $50 USD a night. Click here if you want to find the best deals with Booking in Barbados.

FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL IN BARBADOS

You can find local meals in Barbados for around $5 USD per person. At lunch you might want a chicken sandwich for $10 USD salad, burger and pizza with a fresh fruit drink for $20 USD. You can have a budget of $20 USD a day enough decent meals in Barbados if you go for street food and free breakfast.

BEST TIME TO VISIT BARBADOS

In Barbados 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 Barbados is from December to April because of easier transport. 

Click here to know more about the weather in Barbados!

CASH AND ATMS IN BARBADOS

The currency of Barbados is the Barbadian or Bajan Dollar $1 USD=$2 BBD. If you are bringing USD you can use them while traveling around Barbados no need to exchange them in the islands.

Bank or debit cards in an ATM are the recommended way to access your funds while traveling in BarbadosKnow 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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