Last updated on August 6th, 2022 at 01:38 am
We will write how to get from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay. The distance from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is 100 kilometers. The travel time is around 1 hour 30 minutes by taxi and the taxi fare is around $140 USD.
The cheapest way from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is by bus for $4 USD. The travel time is around 2 hours from Montego Bay to Ocho Rios. You can also rent a car in Ocho Rios or getting a private transfer. Read here how to get from Montego Bay to Kingston, Ocho Rios to Negril and Negril to Ocho Rios
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WHERE TO STAY IN MONTEGO BAY
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 Montego Bay. Double room hostels can costs up to $30-40 USD a night while mid-range hotels costs more or less $80 USD a night.
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OCHO RIOS TO MONTEGO BAY
BUS OCHO RIOS TO MONTEGO BAY (CHEAPEST WAY)
The cheapest way from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is by bus. The public bus from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is leaving from the Bus Terminal a few times per day.
The bus fare Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is around $4 USD. The travel time by public bus from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is around 2 hours since it will do a few stops on the way.
KNUTSFORD EXPRESS TRANSPORTATION FROM OCHO RIOS TO MONTEGO BAY
If you wish going by bus but with more comfort the Knutsford Express is going from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay. The Knutsford Express Bus fare is around $12-15 USD. The travel time is around 1 hour and 45 minutes from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay. You can check Knutsford Express Bus prices and schedule and book online!
TAXI FROM OCHO RIOS TO MONTEGO BAY
If you go from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi is around 1 hour and 30 minutes.
The taxi fare from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is around $140 USD which is 20000 JMD. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depending on traffic and your final destination.
CAR RENTAL AT OCHO RIOS
There are many options for renting a car in Ocho Rios. Renting a car is the most convenient option if you have a place to park your car in Montego Bay or you want to move around. It will take you 1 hour and 30 minutes with a private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis available for rent and prices are around $30-40 USD per day.
PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM OCHO RIOS TO MONTEGO BAY
Hotel transfers are also very easy and convenient but can be a little bit pricey. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort. Prices are around $140 USD and you will be able to fit up to 4 people. It could be $35 USD per person.
For sure private transportation will be so comfortable same like taxi, they will wait for you and drive to your final destination without you worrying of anything!
BEST WAY TRANSPORTATION FROM OCHO RIOS TO MONTEGO BAY
The best way from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay is by bus if you are going on a budget. You can get the public bus going from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay for $4 USD and the travel time around 2 hours. For more comfort and little bit faster the Knutsford Express which prices are around $12-15 USD and the travel time 1 hour 45 minutes. If you wish more comfort private transportation or a taxi can be your option if you have so much luggage.
WHERE TO STAY IN MONTEGO BAY
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 are also available, mostly for about $30-45 USD a night. Double room hostels can costs up to $30-40 USD a night while mid-range hotels costs more or less $80 USD a night.
FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL IN JAMAICA
You can find local meals in Jamaica 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 then 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), rains are almost non-stop. For most tourists best time to visit Jamaica is from December to April because of easier transport.
CASH AND ATM 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 Jamaica. Know real-time currency exchange here!
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