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Travel to Jamaica

Jamaica Essentials

Language
English
Currency
Jamaican Dollar (JMD)
Time Zone
GMT-05:00
Avg. Salary
JMD 1,090,000 per year
Calling Code
+1
Socket Type
A and B (110 V/50 Hz)
United States

Many visa fees depend on your citizenship, or if you have multiple citizenships, the citizenship you use to travel.
United States

Some countries have lower visa fees or other special access for travelers who have legal residence in certain countries, even without citizenship.

Requirements for a citizen of United States

Visa

Last updated: Oct 6, 2022

Jamaica charges a non-refundable fee of $38.00 USD to apply for the Visa.

You can get the Visa through Atlys for a small additional charge of only $50.00 USD. We make it easy for you by handling all the requirements for you, dealing with the visa bureaucracy of Jamaica, and following up to make sure your application gets approved.

Cost of Living Comparison

CategoryUnited StatesJamaicaDifference
Restaurants
Meal, Inexpensive RestaurantJMD 800.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-courseJMD 7,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)JMD 995.00
Markets
Milk (regular), (1 liter)JMD 448.46
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)JMD 393.51
Eggs (regular) (12)JMD 413.37
Transportation
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)JMD 145.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)JMD 5,000.00
Gasoline (1 liter)JMD 188.09

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Traveling to Jamaica for the first time? We've curated these articles that you may find beneficial to best prepare for your trip!

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VisaRequired
Health PassRequired
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Learn when you'll get your visa

You will receive your visa by:

Oct 13, 2022 if submitted today

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First-Time Travelers

Traveling to Jamaica for the first time? We've curated these articles that you may find beneficial to best prepare for your trip!

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