Jamaica Beach travel guide

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You're Going to Love Jamaica Beach

With a population of 1,047, Jamaica Beach is a must-see destination in Texas, United States.

When to visit Jamaica Beach

Jamaica Beach in May
Estimated hotel price
$463
1 night at 3-star hotel
Jamaica Beach in May
Estimated hotel price
$463
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Jamaica Beach

Plane

Although Jamaica Beach doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Houston Hobby Airport (HOU), which is located 59 km from Jamaica Beach.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Jamaica Beach. The train journey from Jamaica Beach to San Antonio takes 4h 45m and costs around $81 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from New Orleans, expect to pay about $124 for a 9h 18m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Jamaica Beach is to pick up a car hire from Houston, which is about 73 km from Jamaica Beach. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Houston.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Jamaica Beach, including RedCoach, Tornado Bus and FlixBus. From Austin, the bus ride to Jamaica Beach takes 257 km and will cost you around $89. From San Antonio, the ticket costs about $82 for a journey of 290 km.

Plane

Although Jamaica Beach doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Houston Hobby Airport (HOU), which is located 59 km from Jamaica Beach.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Jamaica Beach. The train journey from Jamaica Beach to San Antonio takes 4h 45m and costs around $81 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from New Orleans, expect to pay about $124 for a 9h 18m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Jamaica Beach is to pick up a car hire from Houston, which is about 73 km from Jamaica Beach. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Houston.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Jamaica Beach, including RedCoach, Tornado Bus and FlixBus. From Austin, the bus ride to Jamaica Beach takes 257 km and will cost you around $89. From San Antonio, the ticket costs about $82 for a journey of 290 km.

Airlines serving Jamaica Beach

Lufthansa
Good (4,683 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,746 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,180 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (978 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,361 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,214 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (928 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (846 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,928 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (559 reviews)
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Where to stay in Jamaica Beach

Average rates range from around $753 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $829 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Jamaica Beach

Hiring a car in Jamaica Beach

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Jamaica Beach (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $19.99 and $26.65.

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Jamaica Beach (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $19.99 and $26.65.