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 August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Jamaica Beach in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Jamaica Beach


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.


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 $49 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Lafayette, expect to pay about $66 for a 5h 54m trip.


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 Thrifty and Dollar, among others, in Houston.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Jamaica Beach, including Tornado Bus, Greyhound and Bus. From San Antonio, the bus ride to Jamaica Beach takes 338 km and will cost you around $86. From Dallas, the ticket costs about $100 for a journey of 362 km.

Airlines serving Jamaica Beach

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Where to stay in Jamaica Beach

Average rates range from around $684 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $559 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 $19.96 and $26.61.