Runaway Bay travel guide

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You're Going to Love Runaway Bay

With a population of 6,517, Runaway Bay is a must-see destination in Saint Ann, Jamaica.

When to visit Runaway Bay

Runaway Bay in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Runaway Bay in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Runaway Bay in August, when the average temperature is 26 °C, and the highest can go up to 30 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 17 °C, with an average temperature of 22 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in November, when precipitation is around 253 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Runaway Bay, with an average rainfall of 70 mm.

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How to Get to Runaway Bay


Although Runaway Bay doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Ocho Rios Boscobel (OCJ), which is located 24 miles from Runaway Bay.

Airlines serving Runaway Bay

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British Airways
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Air France
Good (621 reviews)
United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
Good (1,676 reviews)
Air Canada
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Spirit Airlines
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Copa Airlines
Good (622 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,983 reviews)
Sun Country Air
Good (114 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
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Air Transat
Excellent (128 reviews)
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Where to stay in Runaway Bay

From 5-star hotels such as the Bahia Principe Luxury Runaway Bay, Adults Only to great affordable options like the Royal Decameron Club Caribbean, Runaway Bay offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $300 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $634 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Runaway Bay

Hiring a car in Runaway Bay

Expect to pay $2.18 per litre in Runaway Bay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $26.15 and $34.87.