Sangster International Airport

Sangster International Airport (MBJ)


Nestled just two miles (3km) from Montego Bay in Jamaica is Sangster International, or Sir Donald Sangster International Airport. It handles flights coming into Jamaica from destinations worldwide and averages more than nine million passengers each year.

Sangster International was renovated in 2009 and now boasts an impressive array of amenities as well as expanded parking facilities. The staff at Sangster International are friendly making the overall airport experience a pleasant one.


The airport is located two miles (3km) northeast of Montego Bay.

Getting to the city

There is an Authorized Airport Taxi desk located just outside the Customs exit. Many hotels will organise airport shuttles for guests.


Local time is GMT - 5


Tel: +1 876 952 3124.

Car rental

Car rental companies at Sangster International Airport include Jamaica Car Rental, Hertz, Budget, Sunbird Car Rental, Avis, Island Car Rental and Champagne Car Rental.

Transfer between terminals

Both the domestic and international terminals are located in one building and are within close proximity to each other.


There are ATMs, currency exchange facilities, a post office, baggage trolleys, lost and found facilities, business lounges offering fax, photocopy and internet facilities, childcare amenities, a medical room, police station, a smoking lounge, arcade games, a tourist information service, a number of restaurants and beverage stands, and dozens of shops, including duty-free.


Parking is available for a fee.

Departure Tax





Wifi is available at the airport.

Sangster International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.