Kingston Airport Guide to Kingston Airport (KIN)

Kingston Airport (KIN)

On this website you can find useful information about Kingston Norman Manley International Airport: Arrivals, Departures, Terminal information, Parking, Car rental, Transport, Accommodation, Amenities and Services, among other information. Plan your travel to KIN Airport with the information provided in this site.


KIN Airport is the second busiest airport in Jamaica.


KIN Airport handled in 2016 over 1,594,096 passengers.

Terminal + info

Kingston Norman Manley International Airport consists of a single passenger terminal, which has been under a renovation project since 2004 and it is expected to last until 2023 with a single aim: To increase the airport’s capacity by offering an acceptable level regarding facilities and services. That is the reason why in 2007 the airport became an IATA category C airport.

The project consists of various phases: 1A, 1B and 2, nowadays, it is on its last phase (phase 2), that will end by 2022.

Transport + info

At Kingston Airport there are the following means of transportation at their passengers’ disposal:


Shuttle: Some hotels in Kingston offer shuttle services to and from airport.


Bus: Bus route no.98 and bus route no.98EX are part of the Port Royal / Airport to city route. Other companies such as Knutsford Express offers additional services from Kingston. See bus section for further details.


Taxi: Taxi stands for the best mean of transportation from and to KIN Airport. There are different cab types: Ordinary, route and chartered (private) taxis. Travel time to downtown Kingston is about 30 minutes. See more.


Car Rental: Jamaica is an interesting country to visit on your own by car. Please note that you can also rent a car through our online search engine!


For further information about any of the described transport options from Kingston Airport, visit Transportation page.

Facilities and Services + info

Find attached the available services at Kingston Airport Terminal:


- ATMs
- Baby care rooms
- Baggage trolleys
- Currency exchange
- Duty free stores
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Information desk
- Showers (in the lounges)
- Lounges


See below the contact information of KIN Airport:

Lost & found: +876 924 8452 (ext. 2063)


53 Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston, JAMAICA

Phone: +876 924 8452-6 / 1-888-AIRPORT (toll free)



Kingston is the largest and capital city of the Caribbean island of Jamaica, located on the south eastern coast. The best time of the year to visit it is from December to April, since it is the dry season as it has tropical climate. The capital of Jamaica is a cultural melty pot, where individuals of African descent co lives with Chinese, East Indians, and other ethnic groups of European, Lebanese and Syrian descent, although there is a high percentage of mixed race individuals. The city centre of Kingston consists of two parts: New Kingston and the historic downtown, which both are part of the main attractions of Kingston.

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