Business class deal alert: Flights to Jamaica from $604

Feb 27, 2022

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If you’re thinking about a Caribbean getaway to enjoy some time at the beach (aren’t we all?), then start planning. American Airlines, Caribbean Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines are offering discounted business class flights to Montego Bay and Kingston from U.S. cities starting in the low $600s.

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This deal came from our friends at Scott’s Cheap Flights, which offers a premium membership that alerts readers to discounted fares for $49 a year. Kingston and Montego Bay rates are available for travel from March of this year to January 2023.

Deal basics

Airlines: American, Caribbean, Delta and United
Routes: DCA/JFK/MIA/ORD to KIN and MBJ
How to book: Directly through the airlines or through Google Flights
Travel dates: March 2022 — January 2023

Related: An insider’s guide to what to see and do in Jamaica with a family

Sample Flights

Business class tickets for American, Caribbean, Delta and United all include a premium seat, priority boarding, seat selection, carry-on and two checked bags in most cases.

One of the cheapest business class flights we came across was from New York (JFK) to Montego Bay (MBJ) for $604 round-trip on Caribbean Airlines.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

There are also direct flights on Caribbean Airlines throughout the year from New York (JFK) to Kingston (KIN) for $728 round-trip.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

You can snag a flight from Miami (MIA) to Kingston (KIN) for $630 round-trip on American Airlines.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

There are also flights to Montego Bay (MBJ) from Miami (MIA) on American for $687 round-trip. We found a nonstop flight in September that costs just around $200 more than the main cabin

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Travelers can go from Washington D.C. (DCA) to Kingston (KIN) for $897 round-trip in business class on American Airlines. There is a stop in Miami (MIA) each way.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

We found a first-class flight from Chicago (ORD) to Montego Bay (MBJ) for $918 round-trip on United. Fares at this price are limited throughout the year.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Related: Why I was denied boarding to Chile — and spent Christmas in Jamaica instead

Maximize your purchase

Pay with: The Platinum Card® from American Express for 5 points per dollar on airfare booked directly with the airline or through American Express Travel (on up to $500,000 on these purchases per calendar year), the Citi Prestige® Card for 5 points per dollar on airfare, the Citi Premier® Card or Chase Sapphire Reserve for 3 points per dollar on air travel, the American Express® Gold Card for 3 points per dollar on airfare when booked directly with the airline or through Amex Travel, or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card for 2 points per dollar on travel.

The information for the Citi Prestige Card has been collected independently by The Points Guy. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer.

Related: Jamaican all-inclusive resort escape; we compared 3 Hilton, Hyatt and Marriott properties

Bottom line

Whether you’re going for the warm weather, the jerk chicken or the luxurious all-inclusive beach resorts, Montego Bay and Kingston appeal to a wide variety of travelers. Jump on these deals and fly to Jamaica in style.

Featured photo by Benji Stawski/The Points Guy.

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