Our transfer package saves you money, gives you great convenience, and is rock-solid reliable. We tell you when and where to meet your friendly JamaicaForaDay JTL representative -
and it's all printed on your JamaicaForaDay Resort Pass.
What time is it in Jamaica? Jamaica is Eastern Standard Time ALWAYS. (The U.S. has daylight savings time, Jamaica does not). Be aware that your ship's time may be different than local Jamaica time.
Our transfer company of choice is JAMAICATOURS (also known as JTL) - in business for 30 years and
Jamaica's largest Ground Tour Operator and Destination and Management Company.
Our JTL representatives are expecting your arrival! We will have your name and invoice number on record and will welcome you to board the tour bus. These buses (not taxi cabs) are new, clean, comfortable and may be medium or full-sized based on number of visiting guests that day.
Custom transfer times may be available for large groups, please inquire!
Falmouth cruise port visitors will follow these signs to meet our convenient tour bus transfer!
Approximate Transfer Times:
Falmouth cruise guests going to Hilton Rose Hall about 30 minutes.
Falmouth cruise guests going to Jewel Runaway Bay about 40 minutes.
Falmouth cruise guests going to Sunset Beach about 45 minutes. (NOTE we sell this on a request basis only because it is farther from the port, please contact Kim).
Montego Bay cruise guests going to Sunset Beach about 7 minutes.
Montego Bay cruise guests going to Hilton Rose Hall about 25 minutes.
Ocho Rios cruise guests going to Sunset Jamaica Grande about 10 minutes.
Ocho Rios cruise guests going to Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort about 12 minutes.
Ocho Rios cruise guests going to Jewel Runaway Bay Golf Resort & Spa about 20 minutes.
Ocho Rios cruise guests going to Dunn's River Falls is about 12 minutes.
Dunn's River Falls guests going to Sunset Jamaica Grande is about 12 minutes.
Dunn's River Falls guests going to Jewel Dunn's River is about 12 minutes.
Easy Transfer instructions are printed right on your JamaicaForaDay Resort Pass. Look for the JamaicaForaDay sign - we'll be expecting you!!
WHAT TIME ARE TRANSFERS for ALL JAMAICA RESORTS?
ARRIVALS: The transfer from cruise ship pier to hotel will DEPART 45 minutes after your ship arrives into port. (The earliest transfer time would be 9:15AM EST)
Carnival Freedom (Ocho Rios to Sunset Jamaica Grande or Jewel): we will provide an 8:15AM EST (Jamaica time) departure from pier. This is one hour earlier than normal since your ship departs very early.
RETURNS: The transfer from hotel back to cruise ship pier will DEPART approximately 2 hours prior to your ship's departure time. (Upon arrival, your transfer representative will confirm the EXACT pick-up time).
MORE ABOUT TRANSFERS, PLEASE READ
OASIS OF THE SEAS & ALLURE OF THE SEAS:
Return transfer departs at 4:30PM EST (Jamaica)!
We provide one transfer from ship to resort.
We provide one transfer from resort to ship.
We do NOT use taxi cabs, we use comfortable, state-of-the art Tour Buses of various sizes.
Please disembark the ship promptly and meet our JAMAICATOURS (JTL) transfer representatives holding the JamaicaForaDay sign.
Please ensure that you have your printed pass and that you check-in with the representative before boarding the bus.
The JTL representative will be expecting your arrival.
Transfer times are always local Jamaica Times (EST). Your ship’s time may be different.
RETURN TRANSFER TIME: On departure from the pier, while on the bus, guests will be briefed by the JTL representative and the pick-up time will be confirmed.
Upon arrival to the resort, check-in at the front desk, present your pass and pay the balance.
The resort will be expecting your arrival.
After checking in with the hotel front desk, it is good to speak with the JAMAICATOURS (JTL) transfer representative located at the Tour Desk to reconfirm pick-up time.
For your convenience and questions, a full-time JTL transfer representative is stationed at EVERY resort.
For your convenience and questions, the name and phone number of our JTL ground representative is on every pass.
*For ships arriving earlier than 8:30AM, the earliest transfer would depart at 9:15AM.
Other Notes of Interest:
We do not operate a shuttle between ship and resort. We operate ONE group
transfer to the resort and one group transfer back to your cruise ship.
(That's how we keep our transfer rates SO VERY LOW!).
If you prefer total
flexibility to come and go as you please, we would then suggest taking a
taxi on your own upon arrival and arranging your return transfer at the
hotel's bell stand.
If you take your own transfers to the Hilton, the pass is valid till 6PM EST (does not included dinner).