The cheapest times to fly from MBJ to VRA are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 19th to April 1st
  • May 21st to July 1st
  • October 22nd to December 16th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MBJ to VRA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1939 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $872 for Saturday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Varadero

Flying from Montego Bay (MBJ) to Varadero (VRA) will usually cost between $969 to $1509 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $970. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1580. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $610 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1140 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MBJ to VRA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MBJ to VRA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MBJ to VRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MBJ to VRA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Montego Bay. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.83, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Varadero, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Montego Bay. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $104 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1122. Return trip prices are from the VRA to MBJ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MBJ to VRA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MBJ to VRA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MBJ to VRA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (MBJ > MIA > VRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $554 (48.6%)

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Hack #2: Orlando, FL (MBJ > MCO > VRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $834
  • Average savings: $307 (26.89%)

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Hack #3: Toronto (MBJ > YYZ > VRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $888
  • Average savings: $252 (22.11%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MBJ to VRA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Transat, COPA, Sunwing, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Juan Gualberto Gomez International Airport to Sangster International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 387 miles or 623 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MBJ to VRA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MBJ to VRA flight is about 1 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Montego Bay and Varadero?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MBJ to VRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MBJ
Origination airport name Sangster International Airport
City Montego Bay
Country Jamaica
Latitude 18.5
Longitude -77.9

Return Airport

Destination code VRA
Destination airport name Juan Gualberto Gomez International Airport
City Varadero
Country Cuba
Latitude 23
Longitude -81.4


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