How to get your Jamaican Dollar

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How much spending money will I need for Jamaica?

Here's how much you can expect to pay for things in Jamaica: 

  • Three-course meal for 2 at a mid-range restaurant: 6,000 J$ (£36.60)
  • Coffee: 303.26 J$ (£1.85)
  • Domestic beer bottle: 250 J$ (1.99)
  • Bottle of water: 97 J$ (£0.59)
  • One-way ticket on local transport: 100 J$ (£0.61)
  • Taxi/km: 375 J$ (£2.29)
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What denominations does the Jamaican Dollar come in?

The Jamaican Dollar comes in the following denominations:

Notes 

50, 100, 500, 1000 J$

Coins

1, 50, 10, 20 and 50 J$; 25 c

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Leftover Jamaican Dollars?

No problem. We'll buy back leftover Jamaican Dollars at excellent exchange rates, leaving you with more cash in your pocket (and a tidier desk drawer).

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