Welcome to Jamaica!
Dear Participants, please find below all the logistical information you will need in order to prepare your travels to and within Jamaica and your participation at the 10th GFRAS Annual Meeting.
We encourage you to start early with the preparations in order to save costs, but also to ensure that the visa to Jamaica can be issued in time.
Once you have confirmed your flight details, but latest by 16 August we kindly request you to fill the logistical arrangement form which will enable us to organise your airport pick-up, shuttle services between airport, venue and accommodation, and other logistical services.
For detailed and up-to-date logistical information, please refer to this logistical information compilation:
It contains practical information for your stay in Jamaica.
The entire meeting will take place at Royalton Luxury Resort Hotel, Norman Manley Boulevard Negril, Westmoreland, Jamaica. This is an all-inclusive resort on the beach, where all meals and beverages are already included in the cost of accommodation
Getting to and Away from Negril
Flight to Jamaica
The closest international airport to the meeting venue is the Sangster International Airport, Montego Bay, Jamaica. Driving time from the Airport to the point of meeting is approximately 1.5 hour and at a distance of 72km. Participants are requested to organise themselves their travel from their home countries to Sangster International Airport and their entry visa to Jamaica, whenever necessary.
Sangster International Airport to Jeonju
Transportation to the venue will be provided at the Airport by the organizing team at the participants’ expense. The associated cost is US$50 return fee to be paid in full upon arrival.
The shuttles will operate to transport participants between Sangster International Airport and Royalton Hotel Negril according to participants’ flight schedules to Jamaica. All participants are strongly recommended to take the shuttles provided by the organizing team.