Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2021
Cheapest prices for Barbados flights by month
The cheapest ticket to Barbados found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Barbados. Flying to Barbados in August will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.
When is the best time to fly to Barbados?
Average Bridgetown Grantley Adams Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
JNB - BGI
R16 623 - R34 876
29 - 31 °C
36 - 187 mm
To experience the hot weather and to bask in the sun on the beach, book your flights to Barbados between February to May. This is the hottest part of the year and an influx of tourists escape to Barbados. Due to this you’ll find accommodation and flights to Barbados more expensive than at other times of the year. August is also a great month to secure your flight tickets due to the carnival which takes place. It’s a huge celebration of colourful outfits and dancing to music and makes for an unforgettable experience.
There isn’t really an off season in Barbados, the weather very rarely gets too cold or too hot. You can find cheap flights to Barbados between June and September as this is the hurricane season. This doesn’t mean you’ll spend weeks indoors though, just make sure to take a coat with you and take advantage of the cheap flight tickets and discounted accommodation. Certain times during these months are also home to fantastic festivals and events, while this will make cheap flights to Barbados harder to find, if you book early enough you can still make a saving.
When is the best time to book a flight to Barbados?
Cheap flights to Barbados are available most times of the year, with the exception of festivals and celebrations such as New Year’s and Christmas. If you book at least 3 or 4 weeks in advance you’ll make a saving, don’t wait until the last minute though as deals are harder to find. If you can be flexible with your dates, you’ll easily find the cheapest flights to Barbados, meaning you’ll have more money to spend on your holiday rather than on your flight tickets.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Barbados?
At the moment, Sunday is the most economical day to take a flight to Barbados. Tuesday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Barbados?
Barbados flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight at midday will likely mean higher prices.
Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, American airlines and Iberia, are the 4 main airlines that operate flights to Barbados, although the primary two are Virgin and British Airways. When looking at flights to Barbados, take into account any additional costs for checked in luggage, whether meals are offered, what kind of onboard entertainment is provided etc. A 9 hour flight with a comfortable seat, complimentary drinks and a good selection of movies is always a great way to start your holiday.
How to get from the airport to the city centre?
The airport is only 13km away from the capital of Bridgetown. The main transportation from the airport to any of the neighbouring towns and cities is to get a taxi. This is especially helpful if you have a lot of luggage or if there are a few of you to split the fare. Buses are available all over Barbados, with some great scenic trips taking place in a cool yellow style bus from the 60s. You can also get a bus from the airport, this is the cheapest option but they can get busy, making it difficult if you have a lot of baggage with you.