Getting Here

The Cayman Islands is a British Overseas Territory located in the Western Caribbean. We are situated 480 miles south of Miami, Florida, 150 miles south of Cuba and 180 miles northwest of Jamaica. By jet, your Caribbean getaway in the Cayman Islands is only a 70-minute direct flight from Miami.

Passenger Plane to the Cayman Islands

The main passenger airport in the Cayman Islands, Owen Roberts International Airport, airport code GCM, is located on the largest of the Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman. Our sister island of Cayman Brac also has its own airport, Charles Kirkconnell Airport. These two airports serve as the Cayman Islands main ports of entry for visitors. Little Cayman is served by daily inter-island flights.

There are more than 55 weekly flights into the Cayman Islands including 28 flights each week between Miami and Grand Cayman with connections to Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. Direct service from Miami is provided by Cayman Airways and American Airlines.

The Cayman Islands are one of the top Caribbean getaway destinations. Embark on your Caribbean Islands vacation in Cayman today! With eight different airlines flying into Grand Cayman from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, it’s easier than ever to book your Caribbean Island vacation!

Travel Requirements  

In order to ensure that you have a hassle free experience when passing through our borders, please have the following forms completed on your arrival:

  • Immigration Card (will be provided by airline staff)
  • Proof of identification (please see criteria below)
  • Customs declaration card (will be provided by airline staff)


American citizens entering the Cayman Islands will require a valid passport.

Canadian citizens Do Not Require passports, but must present proof of Citizenship. Proof of Citizenship include:

Passport or Birth certificate with a raised seal & Photo Id (i.e. Driver's License)
Photocopies of Birth Certificates need to have the copy notarised by a Notary Public.

All those entering the Cayman Islands who require a passport should ensure that the passport is valid for six months after date of return.

Contact us

Reservation office is open Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm, Cayman Time.

  • Hot line:  +1 800 348 6096

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