Air and Ground Transport Options
Travel to and From Grand Cayman
There is a range of options on travelling to Grand Cayman.
By jet, the Cayman Islands is only a 70-minute direct flight from Miami. The main passenger airport in the Cayman Islands, ‘Owen Roberts International Airport’, is located on the largest of the Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman. Our sister island of Cayman Brac also has its own airport, ‘Gerrard Smith 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. Cayman Airways and American Airlines Direct provide a direct service from Miami. Other carriers include British Airways, United Airlines, Delta Airlines, US Airways, Northwest Airlines, Air Canada, and Westjet.
Please visit: www.caymanislands.ky/getting_there/byair.aspx for more information. Cayman Airways and Cayman Express provide an inter-island service between Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman. Cayman Airways provides daily jet service to Cayman Brac and Little Cayman, while Cayman Express provides service four times daily to both islands from Grand Cayman. The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA) oversees the airports’ operations, and maintains and improves them. The Civil Aviation Authority is the regulatory body that controls the aviation industry throughout the Cayman Islands. Their mission is to provide a safe and efficient environment for the movement of aircraft and people in accordance with international and national practices. Please feel free to contact the Civil Aviation Authority at www.caacayman.com. This site is a very useful tool for current information on Aircraft Registry or the Air Traffic Services.
On the Island you may choose a reliable taxi service or rent a car. On arrival the Taxi Dispatcher at the Owen Roberts International Airport will find you a taxi suitable for your party and luggage. Rental car agencies to name a few are: Avis/Cico, Economy Car Rental, and Dollar Rental Car.
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