There are 2 ways to get from Cayman Islands to Tulum by plane, bus or ferry

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Fly to Cancun, bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Grand Cayman (GCM) to Cancun (CUN) GCM - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum

$120 - $628

1 alternative option

Fly to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Grand Cayman (GCM) to Cozumel (CZM) GCM - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum

$178 - $1,218

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cayman Islands to Tulum is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $650 and takes 8 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cayman Islands to Tulum is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $650 and takes 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between Cayman Islands and Tulum is 725 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Cayman Islands to Tulum, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Grand Cayman Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 36 min and has one stopover.

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Aeroméxico, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Grand Cayman Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 592+ hotels available in Tulum. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cayman Islands to Grand Cayman Airport is to bus which takes 2 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Cayman Islands to Tulum.
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  • Distance: 453.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 44 min

What companies run services between Cayman Islands and Tulum, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from George Town to Tulum. However, you can take the bus to Airport Post Office, take the walk to Grand Cayman airport, fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancún International Airport T2, take the bus to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística, take the walk to Playa del Carmen, then take the bus to Tulum. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Airport Post Office, take the walk to Grand Cayman airport, fly to Cozumel, take the taxi to Cozumel Port, take the ferry to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port, take the walk to Playa del Carmen, then take the bus to Tulum.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Havana
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$7
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$8
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$10
Local
$3

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