There are 2 ways to get from Grand Cayman to Cancún by plane, ferry or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Cancun  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Grand Cayman (GCM) to Cancun (CUN) GCM - CUN

$126 - $432

1 alternative option

Fly to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  9 h 3 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 Terminal Turística to Cancún Terminal ADO

$178 - $1,218

What companies run services between Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands and Cancún, Mexico?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from George Town to Cancún every 3 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Havana
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Bus operators
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
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 - $11
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$11
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
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 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from San Miguel de Cozumel to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Regular
$5
Local
$4

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Cayman and Cancún is 619 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Cayman to Cancún is to fly which costs $120 - $440 and takes 7 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Cayman to Cancún is to fly which takes 7 h 19 min and costs $120 - $440.

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Grand Cayman to Cancún, including transfers.