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

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Fly to Cancun  •  7 h 1 min

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

$116 - $624

1 alternative option

Fly to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  9 h 18 min

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

$178 - $1,220

Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Cayman and Cancún is 619 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Grand Cayman to Cancún, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Grand Cayman Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Aeroméxico, Delta, Cayman Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Grand Cayman Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1092+ hotels available in Cancún. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Grand Cayman to Cancún.
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  • Distance: 387 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

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

American Airlines, Cayman Airways and four other airlines fly from George Town to Cancún every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Grand Cayman to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
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
4 h 2 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
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
Transporte Foráneo Cancún-Playa del Carmen
Phone
(52) 998 8886990
Website
taxistascancun.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen to Cancún
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
taxistascancun.com
Ferry operators
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
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)
$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 - $8
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$8
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6

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