Cayman Islands travel advice

Explore our complete guide to Cayman Islands with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for the Cayman Islands.

Cayman Islands travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to the Cayman Islands with essential travel facts such as dominant language spoken, typical flight time from the UK and the local currency. You can also check whether visas are required and what plug adapter you need to pack.

Cayman Islands - quick facts
Flight time 12 hours
Time difference UK -5 hours
Language(s) English
Currency Cayman Islands Dollar
Electricity A + B plug (120V)
Driving side Left

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Cayman Islands weather

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Cayman Islands travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting the Cayman Islands from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.

Learn more about the current safety and security risks from terrorism, natural disasters and more. Read about the local laws and customs to consider when travelling around the Cayman Islands.

Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

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Cayman Islands travel health

Find out more about staying safe when travelling to the Cayman Islands with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.

Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in the Cayman Islands, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Cayman Islands covid live updates

Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in the Cayman Islands with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.

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Cayman Islands FAQs

Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to the Cayman Islands including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.

Are there entry restrictions to the Cayman Islands due to Covid-19?

Cayman Islands is open for tourism from the UK. There are no special entry requirements for the Cayman Islands.

Check out Health Services Authority, Cayman Islands for more information.

Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from the Cayman Islands?

You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from the Cayman Islands. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.

What is the flight time to the Cayman Islands from the UK?

The flight time to the Cayman Islands from the UK is typically 12 hours.

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What is the time difference between the Cayman Islands and the UK?

The time difference between the Cayman Islands and the UK is UK time-5 hours.

What is the main language spoken in the Cayman Islands?

The main language spoken in the Cayman Islands is English.

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What is the currency in the Cayman Islands?

The currency in the Cayman Islands is the Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD).

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Which plugs are used in the Cayman Islands?

Cayman Islands uses electrical plug type A + B (120 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in the Cayman Islands?

They drive on the left side of the road in the Cayman Islands.

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