This page covers information relating to inbound travel in regards to COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands.


Persons wishing to travel inbound to Grand Cayman must apply via the Travel Cayman portal.


Travellers who have not completed this process and travellers who have not received authorisation to travel will not be permitted to board a flight.


Inbound flights to the Cayman Islands are currently available for:


  • Caymanians,
  • Permanent residents,
  • Work permit holders and their families,
  • Persons who own residential property within the Cayman Islands,
  • Students with a valid visa to study in the Cayman Islands,
  • Persons with close family ties to residents or work permit holders - spouses, fiancés, parents, grandparents and siblings
  • Persons approved on the Global Citizen Concierge Program,
  • Other visitors approved via the Travel Cayman team.


Persons applying to travel as a Work Permit holder or Permanent Resident, or as a dependant of a permit holder or permanent resident, must ensure that the permit or facility is fully approved, with all fees paid, prior to applying to travel. If you are unsure of your immigration status, please contact Workforce Opportunities and Residency Cayman (W.O.R.C.) via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via phone at 1(345)945-9672.


All in-bound travellers are required to:


  • Effective  14 January, 2021, undergo pre-arrival PCR testing if aged 10 years or older. Learn more here.
  • Undergo COVID-19 testing upon arrival (day 0) in Cayman and again on day 15; and
  • Remain in quarantine for a minimum of 14 days, after which a PCR test will be required on day 15 where a negative test result and sign off by the Medical Officer of Health is required for the quarantine period to cease. Allow 24-72 hours for off-boarding process, this includes a negative test result and return of monitoring equipment.


Travellers may not leave the Cayman Islands until the mandatory period in quarantine has been completed. If there are exceptional circumstances that require departure on an outbound flight, or by sea, prior to the end of the quarantine period, Travel Cayman must obtain the approval of the Medical Officer of Health. Email requests for early departure to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..