Open with restrictions

Cayman Islands Travel Restrictions

91.51% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Unvaccinated visitors from India will not be allowed to enter the Cayman Islands.
Vaccinated visitors from India can enter the Cayman Islands with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from the Cayman Islands for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Cayman Islands entry details and exceptions

The restriction does not apply to:

- All vaccinated travelers (securely and non-securely verifiable)

- Unvaccinated Caymanians, Residents, and Work Permit Holders.

- Visitors who have close ties to the country (Persons who own local properties and businesses, or who are a spouse, civil partner, parent, step-parent, child, grandchild, step-child, or grandparent of a Caymanian or Resident)

- Unvaccinated children (under 12) accompanied by a vaccinated person

- Cruise Travellers


Outgoing travel to the Cayman IslandsTravelling from India to the Cayman Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken within 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to the Cayman Islands.

Details and exceptions
Travelers under the age of 5 are exempt.
Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from India will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the Cayman Islands.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions
Travelers must quarantine for 7 days in a government-provided facility or at their residence (must apply for approval). Unaccompanied unvaccinated children who travel from a country with a vaccination rate below 60% for the first dose of the vaccine quarantining with vaccinated persons.
GPS tracking is required for all travelers and their companions' age 12 years and over who are approved to quarantine at a private residence.

Return travelReturning to India from the Cayman Islands

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from the Cayman Islands must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departure to India.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Travelers should upload their negative RT-PCR test report in the Air Suvidha Portal prior to boarding their flight.
Travelers will undergo a medical screening upon arrival and may be subject to a covid-19 molecular test at their own expense.
Children under 5 years of age are exempted from both pre and post-arrival testing.
Fully vaccinated travelers with WHO-recognized or Nationally-recognized vaccines are also exempted from testing requirements. Proof of vaccination should be uploaded in the Air Suvidha Portal.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from the Cayman Islands are not required to quarantine upon entering India.

Details and exceptions
Quarantine is no longer required. However, travelers are advised to self-monitor their health for 14 days from arrival and if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of COVID19, they should immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call National helpline number (1075)/ State Helpline Number.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for the Cayman Islands

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

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