Cruise ship at George TownCruise ship at George TownOn your arrival in the Cayman Islands, the entry process is generally hassle free. Be sure to fill out an Immigration Form and a Customs Declaration Card before you land as there is limited space to do so in the arrivals hall of the airport. Both of these forms will be provided by the airline. You should also have your proof of identification and the return portion of your airline ticket ready for the Immigration Officer to inspect.

Entry requirements for visitors to the Cayman Islands vary according to nationality and visitors from the US, UK and Canada do not require a Visa to enter the Cayman Islands. This is also the case for many other countries as well. For comprehensive information on travel requirements for those planning to visit the Cayman Islands, please also visit the Cayman Islands Department of Immigration's web site.

Click here to download a PDF document listing the visa requirements of residents of each country.

American citizens are required to have a valid passport and we recommend that you visit the U.S. Department of State's web site for additional information on travel document requirements.

For Canadian citizens, passports are not required but proof of citizenship is. Proof of citizenship may include a passport or a birth certificate with a raised seal along with a photo I.D. such as a driver's license.

If you are bringing a photocopy of a birth certificate as proof of citizenship, please ensure that the copy has been notarised by a Notary Public. Passports should be valid beyond the date of your scheduled departure from the Cayman Islands.

Visas are not required by cruise passengers visiting the Cayman Islands.