The cheapest times to fly from GCM to RSW are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • April 16th to August 5th (except the weeks of May 14th, June 25th, and July 2nd)
  • early November

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from GCM to RSW is late January. Prices can be as high as $1357 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $427 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Grand Cayman (GCM) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $512 to $762 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $513. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $738. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $225 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $547 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GCM to RSW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GCM to RSW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

GCM to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GCM to RSW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Grand Cayman. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.68, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RSW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GCM. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $104 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $533. Return trip prices are from the RSW to GCM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GCM to RSW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from GCM to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 61.52% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See GCM to MIA flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 43.24% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See GCM to FLL flights

Destination alternative #3: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 41.77% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See GCM to TPA flights

Destination alternative #4: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 39.40% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GCM to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GCM to RSW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, Cayman Airways, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Owen Roberts International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 501 miles or 806 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GCM to RSW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GCM to RSW flight is about 1 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Cayman and Fort Myers, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from GCM to RSW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GCM
Origination airport name Owen Roberts International Airport
City Grand Cayman
Country the Cayman Islands
Latitude 19.3
Longitude -81.4

Return Airport

Destination code RSW
Destination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8


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