The cheapest times to fly from GCM to MBJ are

  • January 15th to June 17th (except the weeks of April 9th, May 14th, May 21st, and June 4th)
  • October 8th to November 11th (except the week of October 15th)

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 MBJ is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $919 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $362 for Friday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Montego Bay

Flying from Grand Cayman (GCM) to Montego Bay (MBJ) will usually cost between $362 to $663 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $481. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $619. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $138 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $619 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GCM to MBJ flight.

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

GCM to MBJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GCM to MBJ 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 $1.66, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MBJ, and Monday 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 $265 (42%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $373. Return trip prices are from the MBJ 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 MBJ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 24 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from GCM to MBJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) in Kingston

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from MBJ
  • Usually 40.06% less expensive than MBJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See GCM to KIN flights


Flight Hacking GCM to MBJ

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from GCM to MBJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (GCM > MIA > MBJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $543
  • Average savings: $77 (12.36%)

See GCM to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Cayman Airways, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 232 miles or 373 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GCM to MBJ flight is about 1 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Cayman and Montego Bay?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from GCM to MBJ.


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 MBJ
Destination airport name Sangster International Airport
City Montego Bay
Country Jamaica
Latitude 18.5
Longitude -77.9


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