|Origin Airport IATA Code||GCM|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||TPA|
|Direct Flight Airlines||Cayman Airways|
|Earliest Flight Arrival||7:15PM UTC|
|Latest Flight Arrival||7:15PM UTC|
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Low-cost flights from Grand Cayman Island are within your reach when you book with Orbitz.com. The Owen Roberts International Airport is the largest airport in the Cayman Islands. It is also the base of operations for Cayman Airways. The main terminal is just a couple of miles from the capital city of George Town. Cayman Airways Express operates flights between the various islands, while Delta, United Airlines, US Airways and British Airways also handle international flights. Owen Roberts International Airport also welcomes private aircraft to use their facilities.
Both short-term and long-term parking are available at Owen Roberts International Airport. Short-term parking costs CI$2.00 per hour, while long-term rates are CI$7.00 per day. Entry to the lots is managed by computerized access systems, as are the payment terminals.
Several bus companies do business on Grand Cayman Island and provide transport to the airport, including an airport bus service that runs into George Town. Taxi service is available as well, and more than a dozen rental car agencies have offices in or near the airport. If you rent a car during your visit, then it's a simple matter of dropping the vehicle off and walking into the terminal when you're ready to leave.
The Hungry Horse Restaurant is located on the second floor of the terminal and features an open-air patio. You can also grab a snack or a cocktail at the Runaway Bar in the departure lounge. When you plan your departure with Orbitz.com, you are sure to get the premium fares for flights from Grand Cayman Island.
Use Orbitz.com to book one of the many flights to Tampa International Airport, the major airport serving the Tampa-St. Petersburg area. Most major domestic and international airlines fly in and out of the Tampa airport, which is located at 4100 George J Bean Parkway, roughly eight miles northwest of the downtown Tampa area.
There are several options for ground transportation from the Tampa airport. Pick up the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit bus (HART) near the red baggage claim area, or grab a taxi or share-a-ride van at the ground transportation quadrants located in each corner of the baggage claim area. Most cab companies charge a $2 fee plus $2.25 for each mile, with a minimum $15 charge for each trip. For the ultimate mobility during your stay, use Orbitz.com to add a rental car to your travel package.
Tampa has a relatively mild climate. Winter temperatures rarely drop below 55 degrees Fahrenheit, and summer temperatures top out at around 90 degrees. Dress for summer, but bring a light jacket for those cool nights and a waterproof slicker for the inevitable afternoon storms.
To get the most out of your Tampa trip, attend a few of the city's outdoor festivals and celebrations. Each Saturday evening throughout the summer, you can attend Saturday Sunsets on the Trail at Treasure Island or the Holmes Beach Concerts in the Park series. The Fun 'N Sun festival and the annual Tampa-Hillsborough Storytelling Festival run through the spring, and Art in the Park and the Bridge Street Market are weekly events. Enjoy your Tampa vacation, and don't forget to use Orbtiz.com to book cheap flights to Tampa for your next trip.
Cayman Airways will fly you straight from George Town (GCM-Owen Roberts Intl.) to Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.), so you won't have to worry about changing planes or missing your connecting flight on this route.
It can zip by in as little as 1 hour and 45 minutes. If you think your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' rather than flying, you'll enjoy the flight from George Town (GCM-Owen Roberts Intl.) to Tampa, FL (TPA-Tampa Intl.).
Cayman Airways is the most frequent airline operating on the Grand Cayman to Tampa (and vicinity) route. Choose from 21 flights per month with this carrier.
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Tampa have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Tampa without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.