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The following baggage policies are shown as they appear on Cayman Airways’ website. Your Vacations To Go travel counselor can answer any additional questions you may have.

Free Baggage Allowances

Cayman Airways takes great pride in offering one of the most generous baggage allowances of any airline today. In addition to giving you two FREE checked bags on every flight, we also offer you the freedom to pack up to 55lbs of your personal belongings in each bag (jet travel only), whether it's a dive bag, golf bag, or suitcase. 


Number of Bags Allowed Free Of Charge

Maximum Size Per Piece Allowed Free Of Charge

Maximum Weight Per Piece Free Of Charge

Economy Class Free Baggage

2 pieces checked

1 piece carry-on

Each bag of 62 linear inches(157cm)
(total length + width + height)


55 lbs (checked)

40 lbs (carry-on)

Business Class Free Baggage

3 pieces checked

1 piece carry-on

Each bag of 62 linear inches(157cm)
(total length + width + height)


55 lbs (checked)

40 lbs (carry-on)

Infant without seat

(age 0-23 mths)

No checked baggage allowed

Collapsible Stroller



When travelling to Cayman Brac or Little Cayman via the Twin Otter Service; Baggage allowance is 55 lbs per person (combined weight of up to 2 pieces) and only one 15 lb carry-on, any excess will be charged US$0.50 per pound.

Cayman Airways will accept a fragile or perishable item without a limited liability release if it:

Items that are not appropriately packaged, and are not assistive devices, will be accepted upon completion of a limited liability release.

In addition to the one carry-on item, you may bring free-of-charge items below:

Excess Baggage

Cayman Airways understands that at times, it may be necessary to travel with an item that exceeds the size or weight limitations or is in excess of the free allowance. Additional charges apply to this type of baggage. Excess baggage charges cannot be waived, and will be collected at the ticket counter. Baggage connecting to other airlines will also be subject to the connecting airline's excess charges and/or oversize, overweight charges in addition to Cayman Airways charges. Any piece over the free baggage allowance or baggage that exceeds the size and weight limitations will be subject to additional charges. Excess baggage is transported on a space-available basis and will be carried subject to load capacities of the aircraft. Other restrictions may apply. Baggage in excess of 99 pounds or 80 linear inches will not be accepted as checked baggage. Assistive devices, including electric wheelchairs over 99 pounds, will be accepted.

Excessive Baggage Rates All charges are calculated on a one-way basis and collected at the airport ticket counter.

Additional Bag(s)

Overweight Bag

Oversize Bag

Above Free Allowance. Maximum of eight (8) bags

Over 55 lbs and not exceeding 99 lbs

Exceeding 62 linear inches (total length + width + height)
but not exceeding 80 linear inches

US$ 125.00 per bag(s) 3, 4, & 5.

except JFK only - 3rd pc US$ 75.00

US$ 75.00 per bag from 56 lbs to 70 lbs.

US$ 150.00 per bag up to 55 lbs for bag(s) up to 8 pcs

US$ 200.00 per bag(s) 6, 7, & 8.

US$ 175.00 per bag from 71 lbs to 99 lbs


Note: Additional discounts may apply depending on fly-specific factors (e.g. frequent flyer status, military, etc.).