Distance from Canada to Cayman Islands

Name Canada Cayman Islands
Country flag Flag of Canada Flag of Cayman Islands
Country ISO code CA / CAN KY / CYM
Continent North America North America
Continent code NA NA
Capital Ottawa George Town
Total cities 2920 30
Cost of living Cost of living in Canada Cost of living in Cayman Islands
DD coordinates 56.000000 / -96.000000 19.329859 / -81.252360
DMS coordinates 56°00'0.00" N / -96°00'0.00" W 19°19'47.49" N / -81°15'8.50" W
UTM coordinates 15V 312928.56088889 6210141.3274931 17Q 473491.83471148 2137345.5547251
Time zone America/Toronto America/Nassau
Airports Airports in Canada: 1350 Airports in Cayman Islands: 3
Straight distance from Canada to Cayman Islands is 4260 kilometers (2647 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Canada from Cayman Islands, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 56.000000 / -96.000000 (CA) and 19.329859 / -81.252360 (KY).


When trying to get from Canada to Cayman Islands, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 4260 km / 2647 mil. Surely, both CA and KY are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of 56.000000 / -96.000000 and the arrival coordinates of 19.329859 / -81.252360.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Canada to Cayman Islands is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 5 hours, 4 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Canada to Cayman Islands? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Cayman Islands to Canada.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Canada (CA)
Arrives in Cayman Islands (KY)
Canada to Cayman Islands distance 4260 km / 2647 mil
Avg car duration 47 hours, 19 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 70 hours, 59 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 42 hours, 35 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 4 hours, 43 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between CA and KY is 4260 kilometers = 2647 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from CA to KY is 4260 kilometers = 2647 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to KY takes approximately 4 hours, 43 minutes.
It will take you about 70 hours, 59 minutes to drive from Canada (CA) to Cayman Islands (KY), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Canada from Cayman Islands.