Grand Cayman, the largest of the three Cayman Islands, is also home to its capital, George Town. The island sees thousands of tourists every year. If you’re planning on joining them soon, you’ll want to know about rental cars in Grand Cayman.

It might not be the largest island in the world, but it still makes life a lot easier to have a rent-a-car; Grand Cayman is much more accessible that way and you’ll be able to see more as you won’t be wasting time waiting on a cab.

One thing many Western drivers will need to prepare themselves for, however, is that traffic moves on the left in Grand Cayman. Rental cars Grand Cayman vacationers will find all have the wheel on the right side of the car. Fortunately, some car rental companies can offer you the option of having the steering wheel on the left side of the car if you’re concerned your Western inclination will take over. Also, while the speed limit signs will be in miles per hours, like in America, the speedometer will often be in kilometers. So do your best to remember that one kilometer is .62 miles.

The main thing is to call ahead to reserve a car; do it as soon as you make plane and hotel reservations. With so many tourists visiting regularly, you don’t want to miss out on a rental car because of poor planning.


Article submitted by Andy’s Rent-a-Car. The company supplies rental cars in Grand Cayman to visitors at the lowest possible rate and always provides the seventh date free of charge.

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