The cheapest times to fly from CNY to ECP are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • March 19th to May 20th
  • October 15th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 22nd and October 29th)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 CNY to ECP is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1729 for Sunday flights during early June, or as low as $661 for Saturday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Panama City

Flying from Moab, UT (CNY) to Panama City, FL (ECP) will usually cost between $661 to $1142 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $709. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $1128. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $419 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $831 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CNY to ECP flight.

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

CNY to ECP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CNY to ECP flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Moab. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ECP, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CNY. Sundays 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 $177 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $802. Return trip prices are from the ECP to CNY 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 CNY to ECP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 38 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from CNY to ECP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from ECP
  • Usually 19.37% less expensive than ECP
  • 2-layover flights available

See CNY to MOB flights


Flight Hacking CNY to ECP

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 CNY to ECP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (CNY > DEN > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $496
  • Average savings: $336 (40.37%)

See CNY to DEN flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (CNY > DFW > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $655
  • Average savings: $177 (21.24%)

See CNY to DFW flights

Hack #3: Springfield, MO (CNY > SGF > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $670
  • Average savings: $162 (19.43%)

See CNY to SGF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CNY to ECP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport to Canyonlands Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1476 miles or 2375 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CNY to ECP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CNY to ECP flight is about 3 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Moab, UT and Panama City, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from CNY to ECP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CNY
Origination airport name Canyonlands Field Airport
City Moab, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -109.8

Return Airport

Destination code ECP
Destination airport name Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
City Panama City, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.4
Longitude -85.8


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