The cheapest times to fly from KIN to ECP are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 16th to June 10th
  • September 3rd to November 11th (except the week of October 8th)

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 KIN to ECP is late September. Prices can be as high as $1094 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $672 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Panama City

Flying from Kingston (KIN) to Panama City, FL (ECP) will usually cost between $672 to $823 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $672. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $892. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $220 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $681 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIN to ECP flight.

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

KIN to ECP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIN to ECP flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kingston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $72 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $685. Return trip prices are from the ECP to KIN 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 KIN to ECP can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 50 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 KIN to ECP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from ECP
  • Usually 6.98% less expensive than ECP
  • 1-layover flights available

See KIN to PNS flights


Flight Hacking KIN 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 KIN to ECP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (KIN > MIA > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $571
  • Average savings: $110 (16.15%)

See KIN to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (KIN > FLL > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $577
  • Average savings: $105 (15.35%)

See KIN to MIA flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (KIN > MCO > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $651
  • Average savings: $31 (4.48%)

See KIN to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Caribbean Airlines, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport to Norman Manley International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1028 miles or 1654 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIN to ECP flight is about 2 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Kingston and Panama City, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from KIN to ECP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KIN
Origination airport name Norman Manley International Airport
City Kingston
Country Jamaica
Latitude 17.9
Longitude -76.8

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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