The cheapest times to fly from MCO to PTY are
- January 22nd to February 11th (except the week of January 29th)
- March 5th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
- April 16th to June 10th
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of November 5th)
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 MCO to PTY is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $764 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $259 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.
When to Fly to Panama City
Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Panama City (PTY) will usually cost between $340 to $546 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $335. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $635. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $300 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $374 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to PTY flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MCO to PTY route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MCO to PTY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $56 (13%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $368. Return trip prices are from the PTY to MCO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MCO to PTY can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MCO to PTY? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Allegiant, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Tocumen International Airport to Orlando International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1343 miles or 2161 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MCO to PTY?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to PTY flight is about 3 hour 24 minutes.
How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Panama City?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from MCO to PTY.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Orlando International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Tocumen International Airport|
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