The cheapest times to fly from MIA to PTY are

  • January 15th to February 11th
  • March 5th to March 25th
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 MIA to PTY is late September. Prices can be as high as $722 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $229 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Panama City

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Panama City (PTY) will usually cost between $253 to $502 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 $246. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $591. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $344 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $331 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to PTY flight.

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

MIA to PTY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to PTY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below 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 $55 (15%) 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 $310. Return trip prices are from the PTY to MIA 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 MIA 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 4 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MIA to PTY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, American, Avianca, Bahamasair, COPA, Delta, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tocumen International Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1157 miles or 1862 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MIA to PTY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to PTY flight is about 3 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from MIA to PTY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MIA
Origination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3

Return Airport

Destination code PTY
Destination airport name Tocumen International Airport
City Panama City
Country Panama
Latitude 9.1
Longitude -79.4


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