The cheapest times to fly from OGG to ECP are

  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)
  • December 24th to March 11th (except the week of January 1st)

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 OGG to ECP is early November. Prices can be as high as $1504 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $695 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Panama City

Flying from Kahului, HI (OGG) to Panama City, FL (ECP) will usually cost between $750 to $1239 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $753. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1208. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $455 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $911 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OGG to ECP flight.

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

OGG to ECP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OGG to ECP flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kahului. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far 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 $190 (18%) 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 $872. Return trip prices are from the ECP to OGG 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 OGG 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 8 hour 52 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 OGG to ECP while comparing.

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

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from ECP
  • Usually 5.21% less expensive than ECP
  • 1-layover flights available

See OGG to PNS flights

Destination alternative #2: Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) in Valparaiso, FL

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from ECP
  • Usually 3.95% less expensive than ECP
  • 1-layover flights available

See OGG to VPS flights

Destination alternative #3: Tallahassee International Airport (TLH) in Tallahassee, FL

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from ECP
  • Usually 3.73% less expensive than ECP
  • 1-layover flights available

See OGG to TLH flights

Destination alternative #4: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from ECP
  • Usually 2.41% less expensive than ECP
  • 1-layover flights available

See OGG to MOB flights


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

Hack #1: San Jose, CA (OGG > SJC > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $813
  • Average savings: $99 (10.81%)

See OGG to SJC flights

Hack #2: Albuquerque, NM (OGG > ABQ > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $846
  • Average savings: $65 (7.14%)

See OGG to ABQ flights

Hack #3: El Paso, TX (OGG > ELP > ECP)

  • Price for both tickets: $863
  • Average savings: $49 (5.32%)

See OGG to ELP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Alitalia, American, Asiana, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, Brussels Airlines, EVA Air, Iberia, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4380 miles or 7049 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OGG to ECP flight is about 8 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Kahului, HI and Panama City, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from OGG to ECP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeOGG
Origination airport nameKahului Airport
CityKahului, HI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeECP
Destination airport nameNorthwest Florida Beaches International Airport
CityPanama City, FL
Countrythe United States


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