The cheapest times to fly from PSE to PNS are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • July 16th to August 5th
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st and November 19th)

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 PSE to PNS is early December. Prices can be as high as $1191 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $424 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Pensacola

Flying from Ponce, PR (PSE) to Pensacola, FL (PNS) will usually cost between $518 to $897 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $505. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $897. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $393 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $637 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PSE to PNS flight.

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

PSE to PNS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PSE to PNS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Ponce. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PNS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PSE. 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 $142 (19%) 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 $594. Return trip prices are from the PNS to PSE 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 PSE to PNS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PSE to PNS

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 PSE to PNS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (PSE > MCO > PNS)

  • Price for both tickets: $511
  • Average savings: $126 (19.78%)

See PSE to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PSE to PNS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: JetBlue, Silver Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pensacola International Airport to Mercedita Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1554 miles or 2501 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PSE to PNS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PSE to PNS flight is about 3 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Ponce, PR and Pensacola, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from PSE to PNS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PSE
Origination airport name Mercedita Airport
City Ponce, PR
Country the United States
Latitude 18
Longitude -66.6

Return Airport

Destination code PNS
Destination airport name Pensacola International Airport
City Pensacola, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -87.2


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