The cheapest times to fly from PTY to KIN are

  • March 5th to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the week of May 7th)
  • July 30th to November 25th

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 PTY to KIN is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $2145 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $486 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Kingston

Flying from Panama City (PTY) to Kingston (KIN) will usually cost between $524 to $786 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 $523. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1020. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $497 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PTY to KIN flight.

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

PTY to KIN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PTY to KIN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Panama City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.61, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KIN, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PTY. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kingston, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Panama City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $230 (27%) 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 $578. Return trip prices are from the KIN to PTY 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 PTY to KIN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 8 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking PTY to KIN

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 PTY to KIN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $575
  • Average savings: $46 (7.37%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Cayman Airways, COPA, Delta, Iberia, Spirit, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Norman Manley International Airport to Tocumen International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 637 miles or 1025 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PTY to KIN flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Panama City and Kingston?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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