The cheapest times to fly from PTY to PNS are

  • January 22nd to March 4th
  • April 9th to June 10th (except the week of May 14th)
  • early August
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 PNS is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1101 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $484 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Pensacola

Flying from Panama City (PTY) to Pensacola, FL (PNS) will usually cost between $500 to $715 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $500. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $829. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $329 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $521 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PTY to PNS flight.

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

PTY to PNS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PTY to PNS 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 $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Pensacola, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Panama City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $85 (13%) 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 $508. Return trip prices are from the PNS 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 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 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1562 miles or 2514 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PTY to PNS flight is about 3 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from PTY to PNS.


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


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