Cheap flights from Costa Rica to Panama City (PTY)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Costa Rica to Panama City (PTY)

All the information you need to plan the best null to PTY flight in 2021: compare Costa Rica to Panama City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Panama City.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Costa Rica to Panama City?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Costa Rica to Panama City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $593, or $652 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Costa Rica to Panama City?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Panama City from Costa Rica average $546. You can even find prices in August for less than $546, as users have found deals to Panama City from as low as $294. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Panama City from Costa Rica. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to Panama City in May, June 2021

The best prices found for Costa Rica to PTY flights for May, June
25 May - 27 May
$152pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
25 May - 26 May
$173pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
1 Jun - 2 Jun
$176pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Costa Rica to Panama City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Panama City from Costa Rica found for this year
8 Jul - 10 Jul
$151pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
25 May - 27 May
$152pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
25 May - 26 May
$173pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Non-stop flights to Panama City from Costa Rica

Save time with Costa Rica to Panama City direct flight deals
4 Jun - 12 Jun
$312pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
1 Jun - 8 Jun
$316pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
3 Jun - 12 Jun
$318pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to Panama City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Panama City from Costa Rica, departing today and this week
14 May - 5 Jun
$336pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
10 May - 24 May
$365pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
10 May - 17 May
$372pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Copa Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way flights to Panama City from Costa Rica

The cheapest one-way flights from Costa Rica to Panama City
9:04 am - 8:59 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
10h 55m
SJO - PTY
Spirit Airlines
$254
CheapTickets.com
4:24 pm - 6:38 am
Copa Airlines
1 Stop
13h 14m
SJO - PTY
Copa Airlines
$257
JustFly
6:20 am - 6:20 am
Avianca
1 Stop
23h 00m
SJO - PTY
Avianca
$258
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Costa Rica to Panama City

Are flight prices decreasing from Costa Rica to Panama City due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Costa Rica and Panama City for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Costa Rica to Panama City Tocumen Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Copa Airlines, Avianca, and Air Panama are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Panama City from Costa Rica?

Panama City Tocumen Intl (PTY) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Costa Rica to Panama City. It is only a 11.4 mi journey from Tocumen Intl (PTY) to Panama City’s city center.

Can I find flights from Costa Rica to Panama City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to Panama City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Copa Airlines for just $152, but on average you can expect to pay $287.

Are there nonstop flights from Costa Rica to Panama City for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to Panama City under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to Panama City is less than $334.

Are there last-minute flights available from Costa Rica to Panama City for under $400?

There are currently 12+ open flights from Costa Rica to Panama City within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Costa Rica to Panama City?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 432 users have taken a look at flights from Costa Rica to Panama City Tocumen Intl.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Costa Rica to Panama City?

Before booking your flight from Costa Rica to Panama City check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air Panama, American Airlines or Aeromexico.

What are the cheapest Flights from Costa Rica to Panama City?

While on average a flight from Costa Rica to Panama City is generally $399, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $134. When looking at the most popular route, (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Panama City Tocumen Intl), you can expect to pay $356 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Costa Rica to Panama City?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Costa Rica to Panama City consider choosing Iberia (100%), Copa Airlines (95%) or Lufthansa (95%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long is the flight from Costa Rica to Panama City?

There are many flights that can get you from Costa Rica to Panama City in 1h 06m. Fly via Copa Airlines to get the fastest option. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Costa Rica to Panama City round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Costa Rica to Panama City is Copa Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $152 on this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Costa Rica to Panama City one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $169 on Copa Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Spirit Airlines from $176 and Avianca from $232 one-way.

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Destination information for Panama City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Costa Rica to Panama City.
Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration
1h 22m
Average temperature for May in Panama City
87.8 °F

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Top 7 airlines flying from Costa Rica to Panama City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Costa Rica to Panama City choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Panama
$168 $292 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Panama. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Avianca
$198 $294 No cancel fee 71%
Copa Airlines
$188 $309 No cancel fee 70%
Spirit Airlines
$308 $481 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$1,145 $1,491 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$2,411 $4,475 No cancel fee 71%
British Airways
$2,764 $5,944 No cancel fee 70%
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