Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Panama City (PTY)

LAX — PTY
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Los Angeles to Panama City Tocumen Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to Panama City (PTY)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to PTY flight in 2023: compare Los Angeles to Panama City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Panama City.

LAX - PTY

Price

$436 - $930

PTY

Temperature

78.8 - 80.6 °F

PTY

Rainfall

0.4 - 13.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$436From Los Angeles to Panama City Tocumen Intl
One-way from$274One-way flight from Los Angeles to Panama City Tocumen Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Panama City?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 28% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Panama City?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 46% 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 Los Angeles to Panama City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $680, or $797 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Panama City?

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Panama City from Los Angeles. Prices for February average $604 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $292. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 53% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Panama City (LAX - PTY)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Panama City in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 29% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Panama City in February, March 2023

The best prices found for LAX to PTY flights for February, March
Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$518

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 38m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$520

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Mar 1 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$523

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Los Angeles to Panama City 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Panama City from Los Angeles found for this year
Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$518

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 38m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$520

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Mar 1 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$523

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Cheap Copa Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Panama City

Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$518

Copa Airlines

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Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 38m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$520

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Mar 1 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$523

Copa Airlines

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  • Copa Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Los Angeles to Panama City. Flights on this route from Copa Airlines typically cost $641.67 RT, a price that is 81% more expensive than the average Los Angeles to Panama City flight. The cheapest flight found was $333 RT. The most popular departure airport in Los Angeles when flying to Panama City is Los Angeles Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Panama City is Panama City Tocumen Intl Airport. When flying from Los Angeles to Panama City, Copa Airlines flights are 17% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Avianca flights from Los Angeles to Panama City

Mar 2 - Mar 14
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 45m
$535

Avianca

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Deal found 2/1

Mar 7 - Mar 20
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

2 stops

18h 20m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 45m
$536

Avianca

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Deal found 2/1

Mar 19 - Mar 27
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

2 stops

22h 40m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

13h 15m
$537

Avianca

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  • If you’re traveling from Los Angeles to Panama City, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Avianca. Flights on this route from Avianca typically cost $565.49 RT, a price that is 95% more expensive than the average Los Angeles to Panama City flight. The cheapest flight found was $209 RT. The most popular departure airport in Los Angeles when flying to Panama City is Los Angeles Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Panama City is Panama City Tocumen Intl Airport. When flying from Los Angeles to Panama City, Avianca flights are 9% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Panama City from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Panama City direct flight deals
Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$518

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 38m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$520

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 1 - Mar 9
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Nonstop

6h 24m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

7h 34m
$523

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Panama City

Late deals on return flights to Panama City from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Feb 12 - Mar 1
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 45m
$535

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 10 - Feb 28
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

2 stops

18h 20m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 45m
$536

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 10 - Mar 1
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

2 stops

18h 20m
PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

13h 05m
$538

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

One-way flights to Panama City from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Panama City
Mar 1
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

3 stops

43h 30m
$225

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 7
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

3 stops

35h 50m
$233

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 28
LAX

Los Angeles

PTY

Panama City Tocumen Intl

3 stops

33h 36m
$239

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Panama City

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very tight and when the seat in front of me put their chair back, they were practically in my lap. This was really the biggest issue...not enough room.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very tight and when the seat in front of me put their chair back, they were practically in my lap. This was really the biggest issue...not enough room.

Avianca
7.2
Good
596 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very tight and when the seat in front of me put their chair back, they were practically in my lap. This was really the biggest issue...not enough room.

Copa Airlines
7.1
Good
215 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,189 reviews

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very tight and when the seat in front of me put their chair back, they were practically in my lap. This was really the biggest issue...not enough room.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Panama City flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Panama City?

Panama City Tocumen Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Panama City from Los Angeles. Booking flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tocumen Intl (PTY) should be relatively easy as there are 7 daily flights to Panama City from 9 different airlines. 6h 24m is how long a flight from Los Angeles to Panama City Tocumen Intl will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Copa Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines flying from Los Angeles to Panama City Tocumen Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Panama City for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Panama City for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Copa Airlines for just $518, but on average you can expect to pay $538.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Panama City for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Panama City under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Panama City is less than $549.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Panama City for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Panama City within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to Panama City?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Thursday.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Panama City flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Panama City Tocumen Intl have been viewed 304 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Panama City on average per day?

2 flight departures from Los Angeles to Panama City per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Panama City?

Airlines like Copa Airlines and Avianca fly from Los Angeles to Panama City in about 6h 24m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 56m. Los Angeles and Panama City are separated by a distance of 3027 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Panama City round-trip?

Currently priced at $518, Copa Airlines will fly you from Los Angeles to Panama City and back. In addition to Copa Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Avianca for as low as $535. These flights start at 14% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Panama City one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Copa Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $241. Users have also found prices from $246 and $277 on Avianca and United Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Panama City?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Avianca are the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Panama City.

What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to Panama City?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Panama City are EVA Air (93%), Copa Airlines (93%) and Asiana Airlines (93%).

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Panama City?

On average you can expect to pay $1,642 for a flight from Los Angeles to Panama City. The cheapest flight overall is $175 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Panama City Tocumen Intl) is currently priced at $518.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Panama City

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Top 8 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Panama City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Panama City choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$106Average$321FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Copa AirlinesCheapest$209Average$565FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$252Average$479FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$266Average$634FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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AviancaCheapest$300Average$486FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$333Average$642FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$504Average$762FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Panama City

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Weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to Panama City

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Panama City
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Monday8daily flights
Tuesday6daily flights
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Friday6daily flights
Saturday8daily flights
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