Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Panama City (PTY) from $267

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/29. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SAN — PTY
Apr 16 — Apr 231

The best prices from San Diego to Panama City Tocumen Intl are usually found in August or September, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from San Diego to Panama City

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Diego (SAN) to Panama City (PTY). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 11, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

August

Round-trip from

$474

One-way from

$285
High demand for flights, 40% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
From San Diego to Panama City Tocumen Intl
One-way flight from San Diego to Panama City Tocumen Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Panama City?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 32% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Panama City?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 54 days in advance to save up to 64% 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 54 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 San Diego to Panama City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $559, or $627 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Panama City?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Panama City from San Diego average $711. You can even find prices in August for less than $711, as users have found deals to Panama City from as low as $368. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Panama City from San Diego. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 66%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Panama City (SAN - PTY)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 38% on flights from San Diego to Panama City by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Diego to Panama City

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between San Diego and Panama City. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Consider these cheap American Airlines flights we've found departing from San Diego to Panama City. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Sun 10/61:57 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops20h 36mAmerican Airlines
Thu 10/101:55 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/11$595
Tue 7/304:27 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops19h 53mAmerican Airlines
Wed 9/41:55 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops21h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/11$597
Mon 5/1311:54 amSAN - PTY
2 stops23h 06mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/221:25 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 31mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/11$635
Mon 5/1310:45 pmSAN - PTY
1 stop12h 15mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/221:25 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 31mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/11$637
Fri 5/109:20 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops13h 40mAmerican Airlines
Thu 5/161:50 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/10$655
Sat 5/2511:35 amSAN - PTY
2 stops23h 25mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/291:25 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 31mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/10$657
Mon 8/129:15 pmSAN - PTY
1 stop14h 52mAmerican Airlines
Fri 8/163:21 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops20h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/10$666
Fri 6/77:31 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops14h 58mAmerican Airlines
Wed 6/123:10 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops21h 39mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/10$705
Wed 6/123:36 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops20h 44mAmerican Airlines
Wed 6/191:19 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops22h 48mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/10$726

Cheap Delta flights from San Diego to Panama City

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between San Diego and Panama City. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available Delta flights departing from San Diego and landing in Panama City. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Fri 5/109:50 pmSAN - PTY
1 stop12h 58mDelta
Wed 5/152:13 pmPTY - SAN
1 stop11h 16mDelta
Deal found 4/10$654
Fri 5/109:50 pmSAN - PTY
1 stop12h 58mDelta
Sun 5/198:15 amPTY - SAN
1 stop14h 52mDelta
Deal found 4/10$674
Sat 7/136:15 amSAN - PTY
1 stop11h 44mDelta
Sat 7/272:25 pmPTY - SAN
1 stop11h 12mDelta
Deal found 4/10$1,004

Cheap San Diego to Panama City flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Diego to Panama City specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Prices were last updated on April 11, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from San Diego to Panama City in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Fri 5/108:59 amSAN - PTY
3 stops29h 46mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/169:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops27h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$462
Fri 5/107:58 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops36h 27mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/199:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops28h 13mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$511
Fri 5/107:58 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops22h 37mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/165:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops31h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$546
Fri 5/108:59 amSAN - PTY
3 stops33h 46mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/159:23 amPTY - SAN
2 stops23h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$549
Thu 4/256:15 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops24h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/89:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops28h 13mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$571
Fri 5/108:59 amSAN - PTY
3 stops29h 46mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/159:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops35h 12mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$581
Fri 5/107:58 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops36h 27mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/199:23 amPTY - SAN
2 stops16h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$604
Mon 5/138:00 amSAN - PTY
1 stop8h 37mUnited Airlines
Wed 5/227:55 amPTY - SAN
1 stop16h 02mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/11$634
Mon 5/1311:54 amSAN - PTY
2 stops23h 06mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/221:25 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 31mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/11$635

San Diego to Panama City 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Diego and Panama City in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from San Diego to Panama City in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Fri 5/108:59 amSAN - PTY
3 stops29h 46mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/169:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops27h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$462
Fri 5/107:58 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops36h 27mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/199:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops28h 13mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$511
Fri 5/107:58 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops22h 37mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/165:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops31h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$546
Fri 5/108:59 amSAN - PTY
3 stops33h 46mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/159:23 amPTY - SAN
2 stops23h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$549
Thu 4/256:15 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops24h 30mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/89:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops28h 13mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$571
Fri 5/108:59 amSAN - PTY
3 stops29h 46mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/159:40 pmPTY - SAN
3 stops35h 12mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$581
Thu 7/256:35 amSAN - PTY
2 stops29h 44mUnited Airlines
Thu 8/83:40 pmPTY - SAN
1 stop30h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/9$583
Thu 7/253:59 pmSAN - PTY
1 stop20h 20mUnited Airlines
Thu 8/83:40 pmPTY - SAN
1 stop28h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/9$591
Sun 10/61:57 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops20h 36mAmerican Airlines
Thu 10/101:55 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops25h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/11$595

San Diego to Panama City flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Diego to Panama City for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from San Diego to Panama City. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Fri 4/198:00 amSAN - PTY
1 stop8h 37mUnited Airlines
Sun 4/287:55 amPTY - SAN
1 stop16h 02mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/9$674
Fri 4/198:47 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops17h 19mUnited Airlines
Sun 4/283:40 pmPTY - SAN
2 stops19h 57mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/9$678
Fri 4/1910:25 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops34h 00mMultiple Airlines
Sun 4/289:28 amPTY - SAN
3 stops28h 27mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/9$803

One-way flights to Panama City from San Diego

Search for one-way flight options from San Diego to Panama City. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from San Diego to Panama City, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. For those needing a return trip from San Diego, there is a search form available above.
Thu 8/293:50 pmSAN - PTY
2 stops20h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$267
Thu 8/297:45 amSAN - PTY
1 stop8h 52mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/10$285
Fri 8/308:30 amSAN - PTY
1 stop9h 29mDelta
Deal found 4/10$305
Thu 8/295:35 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$345
Fri 8/305:30 pmSAN - PTY
3 stops25h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/10$356

Find flights from San Diego to Panama City within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Diego to Panama City that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,194,136 searches. Data last updated April 11, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$462 - $1,042

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Fri 5/10

3 stops29h 46m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Thu 5/16

3 stops27h 41m

$462

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Fri 5/10

3 stops36h 27m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Sun 5/19

3 stops28h 13m

$511

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Fri 5/10

2 stops22h 37m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Thu 5/16

3 stops31h 41m

$546

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Thu 7/25

2 stops29h 44m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Thu 8/8

1 stop30h 10m

$583

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Thu 7/25

1 stop20h 20m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Thu 8/8

1 stop28h 35m

$591

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Sun 10/6

2 stops20h 36m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Thu 10/10

2 stops25h 03m

$595

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Tue 7/30

2 stops19h 53m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Wed 9/4

2 stops21h 06m

$597

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Fri 5/10

1 stop12h 58m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Wed 5/15

1 stop11h 16m

$654

San DiegoPanama City Tocumen Intl

SAN - PTY

SANPTY

San Diego

Sun 7/14

1 stop11h 42m

Panama City Tocumen Intl

Sat 7/27

1 stop11h 36m

$1,042

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 4/10

When is the best time to book a flight from San Diego to Panama City?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Diego to Panama City. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
The best time to book flights from San Diego to Panama City is 53 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Panama City?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Diego to Panama City. Price data was last updated on April 7, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Diego to Panama City flight should consider departing on Monday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Panama City by month

Plan your trip from San Diego to Panama City by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Diego to Panama City is currently $312 while a round-trip flight costs $620. Price data was last updated on April 7, 2024.

Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Diego to Panama City (average of $474). Flying from San Diego to Panama City in June is currently the most expensive (average of $595). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$500

February

$524

March

$565

April

$517

May

$507

June

$595

July

$591

August

$511

September

$481

October

$474

November

$484

December

$554

Temperature and rainfall in Panama City by month

Plan your trip to Panama City by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

PTY

Temperature

78.8 - 80.6 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Panama City

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Panama City. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Panama City. Reviews last updated April 11, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines from San Diego to Panama City to help guide your decision. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

8.0
Very good
2,991 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.4
Good
11,391 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.3
Good
15,011 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,206 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

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  • Can I find flights from San Diego to Panama City for under $500 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Panama City for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $462, but on average you can expect to pay $587.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Panama City for under $700?

    There are currently 3+ open flights from San Diego to Panama City within the next 7 days for less than $700.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Panama City round-trip?

    According to our current data, United Airlines ($583), American Airlines ($595), and Delta ($654) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to Panama City. United Airlines is currently priced 17% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Panama City?

  • What does SAN to PTY mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a San Diego Airport to Panama City Tocumen Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a SAN to PTY flight.

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    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Panama City that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Diego to Panama City?

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Top 4 airlines flying from San Diego to Panama City

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American AirlinesCheapest$421Average$626FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$454Average$666FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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United AirlinesCheapest$494Average$652FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Copa AirlinesCheapest$699Average$699FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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