Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Panama City (PTY)

SFO — PTY
Feb 11 — Feb 181

The best prices from San Francisco to Panama City Tocumen Intl are usually found in March or February, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Panama City (PTY)

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

SFO - PTY

Price

$525 - $1,093

PTY

Temperature

78.8 - 80.6 °F

PTY

Rainfall

0.4 - 13.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 38% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Round-trip from$525From San Francisco to Panama City Tocumen Intl
One-way from$317One-way flight from San Francisco to Panama City Tocumen Intl

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

Flights from San Francisco to Panama City are found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Panama City.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 52 days in advance to save up to 19% 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 52 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 Francisco to Panama City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $719, or $764 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Panama City. Flights to Panama City from San Francisco in March are about $683 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $429.

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

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Panama City in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 19% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Panama City in February, March 2023

The best prices found for SFO to PTY flights for February, March

San Francisco to Panama City 2023 flight deals

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Cheap Copa Airlines flights from San Francisco to Panama City

  • Copa Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from San Francisco to Panama City. Flights on this route from Copa Airlines typically cost $771.92 RT, a price that is 70% more expensive than the average San Francisco to Panama City flight. The cheapest flight found was $397 RT. The most popular departure airport in San Francisco when flying to Panama City is San Francisco Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Panama City is Panama City Tocumen Intl Airport. When flying from San Francisco to Panama City, Copa Airlines flights are 25% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Avianca flights from San Francisco to Panama City

  • If you’re traveling from San Francisco to Panama City, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Avianca. Flights on this route from Avianca typically cost $666.44 RT, a price that is 82% more expensive than the average San Francisco to Panama City flight. The cheapest flight found was $328 RT. The most popular departure airport in San Francisco when flying to Panama City is San Francisco Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Panama City is Panama City Tocumen Intl Airport. When flying from San Francisco to Panama City, Avianca flights are 16% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

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Last minute flights from San Francisco to Panama City

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One-way flights to Panama City from San Francisco

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Panama City

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,205 reviews

Overall

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Great movie options, incredibly helpful staff at airport check in and very pleasant on board crew.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,205 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,205 reviews

Overall

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Great movie options, incredibly helpful staff at airport check in and very pleasant on board crew.

Avianca
7.2
Good
604 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,205 reviews

Overall

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Great movie options, incredibly helpful staff at airport check in and very pleasant on board crew.

Copa Airlines
7.1
Good
218 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,205 reviews

Overall

7.6

Boarding

7.9

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Comfort

7.4

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Great movie options, incredibly helpful staff at airport check in and very pleasant on board crew.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Panama City flights.

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Panama City?

To fly from San Francisco to Panama City, you need to book a flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Tocumen Intl (PTY). Nonstop flights to Panama City Tocumen Intl from San Francisco take 6h 55m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 3 outbound flights from San Francisco to Tocumen Intl offered by 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco 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, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from San Francisco to Panama City Tocumen Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Panama City for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Panama City for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Copa Airlines for just $542, but on average you can expect to pay $584.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Panama City for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Panama City under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Panama City is less than $593.

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

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

How popular is this San Francisco to Panama City flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Panama City Tocumen Intl was viewed by 153 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Our cheapest airline available from San Francisco to Panama City is Copa Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $542 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Avianca and United Airlines, starting at $548 and $579 round-trip. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Panama City for 20% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The most popular airlines flying from San Francisco to Panama City are American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Avianca. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Panama City?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from San Francisco to Panama City on time: EVA Air (56%), United Airlines (56%), Copa Airlines (53%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Panama City?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Panama City is generally $1,820, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $225. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Panama City Tocumen Intl), you can expect to pay $654 for that flight.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Panama City

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Top 6 airlines flying from San Francisco to Panama City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco 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$15Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$217Average$734FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Copa AirlinesCheapest$328Average$666FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$343Average$766FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$397Average$772FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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AviancaCheapest$402Average$644FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Panama City

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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Panama City

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