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Cheap flights from San Jose (SJC) to Panama City (PTY)

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The best prices from San Jose to Panama City are usually found in March or May, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Jose (SJC) to Panama City (PTY)

SJC - PTY
Price
$533 - $1,415
PTY
Temperature
86 - 89.6 °F
PTY
Rainfall
0 - 1.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 53% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$533

From San Jose to Panama City

One-way from

$475

One-way flight from San Jose to Panama City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Jose to Panama City?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from San Jose to Panama City. 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 Jose to Panama City?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 58 days in advance to save up to 9% 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 58 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 Jose to Panama City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $567, or $602 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from San Jose to Panama City lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Jose to Panama City in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $341.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from San Jose to Panama City in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 44% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Panama City in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SJC to PTY flights for October, November
20 Nov - 6 Dec
$581pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
20 Nov - 5 Dec
$603pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
20 Nov - 5 Dec
$641pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to Panama City 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Panama City from San Jose found for this year
20 Nov - 6 Dec
$581pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
20 Nov - 5 Dec
$603pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
20 Nov - 5 Dec
$641pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to Panama City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Panama City from San Jose, departing today and this week
3 Nov - 18 Nov
$719pp
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
3 Nov - 17 Nov
$729pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
3 Nov - 18 Nov
$2,473pp
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
PTY
Panama City Tocumen Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

One-way flights to Panama City from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Panama City
8:10 am - 5:27 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
18h 17m
SJC - PTY
Multiple Airlines
$475
Travelgenio
7:35 am - 10:33 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
23h 58m
SJC - PTY
United Airlines
$587
United
1:00 pm - 4:10 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
14h 10m
SJC - PTY
Multiple Airlines
$1,414
Ovago

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

Flight FAQs

From San Jose to Panama City

Are flight prices decreasing from San Jose 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 San Jose 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Jose to Panama City Tocumen Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Jose to Panama City Tocumen Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Panama City for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $541, but on average you can expect to pay $683.

Are there nonstop flights from San Jose to Panama City for under $500 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Jose to Panama City, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Panama City for under $800?

There are currently 3+ open flights from San Jose to Panama City within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Does it rain more in San Jose or Panama City?

San Jose will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Panama City over the next 0 days.

Is San Jose weather warmer or cooler than Panama City?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of January. The temperature in Panama City is typically hotter than in San Jose. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from San Jose to Panama City?

Airlines like Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines fly from San Jose to Panama City in about 12h 16m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 04m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $715, United Airlines will fly you from San Jose to Panama City and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $719 and $857, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Jose to Panama City one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with United Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $587.

Destination information for Panama City

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Jose to Panama City
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.00
Average temperature for October in Panama City
86.0 °F

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