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There are 7 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach by plane, taxi, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Fort Lauderdale to Panama City  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Panama City (ECP) FLL - ECP

$262 - $1,168

Cheapest option

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee, drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tallahassee (TLH) FLL - TLH
  2. Drive from Tallahassee to Panama City Beach

$132 - $398

5 alternative options

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso, taxi  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Valparaiso (VPS) FLL - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Panama City Beach

$332 - $533

Train to Miami, fly to Tallahassee, drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tallahassee (TLH) MIA - TLH
  3. Drive from Tallahassee to Panama City Beach

$174 - $500

Train to Miami, fly to Pensacola, drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Pensacola (PNS) MIA - PNS
  3. Drive from Pensacola to Panama City Beach

$166 - $673

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Dothan, drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Dothan (DHN) FLL - DHN
  2. Drive from Dothan to Panama City Beach

$251 - $1,217

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach 566.5 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach is to train and fly and drive which costs $170 - $500 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Panama City Beach is 447 miles. The road distance is 566.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Panama City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 59 min and has one stopover.

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Panama City Beach is 1 h behind Fort Lauderdale. It is currently 10:38 PM in Fort Lauderdale and 9:38 PM in Panama City Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach is 566 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Panama City Airport.

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There are 1257+ hotels available in Panama City Beach. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale Airport is to line 01 bus which takes 21 min and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach.
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  • Distance: 446.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and Panama City Beach, FL, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City Beach hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Miami to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Dothan via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Dothan via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Miami to Tallahassee
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Miami to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Panama City via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Covington
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Panama City Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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