There are 3 ways to get from Fort Myers to Panama City Beach by car, plane or taxi

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

Recommended option

Drive  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to Panama City Beach 509.8 miles

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Fly to Panama City  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Panama City (ECP) RSW - ECP

$284 - $1,270

1 alternative option

Fly to Valparaiso, taxi  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Valparaiso (VPS) RSW - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Panama City Beach

$344 - $1,175

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

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to Panama City via Indianapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Ft. Myers to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Panama City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to Panama City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Ft. Myers to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Panama City via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Panama City via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Ft. Myers to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Myers and Panama City Beach is 554 km. The road distance is 816 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort Myers to Panama City Beach is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort Myers to Panama City Beach is to fly which takes 7 h 7 min and costs $280 - $1,300.

It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to drive 509.8 miles from Fort Myers to Panama City Beach.