There are 4 ways to get from Jacksonville to Panama City Beach by car, plane or taxi

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Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville to Panama City Beach 274.1 miles

$26 - $40

Cheapest option

Fly to Dothan, drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Dothan (DHN) JAX - DHN
  2. Drive from Dothan to Panama City Beach

$210 - $1,116

2 alternative options

Fly to Panama City  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Panama City (ECP) JAX - ECP

$232 - $1,066

Fly to Valparaiso, taxi  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Valparaiso (VPS) JAX - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Panama City Beach

$322 - $972

Questions & Answers

The distance between Jacksonville and Panama City Beach is 249 miles. The road distance is 274.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to drive 274.1 miles from Jacksonville to Panama City Beach.

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There is no direct flight from Jacksonville Airport to Panama City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Panama City Beach is 1 h behind Jacksonville. It is currently 4:52 AM in Jacksonville and 3:52 AM in Panama City Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Jacksonville to Panama City Beach is 274 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to drive from Jacksonville to Panama City Beach.

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

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There are 1371+ hotels available in Panama City Beach. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Jacksonville to Jacksonville Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Jacksonville to Panama City Beach.
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  • Distance: 249.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

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

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Jacksonville to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Jacksonville to Dothan via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Panama City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Jacksonville to Panama City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Jacksonville to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Jacksonville to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Panama City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Jacksonville to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Panama City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Valparaiso via Covington
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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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