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There are 4 ways to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly Sault Ste Marie to Panama City  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Panama City (ECP) CIU - ECP

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Fly Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso, taxi  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Valparaiso (VPS) CIU - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Panama City Beach

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails to Pellston, fly to Panama City  •  12h 23m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Pellston, MI
  2. Fly from Pellston (PLN) to Panama City (ECP) PLN - ECP

Drive  •  21h 30m

  1. Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach 1304.8 miles

Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Panama City (ECP) flights

The flight time between Sault Ste Marie (CIU) and Panama City (ECP) is around 11h 28m and covers a distance of around 1108 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6h 43m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 55m. Services are operated by Delta, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines. Typically 213 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
4h 45m
Layover time:
6h 43m
Total time:
11h 28m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 55m
Flight distance:
1108 miles
Flights per week:
213
Cheapest price:
$131
Carbon emissions:
586 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:15
Last flight departs at:
13:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Panama City (ECP) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach is to drive which costs $220 - $320 and takes 21h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach is to fly which costs $230 - $650 and takes 7h 48m.

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The distance between Sault Ste. Marie and Panama City Beach is 1138 miles. The road distance is 1304.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Panama City Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 44m and has two stopovers.

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Panama City Beach is 1h behind Sault Ste. Marie. It is currently 8:40 PM in Sault Ste. Marie and 7:40 PM in Panama City Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach is 1305 miles. It takes approximately 21h 30m to drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Panama City Airport.

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There are 671+ hotels available in Panama City Beach. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Sault Ste Marie Airport is to drive which takes 26 min and costs $3 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach.
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  • Distance: 1138.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada and Panama City Beach, FL, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly from Sault Ste. Marie to Panama City Beach hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $430
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Columbus, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Cleveland, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Dayton, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Lexington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Knoxville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $450
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Indianapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Cleveland, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Columbus, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Pittsburgh, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Dayton, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Louisville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Huntsville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Chattanooga, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Grand Rapids, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,400
Flights from Pellston to Panama City via Detroit, Nashville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Panama City via Detroit, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Detroit, Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Detroit, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $410
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Valparaiso via Detroit, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Pellston, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Panama City Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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