Deal Alert: US to Panama From $236 Round-Trip on American Airlines
Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here.
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Fares to Panama City from many major US cities are on sale right now, with prices starting at just $236 round-trip. Flights are operated by American Airlines and are available from October through mid-December. If you're planning on going away during Thanksgiving, this would be a great option as the fares are available on and around the holiday.
Airline: American Airlines
Route: BOS, ORD, LAS, LAX, MSY, NYC, MCO, SFO, TPA, DCA to PTY
Cost: $236+ round-trip in economy
Dates: October through mid-December, including Thanksgiving
Booking Link: Expedia
Pay With: Chase Sapphire Reserve, Premier Rewards Gold Card from American Express, Citi Prestige Card or Chase Sapphire Preferred
Here are a few examples of what you can book:
Newark (EWR) to Panama City (PTY) for $236 round-trip in October:
Los Angeles (LAX) to Panama City (PTY) for $236 round-trip in November:
Tampa (TPA) to Panama City (PTY) for $236 round-trip in December:
Maximize Your Purchase
Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as the Chase Sapphire Reserve, American Express Premier Rewards Gold or Citi Prestige (3x on airfare) or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on all travel purchases). Check out this post for more on maximizing airfare purchases.
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