Traveling to Panama City Beach
Useful information on traveling to Panama City for a dolphin swim
Panama City is in Northwest Florida on the Gulf of Mexico. Panama City has an airport: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP). Delta and Southwest fly into Panama City, Florida. If you want to fly from Miami, you will find American Airlines flights into Tallahassee..
You can rent a car in Tallahassee (2-hour drive to PCB). It is a 5-hour drive from Atlanta or New Orleans, 6 hours from Orlando or Tampa, 12 hours from Miami.
Most people drive from South Florida: Interstate 75 North to Interstate 10 West to Route 231 South. If you have time and want to discover “another Florida”, you can drive up Route 19 and then 98 to explore the Gulf Coast through, Crystal River, Homosassa Springs, Cedar Key, Wakulla Springs. Don’t miss Gulf Specimen in Panacea or Apalachicola, Cape St. Blas, St. Georges Island and Crooked Island. There are so many pristine and untouched wetlands and shore lines to explore. Relatively inexpensive motels can be found on the way.