American Airlines to offer non-stop service from PCB to Washington, D.C.

According to Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, American Airlines will begin offering non-stop service to Washington, D.C. in January 2020. (MGN)

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (PRESS RELEASE) - Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) and American Airlines announce brand new non-stop daily service between ECP and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) beginning January 7, 2020.

“With the addition of American Airlines service at ECP starting last summer, we’ve seen even more passenger growth at our Airport,” said Parker W. McClellan, Jr., A.A.E., Airport Executive Director. “The new non-stop daily flight to Washington not only serves the needs of our Region’s business, military and leisure passengers, but it expands options for travelers up north looking to visit Northwest Florida.”

This new route will be American Airlines’ fourth non-stop flight option at ECP. The airline currently provides non-stop service between ECP and Charlotte Douglas (CLT), Chicago (ORD) and Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW).

"This is great day for us at American Airlines and our nonstop service between Panama City Beach and our nation’s capital,” said Radney Robertson, Managing Director for American at DCA. “We look forward to connecting Floridians to the over 250 daily flights we operate from DCA .”

The flight will be operated by a 50 seat CRJ-200. Passengers may begin booking flights between ECP and DCA right now by visiting aa.com.

Schedule effective on January 7, 2020.

Depart DCA 7:40 a.m. EST Arrive ECP 9:17 a.m. CST
Depart ECP 9:43 a.m. CST Arrive DCA 1:00 p.m. EST
Flight schedules are subject to change.