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There are 7 ways to get from Belize City to Panama City by plane, ferry, bus or car

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Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to Panama City (PTY) BZE - PTY

$245 - $495

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Bus  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Belize City to Flores - Santa Elena
  2. Take the bus from Flores - Santa Elena to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
  4. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda to San José
  5. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook

$153 - $315

5 alternative options

Fly from Belize City Municipal  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Panama City (PTY) TZA - PTY

$288 - $1,087

Ferry, bus  •  41h 22m

  1. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
  3. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda to San José
  4. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook

$403 - $545

Ferry, bus via Managua  •  42h 4m

  1. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Managua
  4. Take the bus from Managua to San José
  5. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook

$289 - $364

Ferry, bus via Managua #2  •  44h 2m

  1. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Managua
  4. Take the bus from Managua to San José
  5. Take the bus from San José to Panama City

$290 - $315

Drive  •  34h 48m

  1. Drive from Belize City to Panama City 1428.3 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Belize City to Panama City is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 34h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Belize City to Panama City is to fly which costs $280 - $1,100 and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belize City to Panama City. However, there are services departing from Belize City and arriving at Panama Albrook via Flores - Santa Elena, San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda and San Jose Terminal Tica Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3h.

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The distance between Belize City and Panama City is 1332 km. The road distance is 2285.2 km.

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The best way to get from Belize City to Panama City without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 41h 22m and costs $400 - $550.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from Belize City to Panama City, including transfers.

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Belize City to Panama City bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, depart from Belize City station.

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The best way to get from Belize City to Panama City is to fly which takes 6h 5m and costs $240 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $320 and takes 2 days 3h.

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The quickest flight from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport to Panama City Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Belize City to Panama City bus services, operated by Tica Bus, arrive at Panama Albrook station.

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Map of how to get from Belize City to Panama City.
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  • Distance: 832.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 5m

What companies run services between Belize City, Belize and Panama City, Panama?

Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. fly from Belize City to Panama City once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Belize City to Panama City via Flores - Santa Elena, San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa, Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda, San José, and San Jose Terminal Tica Bus in around 2 days 3h.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Panama City
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via San Pedro, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Dangriga, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Belmopan, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Placencia, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Punta Gorda, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Caye Caulker, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Panama City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Panama City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Miami
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Bus operators
Viana
Phone
(504) 2225-6583 - (504) 2516-1644
Website
vianatransportes.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
vianatransportes.com
Economy
$28
Executive
$46
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Bus from Belize City to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Nica Bus
Phone
(506) 2221-2679, (506) 2221-2581
Bus from Managua to San José
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nicabus.com.ni
Travel Mundo Maya
Phone
+501.2231200
Email
mundomayatravels@yahoo.com
Website
travelmundomaya.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com

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Panama City is 1h ahead of Belize City. It is currently 8:09 PM in Belize City and 9:09 PM in Panama City.

Yes, the driving distance between Belize City to Panama City is 2285 km. It takes approximately 34h 48m to drive from Belize City to Panama City.

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Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport to Panama City Airport.

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There are 269+ hotels available in Panama City. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belize City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport is to shuttle which takes 30m and costs $20.

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