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There are 3 ways to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande by ferry, bus, taxi, plane or car

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Ferry, bus, taxi  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
  2. Take the bus from Almirante to Punta Diablo
  3. Take a taxi from Punta Diablo to Chiriquí Grande

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
  2. Take the bus from Almirante to Changuinola
  3. Take the bus from Changuinola to Punta Diablo

Fly, drive  •  3h 1m

  1. Fly from Bocas Del Toro (BOC) to David (DAV) BOC - DAV
  2. Drive from David to Chiriquí Grande

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The cheapest way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande is to ferry and bus and taxi which costs $60 - $85 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande is to ferry and bus and taxi which costs $60 - $85 and takes 2h 26m.

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The distance between Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) and Chiriquí Grande is 46 km.

The best way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande without a car is to ferry and bus and taxi which takes 2h 26m and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bocas Del Toro Airport to David Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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Air Panama offers flights from Bocas Del Toro Airport to David Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Chiriquí Grande. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande.
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  • Distance: 45.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 26m

What companies run services between Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC), Panama and Chiriquí Grande, Panama?

There is no direct connection from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande. However, you can take the ferry to Almirante, take the walk to Almirante, take the bus to Punta Diablo, then take the taxi to Chiriquí Grande. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Chiriquí Grande via Almirante, Almirante, Changuinola, and Punta Diablo in around 3h 44m.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to David
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Bus operators
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from Almirante to Punta Diablo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Changuinola to Punta Diablo
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Panama Local Buses
Bus from Almirante to Changuinola
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Ferry operators
Bocas Marine Tours
Phone
+507 757-9031 (Bocas Town) +507 757-9033 (Bocas Town)- +57 758-4025 (Almirante)
Email
info.bmtsa@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Taxi 25 Bocas
Phone
+507 757-9071 Bocas Town
Email
taxi25@bocastaxi25.net
Website
bocastaxi25.net
Ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Punta Diablo to Chiriquí Grande
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxi 25
Phone
+507 758-3498

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