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There are 5 ways to get from Colón to Coiba by train, bus, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus, travel

  1. Take the train from Colón to Panama Canal
  2. Take the bus from Panama City to Santiago
  3. Travel from Puerto Mutis to Coiba

4 alternative options

Bus, travel

  1. Take the bus from Colón to Albrook
  2. Take the bus from Panama City to Santiago
  3. Take the bus from Santiago to Puerto Vidal
  4. Travel from Puerto Vidal to Coiba

Bus, travel via Santa Catalina

  1. Take the bus from Colón to Albrook
  2. Take the bus from Albrook to Soná
  3. Take the bus from Soná to Santa Catalina
  4. Travel from Santa Catalina to Coiba

Bus to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, fly, travel

  1. Take the bus from Colón to Albrook
  2. Fly from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) to David (DAV)
  3. Travel from David to Coiba

Shuttle to Panama City, fly, travel

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Colón to Tocumen Airport
  2. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to David (DAV)
  3. Travel from David to Coiba

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Last updated: October 19 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Colón and Coiba is 295 km.

The best way to get from Colón to Coiba without a car is to train and bus and travel which takes 8h 5m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 5m to get from Colón to Coiba, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert Airport to David Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Air Panama offers flights from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert Airport to David Airport.

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The best way to get from Colón to Panama City Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h 45m and costs $95 - $160.

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Map of how to get from Colón to Coiba.
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  • Distance: 294.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 5m

What companies run services between Colón, Panama and Coiba, Veraguas, Panama?

There is no direct connection from Colón to Coiba. However, you can take the train to Panama Canal, take the walk to Panama City, take the bus to Santiago, take the bus to Puerto Mutis, then take the travel to Coiba. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Albrook, take the walk to Panama City, take the bus to Santiago, take the bus to Puerto Vidal, then take the travel to Coiba.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to David
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Panama City to David
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Train operators
Panarail
Phone
(507) 317-6070
Email
info@panarail.com
Website
panarail.com
Train from Colón to Panama Canal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
panarail.com
Bus operators
Panama Local Buses
Bus from Panama City to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
EPACOC Expreso Panama Colon Centroamerica
Phone
+(507) 314 6248
Bus from Colón to Albrook
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
grantnt.com
UTRACOLPA
Phone
+(507) 983 9091, 303-6379
Bus from Colón to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
grantnt.com
Transporte San Isidro
Phone
+(507) 998 8490
Bus from Albrook to Soná
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
grantnt.com
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from Soná to Santa Catalina
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Panama Your Way
Phone
+1 (844) 772-6262
Email
info@panamayourway.com
Website
panamayourway.com
Shuttle from Colón to Tocumen Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$155
Schedules at
panamayourway.com
Book at
panamayourway.com

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