There are 5 ways to get from Granada to Panama City by plane, car or bus

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Fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Managua (MGA) to Panama City (PTY) MGA - PTY

$225 - $415

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Local Bus, bus  •  31 h 51 min

  1. Take the Local Bus from Granada to San Carlos
  2. Take the bus from Los Chiles to San José, Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica
  3. Take the bus from San José to Panama City

$60 - $62

3 alternative options

Drive, bus  •  22 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Granada to Peñas Blancas
  2. Take the bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal to Cañas
  4. Take the bus from Cañas to San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala
  5. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook

$64 - $118

Bus  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to San José
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook Tourist San Jose / ...

$76 - $150

Drive  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Granada to Panama City 700 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Granada to Panama City is to Local Bus and bus which costs $60 - $63 and takes 31 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Granada to Panama City is to fly which costs $220 - $420 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Granada and Panama City is 776 km. The road distance is 1120.1 km.

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The best way to get from Granada to Panama City without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 31 min and costs $75 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Granada to Panama City, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Granada to Panama City is to fly which takes 5 h 38 min and costs $220 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $150 and takes 25 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Managua Airport to Panama City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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Panama City is 1 h ahead of Granada. It is currently 1:36 PM in Granada and 2:36 PM in Panama City.

Yes, the driving distance between Granada to Panama City is 1120 km. It takes approximately 16 h 45 min to drive from Granada to Panama City.

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Copa Airlines offers flights from Managua Airport to Panama City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Granada to Panama City.
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  • Distance: 484.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

What companies run services between Granada, Nicaragua and Panama City, Panama?

Copa Airlines flies from Granada to Panama City 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Granada to Panama City via Managua Mercado Huembes, Managua, San José, and San Jose Terminal Tica Bus in around 25 h 31 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Managua to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Bus operators
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal to Cañas
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Transnorte de Upala
Phone
506- 2221 3318
Email
info@caribeños.com
Bus from Cañas to San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Albrook
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
ticabus.com
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ticabus.com
Buses Públicos Nicaragua
Bus from Granada to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
elesteliano.com
Transportes San Carlos
Phone
2460-5064 - 2255-4300
Email
erickamendezcastro@hotmail.com
Website
plazasancarlos.com
Bus from Los Chiles to San José, Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
terminal7-10.com

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There are 245+ hotels available in Panama City. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Granada to Managua Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h and costs $20.

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