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

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Fly  •  2h 40m

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

$274 - $513

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Bus via David  •  24h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Granada to San José Terminal Tica Bus
  2. Take the bus from San José to David
  3. Take the bus from David to Panama Albrook

$56 - $77

3 alternative options

Bus  •  23h 17m

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

$69 - $79

Bus #2  •  24h 59m

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

$69 - $104

Drive  •  17h 1m

  1. Drive from Granada to Panama City 1142.9 km

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Granada to Panama City is to bus via David which costs $55 - $80 and takes 24h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Granada to Panama City is to fly which costs $270 - $550 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Granada to Panama City. However, there are services departing from Granada and arriving at Panama City via Tica Bus Office and San José. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 17m.

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The distance between Granada and Panama City is 776 km. The road distance is 1142.9 km.

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The best way to get from Granada to Panama City without a car is to bus which takes 23h 17m and costs $65 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Granada to Panama City, including transfers.

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Granada to Panama City bus services, operated by Tica Bus, depart from Granada station.

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The best way to get from Granada to Panama City is to fly which takes 2h 40m and costs $270 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $80 and takes 23h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Managua Airport to Panama City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 36m.

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Granada to Panama City bus services, operated by Expreso Panamá, arrive at Panama City station.

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Map of how to get from Granada to Panama City.
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  • Distance: 775.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 40m

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 San José Terminal Tica Bus, Tica Bus Office, San José Station Wagon, and San José in around 23h 17m.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Managua to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Bus operators
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Granada to San José Terminal Tica Bus
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ticabus.com
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Bus from San Jose Terminal Tica Bus to Panama Terminal Tica Bus
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
ticabus.com
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ticabus.com
Tracopa
Panachif
Phone
Frontera 727-7054, Panamá 314-6885 Boletería, 314-6919
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from David to Panama Albrook
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl

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Panama City is 1h ahead of Granada. It is currently 2:26 PM in Granada and 3:26 PM in Panama City.

Yes, the driving distance between Granada to Panama City is 1143 km. It takes approximately 17h 1m 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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There are 275+ hotels available in Panama City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Granada to Managua Airport is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs $95 - $120.

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