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

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

Recommended option

Taxi, bus  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jacó to San Jose, Costa Rica
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Costa Rica to Panama Albrook Tourist / ...

$166 - $239

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) SJO - PAC

$51 - $336

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica to San Jose 655
  2. Take the bus from San José to Sixaola
  3. Take the bus from Changuinola to Albrook

Drive  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Jacó to Panama City 472.9 miles

$70 - $110

Bus, fly to Panama City  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Panama City (PTY) SJO - PTY

$150 - $440

What companies run services between Jacó, Costa Rica and Panama City, Panama?

You can take a bus from Jacó to Panama City via San Jose, San José, Sixaola, Changuinola, and Albrook in around 17 h 3 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from San Jose to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Bus operators
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San Jose, Costa Rica to Panama Albrook
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Transportes Jacó
Phone
(506) 2290-2922
Email
info@transportesjacoruta655.com
Website
transportesjacoruta655.com
Bus from Jacó, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica to San Jose
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transportesjacoruta655.com
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from San José to Sixaola
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Union de Buses Panama Changuinola
Phone
+(507) 303 6326
Bus from Changuinola to Albrook
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
grantnt.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jacó to San Jose, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jacó to Panama City?

The distance between Jacó and Panama City is 565 km. The road distance is 757 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jacó to Panama City?

The cheapest way to get from Jacó to Panama City is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jacó to Panama City?

The quickest way to get from Jacó to Panama City is to bus and fly which takes 7 h 19 min and costs $150 - $440.

How long does it take to get from Jacó to Panama City?

It takes approximately 13 h 33 min to get from Jacó to Panama City, including transfers.