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Recommended option

Drive to Changuinola, fly to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert  •  7 h 11 min

  1. CHX - PAC

$61 - $279

Cheapest option

Bus Padafront  •  12 h 58 min

  1. por Costanera
  2. Paso Canoas - Panama

$26 - $27

5 alternative options

Bus, bus to David, fly to Panama City  •  8 h 50 min

  1. DAV - PTY

$187 - $390

Bus to San Jose, fly to Panama City  •  10 h 6 min

  1. SJO - PTY

$168 - $460

Bus, Panamá-Frontera  •  9 h 33 min

  1. San Isidro de El General / ...
  2. Frontera-Panamá

$43 - $51

Bus EXPRESO PANAMÁ  •  18 h 35 min

  1. por Costanera
  2. San Jose-Panama

$44 - $45

Drive  •  8 h 15 min

  1. 367.3 miles

$55 - $80

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

You can take a bus from Palmar Norte to Panama City via Ciudad Neily and Frontera in around 9 h 33 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from David to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from San Jose to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Changuinola to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
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
Bus operators
Tracopa
Phone
+506 2775 0365, Whatsapp: +506 7298-3342
Email
info@tracopacr.com
Bus from Palmar Norte to Golfito
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Palmar Norte to San José
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Palmar Norte to Ciudad Neily
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Palmar Norte to Paso Canoas
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Transgolfo
Bus from Golfito to Paso Canoas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
Panachif
Phone
Frontera 727-7054, Panamá 314-6885 Boletería, 314-6919
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Paso Canoas to David
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Frontera to Panama City
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Transportes Blanco Térraba Sur
Phone
(506) 2783-4293
Bus from Palmar Norte to Ciudad Neily
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
terrabasur.com
Padafront
Phone
+(507) 314-6228
Bus from Paso Canoas to Panama City
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
EXPRESO PANAMÁ
Phone
Tel.: (506) 2221.7694 Fax: (506) 2233.0439
Bus from Paso Canoas to Panama City
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
expresopanama.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Palmar Norte and Panama City is 433 km. The road distance is 588 km.

The cheapest way to get from Palmar Norte to Panama City is to bus which costs $26 - $27 and takes 12 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Palmar Norte to Panama City is to drive and fly which takes 7 h 11 min and costs $60 - $280.

No, there is no direct bus from Palmar Norte to Panama City. However, there are services departing from Palmar Norte and arriving at Panama City via Paso Canoas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Palmar Norte to Panama City, including transfers.