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There are 6 ways to get from Panama City to San Blas by plane, bus, taxi or car

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

Fly to Puerto Vallarta, bus, taxi  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) PTY - PVR
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
  3. Take a taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas

$317 - $1,017

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Panama Albrook to San Jose Terminal Tica Bus
  2. Take the bus from San José to San Salvador Terminal San Benito
  3. Take the bus from San Salvador to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula to México Central Norte
  5. Take the bus from Mexico to Tepic
  6. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$254 - $402

4 alternative options

Fly to Guadalajara, bus, taxi  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Guadalajara (GDL) PTY - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Tepic
  3. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$339 - $613

Fly to Mazatlan, bus  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Mazatlan (MZT) PTY - MZT
  2. Take the bus from Villa Unión to Santiago Ixcuintla

Fly to Tepic, taxi  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Tepic (TPQ) PTY - TPQ
  2. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$601 - $1,707

Drive  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Drive from Panama City to San Blas 2565.6 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Panama City to San Blas is to bus and taxi which costs $250 - $410 and takes 3 days 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Panama City to San Blas is to fly and bus and taxi which costs $310 - $1,100 and takes 11 h 1 min.

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The distance between Panama City and San Blas is 3089 km. The road distance is 4105 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 1 min to get from Panama City to San Blas, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Panama City Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 43 min.

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San Blas is 2 h behind Panama City. It is currently 4:47 AM in Panama City and 2:47 AM in San Blas.

Yes, the driving distance between Panama City to San Blas is 4105 km. It takes approximately 2 days 5 h to drive from Panama City to San Blas.

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Copa Airlines and Aeroméxico offer flights from Panama City Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in San Blas. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Panama City to Panama City Airport is to shuttle which takes 50 min and costs $75.

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Map of how to get from Panama City to San Blas.
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  • Distance: 1930.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 1 min

What companies run services between Panama City, Panama and San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Panama City to San Blas. However, you can take the shuttle to Panama City Airport, take the walk to Panama City airport, fly to Puerto Vallarta, take the walk to Puerto Vallarta, take the bus to Rincón de Guayabitos, then take the taxi to San Blas. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to Panama City Airport, take the walk to Panama City airport, fly to Guadalajara, take the walk to Guadalajara Airport, take the bus to Guadalajara, take the bus to Tepic, then take the taxi to San Blas.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Panama City to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Panama City to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $950
Flights from Panama City to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Flights from Panama City to Guadalajara via Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $600
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via Cancun, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Panama City to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Panama City to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Panama City to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $950
Flights from Panama City to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via Cancun, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Panama City to Guadalajara via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via Houston
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Panama City to Tepic via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Panama City to Tepic via Houston, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Panama City to Tepic via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Panama City to Mazatlan via San Salvador, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Panama City to Tepic via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Panama City to Tepic via San Salvador, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Bus operators
Compostela
Website
rivieranayarit.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sayulitalife.com
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Tepic
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus to Tepic
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Villa Unión to Santiago Ixcuintla
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Panama Albrook to San Jose Terminal Tica Bus
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Bus from San José to San Salvador Terminal San Benito
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$55 - $80
Economy
$45 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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