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There are 10 ways to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande by plane, car, taxi or bus

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Fly Panama City to David, drive

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to David (DAV)
  2. Drive from David to Chiriquí Grande

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Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to Las Lajas
  2. Drive from Las Lajas to Chiriquí Grande

Fly Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to David, drive

  1. Fly from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) to David (DAV)
  2. Drive from David to Chiriquí Grande

Fly Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to Changuinola, taxi

  1. Fly from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) to Changuinola (CHX)
  2. Take a taxi from Changuinola to Chiriquí Grande

Fly Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to Bocas Del Toro, bus, taxi

  1. Fly from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) to Bocas Del Toro (BOC)
  2. Take the bus from Almirante to Punta Diablo
  3. Take a taxi from Punta Diablo to Chiriquí Grande

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to David

Bus via San Miguelito

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to David

Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to David
  2. Take the bus from David to Punta Diablo

Bus #3

  1. Take the bus from Panama Albrook to Almirante

Drive

  1. Drive from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande is to bus and drive which costs $30 - $60 and takes 8h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande is to fly and drive. Taking this option will cost $85 - $220 and takes 3h 4m.

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The distance between Panama City Airport (PTY) and Chiriquí Grande is 300 km. The road distance is 544.1 km.

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The best way to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande without a car is to bus which takes 9h 45m and costs $180 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Panama City Airport to David Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 12m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande is 544 km. It takes approximately 7h 40m to drive from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande.

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

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There are two+ hotels available in Chiriquí Grande. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert Airport is to shuttle which takes 50 min and costs $35.

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Map of how to get from Panama City Airport (PTY) to Chiriquí Grande.
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  • Distance: 300.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Panama City Airport (PTY), Panama and Chiriquí Grande, Panama?

Panama Local Buses operates a bus from Panama City to David every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 6h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to David
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to Changuinola
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to Bocas Del Toro
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Panama City to David
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
APG Airlines
Website
apg-airlines.com
Flights from Panama City Marcos A Gelabert to Bocas Del Toro
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $360
Bus operators
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from Almirante to Punta Diablo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
instagram.com
Bus from David to Punta Diablo
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $20
Schedules at
instagram.com
Panama Local Buses
Bus from Panama City to Las Lajas
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Panama City to David
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Panachif
Phone
Frontera 727-7054, Panamá 314-6885 Boletería, 314-6919
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Panama Albrook to David
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Regular
$16
Express
$21
Padafront
Phone
+(507) 314-6228
Bus from Panama City to David
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Union de Buses Panama Changuinola
Phone
+(507) 303 6326
Bus from Panama Albrook to Almirante
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
grantnt.com
Other operators
Taxi from Changuinola to Chiriquí Grande
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Taxi 24Horas
Phone
+507 6541-9596
Website
facebook.com

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