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There are 8 ways to get from Panama City to Útila by plane or bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Roatan, travel  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Roatan (RTB) PTY - RTB
  2. Travel from Roatan to Útila

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Panama Albrook to San Jose Terminal Tica Bus
  2. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  3. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$119 - $208

6 alternative options

Fly to Utila  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Utila (UII) PTY - UII

$195 - $725

Fly to La Ceiba  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to La Ceiba (LCE) PTY - LCE

$175 - $625

Fly to Tegucigalpa, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to Tegucigalpa (TGU) PTY - TGU
  2. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$195 - $612

Fly to San Pedro Sula, bus  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Panama City (PTY) to San Pedro Sula (SAP) PTY - SAP
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba

$287 - $520

Bus via La Ceiba  •  37 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Panama Albrook to San Jose Terminal Tica Bus
  2. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  3. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$122 - $258

Bus via Managua  •  42 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to San José
  2. Take the bus from San José Terminal Tica Bus to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua to Tegucigalpa
  4. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

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The cheapest way to get from Panama City to Útila is to bus which costs $110 - $210 and takes 35 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Panama City to Útila is to fly which costs $190 - $750 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The distance between Panama City and Útila is 1124 km.

The best way to get from Panama City to Útila without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 8 min and costs $110 - $210.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Panama City to Útila, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Panama City to Útila is to fly which takes 7 h 33 min and costs $190 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $210 and takes 35 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Panama City Airport to Roatan Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Útila is 1 h behind Panama City. It is currently 11:05 PM in Panama City and 10:05 PM in Útila.

TAG Airlines, Tropic Air, Aerolineas and three other airlines offer flights from Panama City Airport to Roatan Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Útila. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Panama City to Útila.
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  • Distance: 702.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Panama City, Panama and Útila, Honduras?

Copa Airlines, CM Airlines and two other airlines fly from Panama City to Útila twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Panama City to Útila via San Jose Terminal Tica Bus, San José, Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda, Tegucigalpa, and La Ceiba in around 35 h 8 min.

Airlines
Aerolineas
Website
als.aerocrs.net
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Utila via San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Pedro Sula, Roatan
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via Tegucigalpa, Roatan
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Salvador, Roatan
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via Miami, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Jose, Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
CM Airlines
Website
cmairlines.com
Flights from Panama City to Utila via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Panama City to Utila via Miami, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Tegucigalpa via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Panama City to San Pedro Sula via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $390
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Utila via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Panama City to Utila via Miami, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Panama City to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Panama City to Tegucigalpa via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Panama City to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Bus operators
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from Managua to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
marvelustravel.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 Terminal Tica Bus to Managua
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com

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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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