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

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 Roatan, travel  •  8 h 30 min

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

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Albrook to Changuinola
  2. Take the bus from Bribri to San José
  3. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  4. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$95 - $132

6 alternative options

Fly to Tegucigalpa, bus  •  10 h 17 min

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

$199 - $612

Fly to La Ceiba  •  8 h 12 min

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

$175 - $625

Fly to San Pedro Sula, bus  •  10 h 43 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 Limón  •  37 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Albrook to Changuinola
  2. Take the bus from Sixaola to Limón
  3. Take the bus from Limón to San José
  4. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  5. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$95 - $183

Bus #2  •  42 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to San José
  2. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  3. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$122 - $210

Bus via Managua  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Panama City to San José
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal 7-10 to Managua Terminal Transporte del SOL
  3. Take the bus from Managua to Tegucigalpa
  4. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

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

Copa Airlines, Aerolineas and three other airlines fly from Panama City to Útila every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Panama City to Útila via Changuinola, Sixaola, Bribri, San José, San José, Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda, Tegucigalpa, and La Ceiba in around 35 h 26 min.

Airlines
Aerolineas
Website
aerolineasosahn.com
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Pedro Sula, Roatan
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Salvador, Roatan
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via Miami, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
CM Airlines
Website
cmairlines.com
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via San Jose, Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Panama City to La Ceiba via Miami, Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
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 23 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
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Panama City to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Panama City to Tegucigalpa via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Panama City to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 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 33 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Panama City to Roatan via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 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 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 Panama City to San José
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from Managua to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Union de Buses Panama Changuinola
Phone
+(507) 303 6326
Bus from Albrook to Changuinola
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
grantnt.com
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Bribri to San José
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Sixaola to Limón
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Trans Nica
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from Limón to San José
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
EXPRESO PANAMÁ
Phone
Tel.: (506) 2221.7694 Fax: (506) 2233.0439
Bus from Panama City to San José
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
expresopanama.com
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from San Jose Terminal 7-10 to Managua Terminal Transporte del SOL
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Panama City to Útila?

The distance between Panama City and Útila is 1124 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Panama City to Útila is to bus which costs $95 - $140 and takes 35 h 26 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Panama City to Útila is to fly which takes 8 h 12 min and costs $170 - $650.

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

It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Panama City to Útila, including transfers.