There are 5 ways to get from Panama City to Portobelo by bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar
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Bus • 2 h 7 min
$3 - $4
4 alternative options
Taxi • 1 h 17 min
$35 - $45
Drive • 1 h 17 min
$6 - $9
Shuttle • 2 h 30 min
Uber • 1 h 17 min
$60 - $80
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Panama City to Portobelo is to bus which costs $3 - $4 and takes 2 h 7 min.
The quickest way to get from Panama City to Portobelo is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 1 h 17 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Panama City to Portobelo. However, there are services departing from Panama City and arriving at Portobelo via Sabanitas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.
The distance between Panama City and Portobelo is 64 km. The road distance is 92.8 km.
The best way to get from Panama City to Portobelo without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 7 min and costs $3 - $4.
It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Panama City to Portobelo, including transfers.
Panama City to Portobelo bus services, operated by UTRACOLPA, depart from Panama City station.
Panama City to Portobelo bus services, operated by Panamá Regional Buses, arrive at Portobelo station.
Yes, the driving distance between Panama City to Portobelo is 93 km. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Panama City to Portobelo.
There are 36+ hotels available in Portobelo. Prices start at $50 USD per night.
What companies run services between Panama City, Panama and Portobelo, Panama?
You can take a bus from Panama City to Portobelo via Sabanitas in around 2 h 7 min.
Bus from Sabanitas to Portobelo
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Estimated price
- $1 - $2
- Schedules at
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