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

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Taxi, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Armuelles to Chiriquí
  2. Take the bus from Chiriquí to Santiago
  3. Take the bus from Santiago to Capira
  4. Take the bus from Capira to Panama City

$43 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus Terminales Panama David  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Armuelles to David
  2. Take the bus from David to Panama City David

$17 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus Panachif  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Armuelles to Santa Marta
  2. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Panama City

$19 - $24

Drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City 322.4 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Armuelles to David
  2. Fly from David (DAV) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) DAV - PAC

$54 - $281

Bus, fly to Panama City  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Armuelles to David
  2. Fly from David (DAV) to Panama City (PTY) DAV - PTY

$183 - $385

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City is to bus which costs $17 - $24 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City is to bus and fly which costs $50 - $290 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City. However, there are services departing from Puerto Armuelles and arriving at Panama City via David. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

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The distance between Puerto Armuelles and Panama City is 376 km. The road distance is 515.9 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 8 h 3 min and costs $40 - $60.

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It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City, including transfers.

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Puerto Armuelles to Panama City bus services, operated by Panamá Regional Buses, depart from Puerto Armuelles station.

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The quickest flight from David Airport to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Puerto Armuelles to Panama City bus services, operated by Terminales Panama David, arrive at Panama City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Armuelles to Panama City is 516 km. It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to drive from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City.

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  • Distance: 234.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 3 min

What companies run services between Puerto Armuelles, Panama and Panama City, Panama?

You can take a bus from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City via David in around 10 h.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from David to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from David to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Bus operators
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from Chiriquí to Santiago
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Santiago to Capira
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Capira to Panama City
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Puerto Armuelles to David
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Puerto Armuelles to Santa Marta
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Panachif
Phone
Frontera 727-7054, Panamá 314-6885 Boletería, 314-6919
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Santiago to Capira
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Capira to Panama City
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from David to Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Santa Marta to Panama City
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Terminales Panama David
Phone
+(507) 314 6228
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from David to Panama City
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Armuelles to Chiriquí
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Radio Taxi Barú
Phone
+507 770-7051
Website
livinginpanama.com

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Air Panama offers flights from David Airport to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert Airport.

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