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

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Panamá-Frontera  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the Panamá-Frontera from Frontera to Panama City Frontera-Panamá

$18 - $21

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Bus Terminales Panama David  •  10 h 21 min

  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 Padafront  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Armuelles to La Concepción
  2. Take the bus from La Concepción to Panama City Paso Canoas

$26 - $27

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 13 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 38 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 Panamá-Frontera which costs $17 - $21 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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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 13 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 21 min.

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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 bus which takes 10 h 21 min and costs $17 - $24.

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 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 45 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: 7 h 35 min

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

Panachif operates a bus from Puerto Armuelles to Panama City hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $17 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from David to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from David to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Bus operators
Panamá Regional Buses
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 La Concepción
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
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
Padafront
Phone
+(507) 314-6228
Bus from La Concepción to Panama City
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com

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