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There are 8 ways to get from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City by ferry, bus, plane, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Private Water Taxi, bus, Microbus to David, fly to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito
  2. Take the bus from Golfito to Paso Canoas
  3. Take the Microbus from Paso Canoas to David
  4. Fly from David (DAV) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) DAV - PAC

$144 - $371

Cheapest option

Fly Puerto Jimenez to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Puerto Jimenez (PJM) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) PJM - PAC

$43 - $278

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Fly Puerto Jimenez to Panama City  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from Puerto Jimenez (PJM) to Panama City (PTY) PJM - PTY

$146 - $482

Private Water Taxi, bus, Microbus to David, fly to Panama City  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito
  2. Take the bus from Golfito to Paso Canoas
  3. Take the Microbus from Paso Canoas to David
  4. Fly from David (DAV) to Panama City (PTY) DAV - PTY

$273 - $475

Private Water Taxi, Panamá-Frontera  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito Puerto Jiménez
  2. Take the Panamá-Frontera from Frontera to Panama City Frontera-Panamá / ...

$107 - $114

Taxi, Microbus, bus  •  12h 10m

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Paso Canoas
  2. Take the Microbus from Paso Canoas to David
  3. Take the bus from Madroñal to Santiago
  4. Take the bus from Santiago to Capira
  5. Take the bus from Capira to Panama City

$51 - $72

Private Water Taxi, bus  •  13h 45m

  1. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito
  2. Take the bus from Paso Canoas to Las Lajas
  3. Take the bus from Las Lajas to Panama City

Drive  •  9h 1m

  1. Drive from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City 394.5 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 9h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City is to fly which costs $40 - $280 and takes 3h 51m.

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The distance between Puerto Jiménez and Panama City is 419 km. The road distance is 631.1 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City without a car is to Private Water Taxi and Panamá-Frontera which takes 10h 33m and costs $105 - $115.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City, including transfers.

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

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Panama City is 1h ahead of Puerto Jiménez. It is currently 1:56 PM in Puerto Jiménez and 2:56 PM in Panama City.

Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Jiménez to Panama City is 631 km. It takes approximately 9h 1m to drive from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City.

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

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There are 265+ hotels available in Panama City. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City.
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  • Distance: 262 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

What companies run services between Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica and Panama City, Panama?

SANSA, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Copa Airlines fly from Puerto Jiménez to Panama City every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from David to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Puerto Jimenez to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Puerto Jimenez to Panama City via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from David to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Puerto Jimenez to Panama City via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Bus operators
Transgolfo
Bus from Golfito to Paso Canoas
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
Terminales Panama David
Phone
+(507) 314 6228
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Paso Canoas to David
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Las Lajas to Panama City
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Panachif
Phone
Frontera 727-7054, Panamá 314-6885 Boletería, 314-6919
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Frontera to Panama City
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Santiago to Capira
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Capira to Panama City
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Padafront
Phone
+(507) 314-6228
Bus from Paso Canoas to Panama City
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Paso Canoas to Las Lajas
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Las Lajas to Panama City
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Cinco Estrellas
Phone
+507 314-6285
Bus from Paso Canoas to Panama City
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from Madroñal to Santiago
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Santiago to Capira
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Capira to Panama City
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Ferry operators
Sol de Osa
Phone
506 8632-8150 (English), 506 2735-5719 (Español)
Email
reservations@soldeosa.com
Website
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
soldeosa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Paso Canoas
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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