There are 3 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City by plane, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Changuinola (CHX) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) CHX - PAC

$32 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Changuinola to Panama Albrook Changuinola - Albrook

$32 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City 412.4 miles

$60 - $90

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica and Panama City, Panama?

Air Panama flies from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City once daily. Alternatively, Union de Buses Panama Changuinola operates a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City twice daily. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Changuinola to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Bus operators
Union de Buses Panama Changuinola
Phone
+(507) 303 6326
Bus from Changuinola to Panama Albrook
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
grantnt.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Panama City is 363 km. The road distance is 660 km.

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City is to bus which costs $32 - $34 and takes 14 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City is to fly which takes 2 h 41 min and costs $30 - $240.

No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City. However, there are services departing from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and arriving at Panama Albrook via Sixaola and Changuinola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City, including transfers.