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There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) by shuttle, plane, bus or car

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Shuttle to San Jose, fly to Panama City  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Panama City (PTY) SJO - PTY

$126 - $416

Cheapest option

Bus via David  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Changuinola to David
  2. Take the bus from David to San Carlos
  3. Take the bus from San Carlos to Panama City

$58 - $74

3 alternative options

Fly Changuinola to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert  •  3 h 10 min

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

$65 - $269

Bus Union de Buses Panama Changuinola  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Almirante to Panama Albrook Changuinola

$68 - $70

Drive  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) 424.1 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 9 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) is to fly which costs $65 - $270 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Panama City Airport (PTY) is 375 km. The road distance is 678.5 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 31 min and costs $67 - $70.

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It takes approximately 8 h 42 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) is to fly which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $65 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $67 - $70 and takes 16 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Panama City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Panama City Airport (PTY) is 1 h ahead of Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. It is currently 12:05 PM in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and 1:05 PM in Panama City Airport (PTY).

Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) is 678 km. It takes approximately 9 h 46 min to drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY).

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Iberia and Copa Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Panama City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY).
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  • Distance: 234.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 42 min

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

Air Panama flies from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) once daily. Alternatively, Union de Buses Panama Changuinola operates a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Panama City Airport (PTY) twice daily. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Jose to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
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
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Union de Buses Panama Changuinola
Phone
+(507) 303 6326
Bus from Almirante to Panama Albrook
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
grantnt.com
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from Changuinola to David
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from San Carlos to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Terminales Panama David
Phone
+(507) 314 6228
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from David to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl

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There are 237+ hotels available in Panama City Airport (PTY). Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Changuinola Airport is to drive which takes 50 min and costs $3 - $5.

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