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There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Tocumen by plane or train

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Fly Sydney to Panama City

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Panama City (PTY)

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Fly Sydney to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert (PAC)

Train to Newcastle, fly to Panama City

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Panama City (PTY)

Sydney (SYD) to Panama City (PTY) flights

41 Weekly Planes
25h 52m Average Duration
$139 Cheapest Price
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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Panama

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Tocumen is to fly which costs $190 - $1,100 and takes 25h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Tocumen is to fly which costs $190 - $1,100 and takes 25h 12m.

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It is approximately 14176 km to get from Sydney to Tocumen.

It takes approximately 25h 12m to get from Sydney to Tocumen, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Panama City Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 59m and has one stopover.

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Tocumen is 16h behind Sydney. It is currently 9:50 AM in Sydney and 5:50 PM in Tocumen.

Copa Airlines, Qantas, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Panama City Airport.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Tocumen. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18 - $21.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Tocumen.
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  • Distance: 14175.8 km
  • Duration: 25h 12m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Tocumen, Panama?

United Airlines, Copa Airlines and three other airlines fly from Sydney to Tocumen every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via Houston
Ave. Duration
23h 59m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via Houston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
24h 42m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 56m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Sydney, Houston
Ave. Duration
27h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Melbourne, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
28h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Sydney, Houston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
28h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Brisbane, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 43m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Sydney to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert via Houston, Panama City, David
Ave. Duration
38h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Sydney to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert via Santiago, Panama City, David
Ave. Duration
36h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,400
Flights from Sydney to Panama City Marcos A Gelabert via Los Angeles, Panama City, David
Ave. Duration
42h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Brisbane, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Gold Coast, Sydney, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via San Francisco, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via Dallas/Ft.Worth, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Sydney, San Francisco, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Sydney to Panama City via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 56m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Melbourne, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
28h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Newcastle to Panama City via Brisbane, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 43m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$6 - $9
Opal single trip ticket
$8 - $11

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