Panama Airport Shuttle

Looking for Airport Shuttle Services in Panama? You have come to the right place.

The Panama Airport Shuttle service operates to and from Tocumen and Albrook airports. Most passengers ask for transportation to Panama City but special arrangements can be made to offer transportation anywhere in Panama.

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Here is a list of our services and rates:

1. Tocumen Airport to Panama City transportation: Our service includes pickup at the airport and safe and comfortable transportation to Panama City.  Rates are US$65 for the first two passengers, additional passengers pay US$10 each.

2. Tocumen Airport to Albrook Airport transfers: Pickup at Tocumen and transportation to Albrook Airport is priced at US$65 for the first two passengers and US$10 for each additional passenger.

3. Tocumen Airport to Colon transfers:  We pick you up at Tocumen Airport to take you to the Colon province for US$155 for the first two passengers, additional passengers pay US$20 each.  This is a 1-1/2 hour-drive to the north side of Panama.

4. Panama City Airport Tours: Custom tours can be arranged if you only have a few hours between your arrival at Tocumen or Albrook and your next departure flight.  We can arrange for a 3 or 5 hour quick city tour to visit landmarks such as Casco Viejo, the Panama Canal Locks, Amador Causeway and the Old Panama Ruins.  Pricing and destinations vary depending on number of passengers, available time and your particular needs.  Please contact us for specific pricing and group discounts.

5. Special arrangements can be made to transport passengers to the Pacific Beaches, Colon, Gamboa, Portobelo, or El Valle.

For information or reservations call:
In Panama: 836-5333
Toll Free from USA: 1-866-390-3451
Book Shuttle or Request Information


Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations & Reimbursement Policy

For customer cancellations of Airport Transfers or Tours no refunds will be issued 7 days prior to the Airport transfer or tour departure. This policy also applies to customers that are a no show on the day of the scheduled tour. When customer refunds are administered applicable administrative fees will apply. Itinerary changes can be made up to 7 days prior to the tour departure. If changes are required please contact Panama Travel  Corp. Customer Service directly. Our agents will make every possible attempt to accommodate you.

Google Checkout or Credit Card fees are non refundable.

For Airport Transfers:  In case of a flight delay, our drivers are instructed to wait a maximum of one hour after flight arrival.  After that, US$10 will be charged for every extra hour of wait.


Tour and Transfer Cancellation and Refund Policy

Tour itineraries may be cancelled by Panama Travel Corp. or the Tour Operator due to inclement weather conditions, minimum number of passengers not met or any other unforeseen circumstances.  In such case, and as your sole resource, a full refund will be issued.

For customer cancellations no refunds will be issued 7 days prior to tour departure. This policy also applies to customers that are a no show on the day of the scheduled tour. When customer refunds are administered applicable administative fees will apply. For domestic flights booked through Panama Travel Corp. no refunds will be issued at any time.  Itinerary changes can be made up to 7 days prior to the tour departure. If itinerary changes are required please contact Panama Travel  Corp. Customer Service directly.  Our agents will make every possible attempt to accommodate you.

The refund will be issued in the form of a check and mailed within thirty days of the travel service.

3 Hour Panama Airport Tour

Panama Canal 3-HOUR CITY TOUR FROM AIRPORT

What’s Special about this Tour? You can take a short 3-hour City Tour while you are on transit in Panama or your flight is delayed. A fascinating close look at the Panama Canal, a marvelous engineering work and a visit to the colonial spanish-style city established on the 16th century.

The tour includes:

  • Transfer in & out of the airport
  • Tour to the Miraflores Visitor´s Centre of the Panama Canal where you will have the opportunity to watch  the operation of the Canal closely and the ships passing by.

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Not Included in the Tour: Lunch and beverages Entrance Fee to the Canal Visitor´s Centre (US$15.00 foreign adults and US$10.00 children) Crafts or tips.

Price: One passenger:  US$110.00 Two passengers:  US$60.00 each one Group discounts can be applied Schedule: As soon as your flight arrives a driver-guide will be waiting for you as previously arranged with you.

We are available any time of the day, any day of the week.

Restriction: People with improper conduct, under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Weather: It is possible to tour the City all year round.  The summer begins from January to mid April, the rainy season begins on May and spreads until December.  October is the rainiest month of the season. Do not forget to bring: Camera, hat, cash for crafts purchase.

For reservations or information contact us: In Panama: 836-5333 USA Toll Free: (1-866) 390-3451 Email us at:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com We are open to arrange a special City Tour to fit your schedule. Important: Tour itinerary is subject to change based on unforeseen circumstances and/or force majeure events.

5 Hour Panama City Tour

Panama Canal, Amador and Casco Viejo
5-HOUR CITY TOUR

  • History – Culture.
  • Panama Canal, modern marvel and National Symbol.
    “The eighth marvel of the world knows The PANAMA Canal, Imagine to visit a country where you could find three cities in one alone.”
    Elvis Omar Registered: 27 May 2007

What’s Special about this Tour?

  • You can take as an alternative a convenient five-hour Tour, when you are on transit in Panama or your flight is delayed.
  • Allow you to know its wonderful work of engineering and the importance for the entire world.
  • A close look to the architecture and history of the panamanian history.

This Tour includes:
FIRST STOP
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Transportation from Tocumen International Airport to the Panama Canal, Visitor’s Centre of Miraflores, which allow us to observe the traffic of ships from a few meters of distance and to know closely the different operations of the Panama Canal.
Through its four (4) exhibit rooms, you can appreciate historic pieces, interactive modules, video presentations, mock-up, mechanic models and objects used on the Panama Canal operations.

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  • The History Room shows the antecedence, the Technological innovations and the sanitary initiatives that accompanied the Canal constructions. This room is a tribute to the thousand men and women who contribute to its success.
  • Water Room emphasizes on how important is for the Canal the environment and biodiversity “Flora and fauna”, the hydrographical basin care, and the ACP compromised with the sustainable management of the Interoceanic region and this resource.
  • The Canal in Action shows how the Canal works and let you experiment inside of a simulator and how a sewer looks. Through a topographic mock-up you can make a virtual transit from one ocean to another. This room emphasizes innovation, modernization and maintenances of the Canal.
  • Its participation in the world trade allow us to know the importance to the trade world, describes the actual trade routes, identify its users, the type of merchant vessel transit and its transported products, and also present studies to ensure the Canal competitiveness and the benefits to the Republic.

SECOND STOP:
Visit to Casco Viejo, the second city of Panama founded in 1673 after the destruction of the first city known as “Panama La Vieja”. The Casco Viejo was constructed as a fortification to protect it from intent of pirate attack. There were raised religious buildings and architectonics, ruins of colonial convents and residences, “Plazas”, which remain today.

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  • La Merced Church: It was built in the 1680’s and still has its original Baroque stone front.
  • Plaza Cathedral (“Plaza de la Independencia”): This square marks the spot where, on November 3 1903, Panama declared its independence from Colombia.
  • Metropolitan Cathedral: Built between 1688 and 1796, it is one of the best examples of colonial religious architecture. It has a stone-carved front which is flanked by two towers housing the bells which were removed from the Cathedral of Panama La Vieja after it was destroyed by Henry Morgan in 1671.
  • San Jose’s Church (golden altar)
  • Santo Domingo Convent (“Arco Chato”)
  • “Plaza General Tomás Herrera”
  • French Plaza (“Plaza de Francia”), a monument constructed by Ferdinand de Lesseps in honor of France, country which donated a beautiful obelisk with a rooster on top, representing one of the symbols of France.
  • Old Spanish Prison
  • National Theater: Built between 1905 and 1908, it is part of the group of buildings which make up the National Palace. It was restored by the government and today is a focal point for artistic events.
  • “San Francisco de Asis” Convent – Church at Plaza Bolivar: This church was built in 1673. The fire destroyed it in 1737 and 1776.  The convent was occupied by a public school and it also houses the “Salon Bolivariano”, where Simon Bolivar the Liberator held the Anfictionic Congress.
  • The Municipal House (“Casa Municipal”): built during the early part of last century, it was restored by the Municipality of Panama.  It is a perfect example of the neo-Classical architecture of its time, and the outline of the city’s colonial wall is still visible on the floor.
  • Las Garzas Palace: in one of it rooms allow the famous murals painted by the artist Roberto Lewis, called “Los Tamarindos”
  • Exclusive houses of panamanian people in San Felipe (Casco Viejo) neighborhood.

THIRD STOP:
Visit The Amador Causeway, offer spectaculars views of Panama City’s skyline and part of the Panama Canal and the Americas Bridge (“Puente de Las Americas”).  The causeway boasts fine restaurants, bicycling, walking paths, The Smithsonian Institute of tropical Research Aquarium, a new cruise port, a yacht club, a duty-free, residential projects and souvenir shops.

Transportation from Amador Causeway to Tocumen International Airport to catch your flight.

Panama Airport Shuttle

Not Included in the Tour:

•Luncheon and drinks
•Entrance fee to the Visitor’s Centre: US$15:00 foreign adult and US$10.00 children
•Crafts or tips.

Price:
•1 passenger US$150
•2 passengers US$80.00 each one
•Group discounts can be applied.

Schedule:
•As soon as your flight arrives.

Restriction:
•People with improper conduct, under alcohol or drugs effect.

Climate:
•It is possible to visit all the year round. The summer begins from January to mid April; the rainy season begins on May and spreads until December. October is the rainiest month of the season.

Do not forget to bring:
•Camera, hat, cash money for crafts purchase.

For reservations or information contact us:
In Panama: 836-5333
USA Toll Free: (1-866) 390-3451
Email us at:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com

We are open to arrange a special city tour to fit your flight schedule.

Important: Tour itinerary is subject to change based on unforeseen circumstances and/or force majeure events.


Customs Allowances at the Tocumen Airport

Panama Airport Shuttle - Duty Free

The Tocumen Airport in Panama City has a great duty-free zone accessible to all passengers arriving to or departing from Panama.  It is open 24 hours and it is located on the upper level.

Customs allowances:
Alcohol:  Three bottles of alcohol per person
Tobacco:  Up to 500 cigarettes, 500 grams of tobacco, 50 grams of cigars

Prohibited Items:
Fruits, Vegetables, Animal Products

If you need an airport shuttle in Panama, do not hesitate to contact us:

In Panama: 836-5333
Toll Free from USA: 1-866-390-3451
Email:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com

Other Airports in Panama

Panama has some other airports if you are considering traveling to this provinces:David Airport - Panama Airport Shuttle

  • Enrique Malek Airport, David, Chiriqui   Phone: 721-1072
  • Bocas International Airport, Bocas del Toro   Phone: 757-9208
  • Enrique A. Jimenez Airport, Colon   Phone: 430-2735
  • Capitan Manuel Niño Airport, Changuinola   Phone: 758-8231
  • Alonso Valderrama Airport, Chitre   Phone: 996-4432
  • Scarlett Martinez Airport, Coclé   Phone: 993-2286
  • Ruben Cantu Airport, Santiago de Veraguas   Phone: 998-5252
  • Penonomé Airport, Penonomé   Phone: 997-1688
  • Ramon Xatruch Airport, Darien   Phone: 299-6217
  • Puerto Armuelles Airport, Chiriqui   Phone:770-7427

For more information about Panama Airport Shuttle call us:
In Panama: 836-5333
Toll Free from USA: 1-866-390-3451
Email:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com

Albrook Airport – Panama’s domestic flight airport

Marcos A. Gelabert is the official name of the Albrook Airport.  It used to be one of the two US Air Force Bases located in Panama.   This airport is located in the area of Albrook on the Panama Canal Zone in Diógenes de la Rosa Avenue, Albrook, Panama City.

Albrook Airport operates domestic flights to 25 destinations and San Jose, Costa Rica.  Private flights also can be operated from this airport.

Albrook Airport

Two are the main panamanian airlines that operate at this airport: Air Panama and Aeroperlas.  The Gelabert Airport has two wings, one for each airline.

Follow this link to book an airport transfer.

Related information includes the telephone number of  Marcos A. Gelabert Airport (Albrook) for general information 501-9271

AirPanama  – Phone: 316-9000

For more information about Panama Airport Shuttle call us:
In Panama: 836-5333
Toll Free from USA: 1-866-390-3451
Email:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com

Tocumen Parking Rates and Information

The Tocumen International Airport (PTY) in the Republic of Panama is the busiest one in Central America.  It´s called “the hub of the Americas”.  It is located in the Tocumen area, a 25-minute drive from Panama City.

The airport has three stories for passengers and public use, a parking lot of 25,000mt2. located in front of the main building and a separate cargo area next to the passengers terminal.
Customs, Inmigration and Luggage checkpoints are located in the ground floor.  The airline counters are located on the first floor as well as Inmigration checkpoints for departing passengers and the Tax-Free area.
On the second floor you will find the airport offices and restaurants open for the general public.

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PTY offers daily flights with:

  • American Airlines- Phone: 238-4695
  • Avianca- Phone: 238-4096
  • Aires – Phone: 238-3478
  • Continental Airlines – Phone: 238-1363
  • Copa Airlines- Phone: 238-1363
  • Taca – Phone: 238-4116
  • Iberia – Phone: 227-3966
  • Lloyd Aereo Boliviano – Phone: 238-4252
  • Delta Airlines – Phone: 238-4793

The Airport Telephone Number for general information is:  238-2761

Here is the list of rates for parking space at the airport:

Up to 1 hour - US$3.00
1 – 2 hours - US$6.00
2 – 3 hours - US$9.00
3 – 4 hours - US$12.00
4 – 6 hours - US$16.00
6 -12 hours - US$20.00
12 -24 hours – US$24.00
Per day - US$24.00

For more information about Panama Airport Shuttle call us:
In Panama: 836-5333
Toll Free from USA: 1-866-390-3451
Email:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com

Cargo Services at Tocumen Airport

Tocumen International Airport also offers cargo services.   They are located in the old building of the Tocumen International Airport, next to the new passengers terminal.
Airline companies that offer their services at this airport are:

  • Copa Cargo – Phone: 238-4290
  • DHL Aereo Expreso – Phone: 238-2046
  • Aereo Sucre – Phone: 238-3450
  • Panavia – Phone: 238-3385
  • Arrow Air – Phone: 238-3025
  • UPS – Phone: 238-3511
  • LanChile Cargo – Phone: 238-3402
  • Air Transat – Phone: 226-7115
  • Lloyd Aereo Boliviano – Phone: 238-4098
  • Continental Cargo – Phone: 238-4657
  • Iberia Cargo – Phone: 238-3414
  • Taca Cargo – Phone: 238-3043
  • American Airlines Cargo – Phone: 238-4615
  • Avianca Deprisa – Phone: 264-2761
  • Fedex – Phone: 800-1122

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For bulk cargo here´s the list of airlines to contact with:

  • Air Transat
  • Lloyd Aéreo Boliviano
  • Continental Airlines Cargo
  • Iberia Cargo
  • Deprisa Avianca
  • Taca
  • American Airlines Cargo
  • Copa Air

For more information about Panama Airport Shuttle call us:
In Panama: 836-5333
Toll Free from USA: 1-866-390-3451
Email:  sales@panamaairportshuttle.com