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Panama Airport Informational Guide to Tocumen International Airport (PTY) - Non Official

Panama Airport Taxi

Transfer from Panama Airport to Panama City in 20-30 minutes.

Beware

Once you exit the baggage claim drivers will offer you taxi services. Please do not pay attention to them, since they will ask you a tip to carry your bag to the cab and proceed to the taxi ranks.

Also avoid boarding unofficial cabs. Taxi scams are an issue to consider in Panama Airport since the common concern among travellers is to get overcharged, which is a usual thing to happen.

Location

Find the taxi ranks outside Arrivals of both terminals.

taxi Companies

Find the following taxi companies at Panama Airport:

Ámbar Luna (Amber Moon): +507 6664-0171

Radio Taxi Plaza Tocumen: +507 6680-6186

Service hours: Convenient hours.

Fares

Fares are fixed from Panama Airport.

The cost of a single ride to Panama City is $30.00.

You can also take a collective taxi since fares are really convenient: $15.00 for each passenger.

By taking a collective taxi you will share your ride with other passengers to a common destination.

See below fares to other popular destinations:

- To Panama Canal: $100.00

- To Albrook: $35.00

- To Amador, Corozal, Cárdenas, Diablo, Los Ríos: $38.00. Collective service: $18.00.

- To Howard, Cocoly, Rodman, Kobby, Playa Bonita, Paraíso Pedro Miguel, Summit: $48.00.

- To Clayton: $40.00. Collective service: $18.00.

- To Gamboa: $55.00. Collective service: $10.00.

Tip

If you wish to pay just $10-15 for your ride to the city center, please walk to the main road and hail a taxi from there. It is advised to have bargaining skills and a good level of Spanish to achieve it.

ridesharING SERVICES

Uber, Carmel and Cabify are available in Panama Airport.

You can select the ride through your app and share or not it with someone else.

Transfers

If you want to transfer on your own to Panama City centre you can book private transportation from Panama Airport.

Book your transfer at Panama Airport