Getting to Bocas del Toro is easy.

  • Two flights depart daily from the Marcos A Gelabert International Airport (near the Albrook Mall) in Panamá City en route to Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro.  Each takes approximately one hour. These flights cost about $126.00 each way at least as of December, 2012.  Those with Panama pensionado cards receive a discount.

  • If you are looking for the less expensive passage, there is comfortable bus service between Panama City and Almirante for about $50 each way however, it is a 10 hour trip. Bocas is then a 1/2 hour water taxi ride from Almirante.