International Flights to Panama
International flights arrive at Tocumen International Airport (PTY), located 15 mi (24 km) east of Panama City. Tocumen is the largest and busiest airport in Panama and Central America by passenger traffic. It serves 31 countries with non-stop flights and is the home airport of Copa Airlines. Direct flights to/from the U.S. include Miami, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Boston, New York (JFK), Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth, Atlanta, Chicago O´Hare, Los Angeles, Washington Dulles, and Las Vegas. Canadian cities Montreal and Toronto have direct flights to Panama City. The European cities of Frankfurt, Madrid, Paris, and Amsterdam are also served. Daily flights to several cities in neighboring Colombia and Costa Rica, as well as many cities in the Americas, make Tocumen very well-connected. Despite the airport´s recent 2006 expansion and renovation, Tocumen still is convenient and maneuverable, with easy, straightforward access of one terminal to drop-off and pick-up passengers, parking, check-in, baggage, customs and more.
Direct flights between Denver, Colorado and Panama City with United.
Passengers traveling from Costa Rica with AirPanama also have the option of arriving in Panama´s third largest city, David, at Enrique Malek International Airport.
Bocas del Toro Airport (BOC) is located in the town of Bocas and is about a one-hour flight from Panama City. Local travelers and tourists can also fly in and out of Bocas del Toro via Costa Rica.
For travel within Panama, Albrook International Airport (Aeropuerto Internacional de Albrook “Marcos A. Gelabert”) in Panama City also services many major cities and towns within Panama, including 2-3 daily flights to David with Air Panama. However, buses, taxis and rental cars are reasonable and secure forms of domestic transportation that make travel within Panama an enjoyable learning experience.
The two longest flights are Panama City (PTY) to Istanbul (IST) which takes around 12 hours and 55 minutes and Panama City (PTY) to Frankfurt (FRA) with a flight time of 11 hours and 0 minutes.
Copa Airlines (copa.com) is the largest airline here by counting the number of departures. With around 1116 scheduled take-offs every week.
Tocumen International (PTY) is the largest airport in Panama and is based in Panama City. You can fly to 87 destinations with 19 airlines in scheduled passenger traffic.
Destinations & flights. The most frequently departed route is the route to Bogota (BOG) in Colombia with an average of 64 flights from Tocumen International every week which is 5% of all weekly departures. There are domestic flights to David (DAV). The two longest flights are Panama City (PTY) to Istanbul (IST) which takes around 12 hours and 55 minutes and Panama City (PTY) to Frankfurt (FRA) with a flight time of 11 hours and 0 minutes.
Popular airlines. Copa Airlines is the largest airline here by counting the number of departures. With around 1116 scheduled take-offs every week, that’s about 32 times as many as the second biggest airline, AVIANCA. Larger aircraft on this airport are Boeing 777, Airbus A340 and the Airbus A330. The aircraft types with most scheduled flights are the Boeing 737 and the Embraer 19X/17X.
Longest flight. The route with the longest flight time from Panama City (PTY) is to Istanbul (IST) and takes about 12h 55min with a Boeing 787-9