Air Travel

Find out how to travel to Panama by plane, plus useful information on airport hand luggage rules...

There are a number of airports in Panama offering both domestic and international flights. Information on the major airports is given below.

  • Tocumen International (PTY): Located about 22 miles to the east of Panama City. The majority of international flights land here
  • Albrook Airport: (PAC) Located in Panama City, this is the main domestic airport in the country. It is also known as Aeropuerto Marcos A. Gelabert
  • Bocas Del Toro (BOC): Located in the town of Bocas del Toro, to the northeast of the country. It is located near the Costa Rica border on the island of Isla Col√≥n
  • Enrique Malek (DAV): Located in the city of David near to the Costa Rica border on the Pacific coastline

Some of the main airlines that operate flights within Panama and the Central American region are Air Panama and Taca Airlines. There are a number of international carriers that operate routes out of Tocumen International in Panama City. These include: