Even if your destination is not Panama City, you can come here and visit other destinations, which are well connected via various routes. There are different types of attractions in Panama, so whatever may be your preferences you are sure to find something that attracts you.
Tocumen International Airport is the major airport in Panama. It is located outside Panama City and serves as major hub for many international airlines. It is pretty easy to find a flight to Panama from most of the major international cities. Finding affordable flights is also not a problem and especially so, if you are traveling during the low tourist season. The major American airlines that operate flights to Panama include - American Airlines, Spirit, Continental Airlines and Delta Airlines, etc.
Taxis to and from the airports are easily available in all major places of the country. Shared cab rides are also available and this is another good option as well. Private hotel taxis also pick up passengers from the airports in Panama, if it has been arranged prior to embarking the flight.
Airports in Panama
Some of the airports in Panama are-
Yaviza Airport - this airport is located in the Darien Province of Panama. The airport has a runway length of 1640 ft and a runway elevation of 20 ft.
Enrique Adolfo Jimenez Airport - it is a commercial airport located in Colon. This airport offers flights to the Capital Panama city and other destinations in the country as well.
Bocas del Toro "Isla Colon" International Airport - it is a public airport, which is located in the Bocas del Toro Province of Panama. It operates daily from 6am to 6 pm.
Changuinola "Capitan Manuel Nino" International Airport - this airport is also located in Panama's Bocas del Toro Province. It is a public airport and serves Changuinola.
Albrook Air Force Base - a former United States Air Force facility in Panama, this airport is now maintained by the country's Civil Aeronautics Authority.
Tocumen International Airport - located in Panama City, it is the only airport in Central America that uses two runways. It is also the country's largest airport and also the busiest in terms of passenger traffic in Central America.