From Panama City, Panama
Fly from Albrook Airport in Panama City (PAC) to Bocas del Toro International Airport (BOC) on Air Panama (www.AirPanama.com).
An overnight bus runs nightly from Albrook Bus Terminal in Panama City to Almirante, leaving at approximately 7 pm and arriving at 5 am. These tickets must be purchased in person at the terminal. From Almirante, a 30 minute water taxi will take you to Bocas town on Isla Colon.
From San Jose, Costa Rica
Aerobel Airlines flies directly from San Jose to Bocas del Toro International Airport on Friday and Sunday. Book your flight at https://www.aerobell.com
Caribe Shuttle offers a direct private shuttle daily (approximately 10 hours).
From David, Panama
1. There are several busses which connect the main bus terminal in David to Almirante. Tickets must be purchased directly at the bus terminal. From Almirante, a 30 minute water taxi will take you to Bocas town on Isla Colon.
2. For a more comfortable ride, you can hire a private taxi to take you directly to Almirante. From Almirante, a 30 minute water taxi will take you to Bocas town on Isla Colon.
From Boquete, Panama
We recommend taking either Caribe Shuttle or Bocas Transfer Shuttle directly from Boquete to Almirante. Both companies will also provide water taxi service to Bocas town on Isla Colon. Tickets may be purchased online or in Boquete town.
From Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
The most convenient option when traveling from Puerto Viejo is Caribe Shuttle.