Cheap flights from Panama City to Cartagena

Flights starting at £58. Choose between Copa Airlines, Avianca, or LATAM Airlines to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to Cartagena

Travelers usually depart from Tocumen International, or Albrook Marcos A. Gelabert International when they travel from Panama City to Cartagena. Book your trip to arrive at Rafael Núñez International, or Cartagena Bus Station. The distance between Panama City and Cartagena is 451 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Copa Airlines, Avianca, LATAM Airlines, Wingo airlines, and Viva Air. Panama City and Cartagena have 253 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Panama City to Cartagena

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
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AviancaAVAAVYesNo
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesNo
Wingo airlinesRPBP5YesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Viva AirVVCVHYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Panama City to Cartagena?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Panama City and Cartagena takes around 1.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Panama City and Cartagena?
The flight distance between Panama City and Cartagena is 451 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Panama City and Cartagena?
Several carriers operate flights between Panama City and Cartagena. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Wingo airlines, Copa Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Panama City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Panama City and Bocas Town, Bocas del Toro, London, David, Chiriquí, Medellín, Bogotá, Dublin, San José, Manchester, Mexico City, Chitré, Glasgow, Vancouver, Amsterdam, Houston, Cali, San Francisco, New York, Caracas, Toronto, Montreal.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cartagena?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cartagena and Bogotá, Medellín, San Andrés, Cali, London, Toronto, Pereira, Bucaramanga, Lima, Dublin, Montreal, Cancún, Quito, Mexico City, Vancouver, Santiago de Chile, Cusco, Santa Marta, Miami, Caracas.
Which airports are there in Panama City?
Panama City is mainly served by Tocumen International. But there are other airports nearby, including Albrook Marcos A. Gelabert International, Panamá Pacífico International Airport.
What airports are near Cartagena?
The main airport in Cartagena is Rafael Núñez International. It is also served by Rafael Núñez International, Simón Bolívar International, Ernesto Cortissoz International, Los Garzones, Las Brujas, Golfo de Morrosquillo.
What buses and trains depart from Panama City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Panama City, including R&E Panama.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Panama City and Cartagena?
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