OverviewTransportation from Tocumen International to your destination: Uber shared ride service is now available & safe (protected by it insurer).
- Airport-approved and safe taxis (tel. 507 238-4305 or 220-1210) are available to Panama City (up to 2 persons about $25; 3 or more $10/person). Taxis also take you to Albrook & Los Rios, Clayton, Howard, Gamboa, Arraijan & Veracruz, Chorrera and Colon.
- Regulated tourist taxis can be pre-purchased by calling 238-4305; the fare is about $25.
- The Panama Airport Shuttle, a private van shuttle service, can be accessed toll-free from the U.S (1-866-390-3451) and from Panama 209-5657.
- Some area hotels also offer their own shuttle services.
Future developments: As of January 2016, a study is ongoing for a Light Rail connection to/from the Airport by Metro Line 2 (currently under construction at Panama City, to have a length of 21km with 16 stations), whereby the Technical University's station of line 2 would allow for rail & bus connections to Tocumen. (Panama City's metro line 3 is also being extended.)