Auckland (AKL) to Panama City (PTY)
Together with our global network, we as KLM Royal Dutch Airlines offer flights to Panama City, serving Tocumen International Airport (PTY). Wondering what you’ll do on your intercontinental flight? Our in-flight entertainment system has you covered - you’ll be wondering where the time went!
Top Panama City attractions
- Panama Canal: a 48-mile canal that leads to the ocean.
- Casco Viejo: historic district dating back to 1673.
- Lago Gatún: a beautiful, large artificial lake.
- Monkey Island: an island inhabited by wild monkeys.
- El Arco Chato: a church built by friars after they founded the city.
There’s no place in the world quite like Panama City. Don’t believe us? Book your holiday and use our fantastic travel guide to explore the very best attractions!
What’s the best way to get around Panama City?
There are plenty of bus options in Panama City. Either opt for a government-run MetroBus for air-conditioned, reliable buses or go for the privately owned “red devil”. The red devils are cheaper and decorated to attract tourists, and are very popular. You can also catch a metro train. The metro runs throughout all of Panama City at regular intervals, day and night.
What’s the weather in Panama City?
Panama City is the perfect place to top up your tan all year round! With average highs of 17°C (63°F) in January, Panama City can be the perfect winter destination. Temperatures begin to really heat up in May; from then until September you can expect frequent days above 30°C (86°F). Take your sun cream and enjoy lounging in the sun!
*All amounts are in NZD. Taxes and carrier surcharges included. No booking fee applicable (credit card surcharge may apply).