• For stays longer than 90 days, please call 866-539-3446.
  • You can only book 550 days in advance.
  • Please double-check your dates.

Traveling throughout the area is effortless at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama. We’re located just 22 miles from Tocumen International Airport (PTY) and offer shuttle service to and from the resort. Rental cars, and taxis are also available to transport you from the airport. Our concierge is happy to make transportation arrangements on your behalf.

Once you’ve arrived, taxis provide a convenient way to travel throughout the area, or take advantage of a shuttle for tours of local hot spots. For more information, call the resort directly or email

If you are traveling by car, please see driving directions, from the airport or any other location.

Getting Here


Tocumen International Airport (PTY)

Travel Distance: Approximately 35.41 km/22.0 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

National Car Rental
    • Hours of operation: 24 hours

  • 40 minutes
  • Onsite;

    If you prefer to drive yourself to the resort, rent a car at National Car Rental, Budget Rent-A-Car,  Hertz, or Avis, located just past the immigration area of the terminal. National Car Rental also has an office at the resort.

  • Approximately 35 USD per person, one-way.
    • Hours of operation: 24 hours

  • 40 minutes
  • Taxis are available all day outside the airport. However, for late night arrivals, stop by the information stand at the airport for taxi service.

Airport Shuttle
  • One passenger: 64 USD. Two or more passengers: 32 USD each. Fees are per person, each way.
    • Hours of operation: 24 hours

  • 40 minutes
  • (507) 269 1262; Reservation Required
  • Gamboa Tours DMC Transportation provides shuttle transfers to and from Tocumen International Airport. Reservations must be pre-paid and made 48 hours in advance. Luggage is limited to two bags per passenger.

    If you need to cancel your reservation, please do so at least four hours before the scheduled pickup time to avoid being charged the full amount. If you are making a reservation or cancellation after hours, please contact the front desk. Between 7am and 7pm, call (507) 269-1262; after hours, call (507) 6981 4549.

Getting Around

By Taxi

  • From the hotel to the city center: 25 USD; Extra person: 5 USD; per person. Fees are one-way.
    • Hours of operation: 24 hours

  • Taxis are always available to take you to restaurants, shopping malls, and popular attractions in the area. Whether you're headed to Panama City or the airport, our concierge can help you arrange for a taxi.

By Hotel Shuttle

Gamboa Tours
  • Individual and group packages are available.
    • Hours of operation:


    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • (507) 269-1262; Reservation Required
  • Explore the area with the help of Gamboa Tours. This shuttle service can transport you to casinos, nightclubs, restaurants and other popular destinations. Call or email for more information.

Note: Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel. Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

Parking Information

Additional Information

If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at (507)(3) 04 6600.