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Go to the Allbrook Bus Terminal (use Uber or a taxi) and catch a bus to either CHITREGo to the Albrook Bus Terminal (use Uber or a taxi) and catch a bus to either CHITRE or (better) LAS TABLAS . From there: Option 1- take a local bus to PEDASI and from Pedasi either a taxi ($10-20) or a local mini bus to Playa Venao. Option 2 - Take a taxi from Las Tablas straight to Playa Venao ($40). Since you will be stopping along the way, the entire travel will take you around 7 hours. The overall price for the bus ride without the taxi is between $10-$15. or (better) LAS TABLAS. From there (opt 1) take a local bus to PEDASI and from Pedasi either a taxi ($20) or a local mini bus to Playa Venao. (Opt 2) Take a taxi from Las Tablas straight to Playa Venao ($40)
Rent a car in Panama City starting at approximately $30/day. Leave Panama city using the Puente de Las Americas exit (bridge of the Americas) or the Centenario Bridge. Both will take you through the Pan American Highway to DIVISA. At Divisa take the road to CHITRE and keep going all the way through Chitre --> Las Tablas --> Pedasi --> Playa Venao. The whole journey takes about 5hrs (320km) with $20-$35 approximate fuel cost. Don´t forget to stop in Quesos Chela for their famous cheese empanadas straight out of the oven.
There are two (2) options to fly from Albrook airport in Panama City to Pedasí Airport.
Morgan Tours Panama offers weekly charter flights to and from Panama City and Pedasí upon passenger requests. The prices can vary depending on the amount of passengers coming and going on the same flight. Prices range $88 - $275 per person.
Also remember that once in Pedasí you must get taxi ground transportation to Venao which is a 20 minute drive at around $10-20. Private charter flights and helicopter options can also be arranged upon request.
Air-Panama flights are offering two (2) weekly flights. On Fridays and Sundays departing Panama City to Pedasí at 4:30 p.m. and departing Pedasí to Panama City at 5:30 p.m. the same days. The flight duration is 40 minutes and prices range from $100-150 each leg. If you buy a roundtrip in a single payment, price is $250. Regardless of the route and days.
There are three (3) shuttle service providers from Panama City to Venao.
Venao Tours: Offers direct daily shuttles leaving both Panama City and Venao at 8:30 a.m. or 4:00 p.m. and Private shuttles at any time. Takes 5.5. hours and cost is $50 to the city or $60 straight to Tocumen Airport.
Beach Break Shuttle: Offers direct shuttles leaving at 7:30 a.m. from Playa Venao to Panama City and 8:30 a.m. from Panama City to Playa Venao. Prices starting at $45. They also offer private shuttles upon request.
Panama Heavens: VIP shuttle to/from Panama City - Playa Venao. Leaving every day at 8:30 a.m. from the city and 3:00 p.m. from Venao (except Saturdays).
A private shuttle or car will cost you anywhere between $120-$200.