Flights to Coiba Island from Panama City

Flying from Panama City to the exotic island of Coiba is an exciting experience that offers a glimpse into one of Panama's natural treasures. This small plane trip is an excellent way to access this remote island located in the Gulf of Chiriquí.

Why flying to Coiba

Distance and Flight Duration

The distance between Panama City and Coiba is considerable, and the flight duration ranges from 1.2 to 1.5 hours, depending on the type of small plane used. This journey allows passengers to enjoy spectacular aerial views of the Panamanian landscape, including the vast ocean and dense tropical rainforest.

Infrastructure and Logistics

Upon landing in Coiba, passengers will find a gravel runway that serves as the landing strip. It’s important to note that due to the island’s rustic infrastructure, travelers should be prepared for a more basic environment. One of the first points of contact will be the park ranger, where an entrance fee of $20 per person must be paid.

Booking a private charter flight

Aero Albrook offers the best small planes and helicopters for private flights to Coiba. Their modern fleet ensures a comfortable and safe journey, making your trip to the beautiful island of Coiba enjoyable and stress-free. With experienced pilots and top-quality aircraft, Aero Albrook guarantees a smooth and reliable travel experience.

Besides flights to Coiba, Aero Albrook provides private flights throughout Panama. Whether you’re traveling for leisure or business, they offer flexible and convenient options. From exploring remote beaches to accessing business centers or enjoying a scenic aerial tour, Aero Albrook delivers the best in private aviation, making them the top choice for travelers in Panama.

One-way Charter Flight Prices to Coiba

PlanesPassengersOne Way
Piper Saratoga
Piper Archer
Piper Seneca
Piper Navajo
Islander BN2
Kodiak Quest 100 9$4,617.00

Coiba National Park

Travel Recommendations

During the rainy season, it is highly recommended to schedule the flight early in the morning to avoid the frequent afternoon storms, which can hinder flights and affect visibility.

Island Infrastructure

Coiba has a basic and rustic pier, which, although functional, is in poor condition. This is something to consider when planning the logistics of the trip, especially for those planning to engage in activities at sea.

Activities and Attractions

One of Coiba’s major attractions is its renowned high-level sport fishing. Avid and adventurous anglers can expect to catch impressive species such as yellowfin tuna, marlin, and sailfish. These waters are known for their abundance and for offering exciting challenges for fishing enthusiasts