Coco Beach is located near Puerto Armuelles, a one-hour drive away from the second largest city of Panama, David.
Getting to Coco beach
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Coco Beach is located in the province of Chiriquí, which is a beautiful province in western Panama at only an hour drive from Costa Rica. This sustainable gated beachfront community is reachable by airplane (a short 45 minute flight from Panama City) or car or public transportation (a 6 hour drive from Panama City). The nearest cities are Puerto Armuelles at a distance of only 10 to 15 minutes by car, and David, which is the second largest city in Panama. Puerto Armuelles is best described as a fast developing small town with restaurants, supermarkets, local banks and a brand new hospital with a regional function. David, at a distance of 60 to 75 minutes by car, is the second largest city of Panama and offers all the amenities you can think of.
Would you like to learn and see more about the surroundings of Coco Beach, check out our Explore Coco Beach section here.
Flying from the US, Canada, Europe or any other international destination.
Fly into Tocumen International Airport (PTY) in Panama City.
Take a short connecting flight to Enrique Malek Airport (DAV) in David, Panama. This is only a 60 minute flight.
Both Copa Airlines and Air Panama are flying multiple times per day between David and Panama City. The cost of the flight is usually around $100. We’ll pick you up at the airport in David. From David it’s only a 1 hour car ride (85 kilometers) to Coco Beach.
We recommend you staying at least a couple days so you have the opportunity to really discover all the natural beauty, the life and activities you can do around Coco Beach. It gives you the time to sit down and enjoy the beach, visit nearby restaurants, taste fresh coffee in one the coffee plantations, discover the city of David and much more!
Travelling by car from Costa Rica
Coco Beach is located just half an hour from the Paso Canoas border crossing with Costa Rica. This is the biggest border crossing with Panama and there are many luxury shops where you can shop tax free! Various supermarkets and fast food chains are located in the area as well. Driving through the border from Costa Rica you take an immediate right to be on your own to Coco Beach. We can pick you up from the border and show you the way! You only have to follow the two lane highway road for approximately half an hour. If you would like to drive by yourself, we recommend setting up your navigation or Google maps on your phone. Just type in ‘Coco Beach Panama’ or ‘Avenida de Coco Beach’ to easily find the location.
Arrangements- we will help you
Let us know when you are coming to visit Coco Beach and we are happy to help arrange your entire stay. We can help with car rental, hotel bookings, flight selection, restaurant tips and much more. We are at your disposal!
Directions from David
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