Barro Colorado

How to get there?

How to get to the Gamboa docks

The Gamboa docks are 35 minutes away from our main office in Panama City, located at Roosevelt Avenue, in Ancon.

Gamboa Docks

Gamboa Docks

The trip takes about 40-45 minutes (without traffic jams). You can follow the Gamboa (Rainforest Resort) signs.

 

Public Transportation to Gamboa

Bus

Gamboa is frequented by the SACA bus. The SACA bus station in Panama City is located in Albrook terminal. The trip to Gamboa from the city will take approximately one hour. Be aware that departure times change frequently, so be sure to come 25 minutes early and that the bus do not take you all the way to the STRI dock. If you take the bus and stay in Gamboa you will need to walk 20-30 minutes.

LinkSee map and boat schedule.

Taxi

Taxis from Panama City to Gamboa cost $35-45 each way. Trips from the airport to Gamboa cost about $45 (for one person). We recommend that you start early and drive safely, since animals frequently cross the highway once you enter Soberania National Park.

 

From Gamboa to Barro Colorado

We provide boat transportation from Gamboa to Barro Colorado. See boat schedule.

Boat Transportation

Boat transportation