Getting around in Panama, tourists will encounter road conditions that differ significantly from those in developed countries. Always exercise caution when driving as roads are often not well-maintained and drivers may simply not use signal lights. Be sure to check what insurance coverage that you are getting.
Many of the International rental car agencies are represented in Panama.
Gas prices are more in line with the USA than Europe.
Taxis in Panama are abundant and may be signaled from the middle of town, taxi stands, or scheduled in advance. Fares in Panama City are determined by zones rather than meters. Fares are generally reasonable, making this a good option for traveling through the city.
Taxi from Tocuman International Airport to Panama City centre costs around $30
Uber is the best way getting around in Panama City because of its modern cars, safety and clear pricing model.
It is possible to get an Uber from Tocumen International airport but the Uber cars will pick you up at a designated spot in the car park not at the airport terminal itself.