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PTY Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: PTY / MPTO
Airport Names:
  1. Tocumen International Airport
  2. Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen
Location: Panama City, Panama
GPS Coordinates: 9°4'17"N by 79°23'0"W
Area Served: Panama City
Operator/Owner: Tocumen S.A.
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 135 feet (41 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Tocumen International Airport (PTY):

  • Tocumen airport administration acquired 22 new boarding bridges and replaced the oldest 14.
  • Tocumen International Airport handled 7,784,328 passengers last year.
  • The furthest airport from Tocumen International Airport (PTY) is Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK), which is nearly antipodal to Tocumen International Airport (meaning Tocumen International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport), and is located 12,101 miles (19,475 kilometers) away in Cocos Islands, Australia.
  • The second expansion phase of Tocumen International airport is known as Terminal Muelle Norte.
  • Tocumen International Airport is also the home airport of Copa Airlines.
  • Tocumen International Airport (PTY) has 2 runways.
  • In addition to being known as "Tocumen International Airport", another name for PTY is "Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen".
  • During World War II, Panamanian airports were leased exclusively by the U.S.
  • The first Tocumen International Airport was inaugurated on June 1, 1947 by President Enrique A.
  • The next step of the modernization project was the purchasing of new equipment to provide service and support to the common areas of the airport.
  • The closest airport to Tocumen International Airport (PTY) is Albrook Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport (PAC), which is located only 14 miles (22 kilometers) WSW of PTY.
  • Because of Tocumen International Airport's relatively low elevation of 135 feet, planes can take off or land at Tocumen International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.

Map of Nearest Airports from Tocumen International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Tocumen International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
113.55 miles (21.81 km) WSWAlbrook Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport (PAC)Panama City, PanamaView Albrook Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport on a map View satellite image of Albrook Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport Set PAC as destination Airport Get more information about Albrook Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport
238.44 miles (61.86 km) WNWEnrique Adolfo Jiménez Airport (ONX)Colón, PanamaView Enrique Adolfo Jiménez Airport on a map View satellite image of Enrique Adolfo Jiménez Airport Set ONX as destination Airport Get more information about Enrique Adolfo Jiménez Airport
338.78 miles (62.42 km) SEContadora Airport (OTD)Contadora Island, PanamaView Contadora Airport on a map View satellite image of Contadora Airport Set OTD as destination Airport Get more information about Contadora Airport
469.95 miles (112.57 km) SWRío Hato / Scarlett Martinez Airport (RIH)Cocle, PanamaView Río Hato / Scarlett Martinez Airport on a map View satellite image of Río Hato / Scarlett Martinez Airport Set RIH as destination Airport Get more information about Río Hato / Scarlett Martinez Airport
580.07 miles (128.86 km) ENEPlayón Chico Airport (PYC)Ukupseni, Guna Yala, PanamaView Playón Chico Airport on a map View satellite image of Playón Chico Airport Set PYC as destination Airport Get more information about Playón Chico Airport
693.55 miles (150.55 km) EAchutupo Airport (ACU)Achutupo, PanamaView Achutupo Airport on a map View satellite image of Achutupo Airport Set ACU as destination Airport Get more information about Achutupo Airport
798.28 miles (158.17 km) SEGarachiné Airport (GHE)Garachiné, PanamaView Garachiné Airport on a map View satellite image of Garachiné Airport Set GHE as destination Airport Get more information about Garachiné Airport
8112.97 miles (181.81 km) EMulatupo Airport (MPP)Mulatupo, PanamáView Mulatupo Airport on a map View satellite image of Mulatupo Airport Set MPP as destination Airport Get more information about Mulatupo Airport
9126.58 miles (203.71 km) WSWRuben Cantu Airport (SYP)Santiago de Veraguas, PanamaView Ruben Cantu Airport on a map View satellite image of Ruben Cantu Airport Set SYP as destination Airport Get more information about Ruben Cantu Airport
10147.34 miles (237.12 km) ESEAlcides Fernández Airport (ACD)Acandí, ColombiaView Alcides Fernández Airport on a map View satellite image of Alcides Fernández Airport Set ACD as destination Airport Get more information about Alcides Fernández Airport
11196.44 miles (316.13 km) WBocas del Toro Isla Colón International Airport (BOC)Bocas Town, Bocas del Toro, PanamaView Bocas del Toro Isla Colón International Airport on a map View satellite image of Bocas del Toro Isla Colón International Airport Set BOC as destination Airport Get more information about Bocas del Toro Isla Colón International Airport
12201.99 miles (325.07 km) ESEAntonio Roldán Betancourt Airport (APO)Apartadó, ColombiaView Antonio Roldán Betancourt Airport on a map View satellite image of Antonio Roldán Betancourt Airport Set APO as destination Airport Get more information about Antonio Roldán Betancourt Airport
13213.62 miles (343.79 km) WSWEnrique Malek International Airport (DAV)David, Chiriquí Province, PanamaView Enrique Malek International Airport on a map View satellite image of Enrique Malek International Airport Set DAV as destination Airport Get more information about Enrique Malek International Airport
14217.48 miles (350.00 km) WChanguinola Capitan Manuel Niño International Airport (CHX)Changuinola, Bocas del Toro, PanamaView Changuinola Capitan Manuel Niño International Airport on a map View satellite image of Changuinola Capitan Manuel Niño International Airport Set CHX as destination Airport Get more information about Changuinola Capitan Manuel Niño International Airport
15240.49 miles (387.03 km) SEJosé Celestino Mutis Airport (BSC)Bahía Solano, ColombiaView José Celestino Mutis Airport on a map View satellite image of José Celestino Mutis Airport Set BSC as destination Airport Get more information about José Celestino Mutis Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Tocumen International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Tocumen International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,101.44 miles (19,475.34 km) SECocos (Keeling) Island Airport (CCK)Cocos Islands, AustraliaView Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport Set CCK as destination Airport Get more information about Cocos (Keeling) Island Airport
212,078.41 miles (19,438.27 km) WSWChristmas Island Airport (XCH)Christmas Island, AustraliaView Christmas Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Christmas Island Airport Set XCH as destination Airport Get more information about Christmas Island Airport
312,057.99 miles (19,405.41 km) SSWFatmawati Soekarno Airport (BKS)Bengkulu, IndonesiaView Fatmawati Soekarno Airport on a map View satellite image of Fatmawati Soekarno Airport Set BKS as destination Airport Get more information about Fatmawati Soekarno Airport
412,027.19 miles (19,355.83 km) SWRadin Inten II Airport (RIA II) (TKG)Bandar Lampung, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) on a map View satellite image of Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II) Set TKG as destination Airport Get more information about Radin Inten II Airport (RIA II)
511,995.21 miles (19,304.38 km) SWGunung Batin Airport (AKQ)Astraksetra, IndonesiaView Gunung Batin Airport on a map View satellite image of Gunung Batin Airport Set AKQ as destination Airport Get more information about Gunung Batin Airport
611,975.86 miles (19,273.23 km) WSWSoekarno–Hatta International Airport (CGK)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Soekarno–Hatta International Airport on a map View satellite image of Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Set CGK as destination Airport Get more information about Soekarno–Hatta International Airport
711,965.49 miles (19,256.54 km) WSWHalim Perdanakusuma Airport (HLP)Jakarta, IndonesiaView Halim Perdanakusuma Airport on a map View satellite image of Halim Perdanakusuma Airport Set HLP as destination Airport Get more information about Halim Perdanakusuma Airport
811,951.07 miles (19,233.33 km) SRokot Airport (RKI)Sipura, IndonesiaView Rokot Airport on a map View satellite image of Rokot Airport Set RKI as destination Airport Get more information about Rokot Airport
911,951.01 miles (19,233.24 km) SDepati Parbo Airport (KRC)Kerinci, IndonesiaView Depati Parbo Airport on a map View satellite image of Depati Parbo Airport Set KRC as destination Airport Get more information about Depati Parbo Airport
1011,937.54 miles (19,211.57 km) WSWHusein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) (BDO)Bandung, IndonesiaView Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) on a map View satellite image of Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA) Set BDO as destination Airport Get more information about Husein Sastranegara International Airport (HSA)
1111,926.44 miles (19,193.70 km) SSWSultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) (PLM)Palembang, Sumatra, IndonesiaView Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) on a map View satellite image of Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II) Set PLM as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport (SMB II)
1211,901.63 miles (19,153.77 km) WSWCibeureum Airfield (TSY)Tasikmalaya, West Java, IndonesiaView Cibeureum Airfield on a map View satellite image of Cibeureum Airfield Set TSY as destination Airport Get more information about Cibeureum Airfield
1311,882.63 miles (19,123.19 km) SSWSultan Thaha Airport (DJB)Jambi, IndonesiaView Sultan Thaha Airport on a map View satellite image of Sultan Thaha Airport Set DJB as destination Airport Get more information about Sultan Thaha Airport
1411,871.51 miles (19,105.29 km) WSWPenggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport (CBN)Cirebon, Java, IndonesiaView Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport on a map View satellite image of Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport Set CBN as destination Airport Get more information about Penggung Airport/Chakrabhuwana Airport
1511,863.91 miles (19,093.07 km) SMinangkabau International Airport (MIA) (PDG)Ketaping, West Sumatra, IndonesiaView Minangkabau International Airport (MIA) on a map View satellite image of Minangkabau International Airport (MIA) Set PDG as destination Airport Get more information about Minangkabau International Airport (MIA)