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Alcohol
A beer in the supermarket 50-55 cents
A beer in a bar in the country around 75 cents
A beer in a bar in the city normally $2, but can go to $4
A bottle of national rum (Ron Abuelo) around $6.50 in a supermarket
around $40-$50 in a nightclub
A bottle of national alcohol (Seco) less than $6 in a supermarket
around $40-$50 in a nightclub
Transport
Long distance buses Around $2.50 per hour
Taxis Works on a zone system, most places in the city will cost the same fare.
Most fares should never cost more than $3.
$1.25 for one person
25 cents for each extra person
25 cents for each zone change
25 cents for night time
$5 to the domestic airport
$6-$7 to the Causeway
$$6-$7 to the Canal
$25 from Hostel to Tocumen international airport (we have our own shuttle service if you need it)
$30 from the International airport
As anywhere, some dishonest drivers will try and charge more.
They’ll even tell you that you have to pay more because you’re a tourist!
Buses in the city 25 cents
Going out
Entry to clubs $5-$15 depending on the club
Basic meal $2.75-$6.50
Medium priced meal $5-$15
Expensive meal How much do you want to pay?
Cigarettes- Marlboro $3.75 in a supermarket