Panama City

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Overview - Panama City

Located where the Panama Canal meets the Pacific Ocean, Panama City is the capital of and the largest city by population in Panama. It has approximately 881,000 inhabitants in the city proper as of 2013.

Panama City's rapid transit network consists of two rapid transit services.

Panama Metro (Metro de Panamá)

Opened 2014, the Panama Metro consists of two metro services that serve the city of Panama City, Panama and the surrounding suburbs.

Line 1 (Línea 1)

Line 1 of the Panama Metro is a metro service on a North-South alignment. It runs from San Isidro in the north to Albrook in the south, serving 14 stations.

Line 1 was opened in April 2014 and the last extension to the line was to San Isidro in August 2015. Line 1 is operated by Metro de Panamá S.A.

Line 2 (Línea 2)

Line 2 of the Panama Metro is a metro service on an East-West alignment. It runs from San Miguelito in the west to Nuevo Tocumen and Aeropuerto in the east, serving 18 stations. The service to the airport is served by a shuttle from Corredor Sur.

Line 2 was opened in April 2019 and the last extension was the opening of the Airport Branch in March 2023 . Line 2 is operated by Metro de Panamá S.A.

References & Helpful Links

Panama Metro at Wikipedia | Metro de Panamá at

Official Website for Panama Metro: Metro de Panamaá


Other Sources

Panama City, Panama at

Panama City, Panama at

External Citations

Asset Notes

Colors arbitrarily taken from the line diagrams on the official website as of March 20, 2021

Last Updated: Mar 20, 2023

Old Maps
Note: Not all maps reflect changes in service. Older maps may contain inaccuracies.
2021 03 v12023 03 v1

+ : Line/Station Extension/Opening | x : Line/Station Closure | = : Other Service Change | ! : Map change unrelated to service changes


2021 03 v1 - 2023 03 v1: + Opening: Line 2 Airport Branch | ! Removal: Felipillo extension plans | ! Adjustment: Map Template Change