Transportation
IEMPA provides two options for transportation depending on your team size: (a) a regular coaster bus with a maximum capacity of 26 passengers ($500); (b) a 32 passenger bus for larger teams ($800). The costs are different for each bus. Each VIM team will be responsible to cover costs of fuel, tolls, driver’s fees & meals and lodging for driver. If working away from church provided housing, the team will also be responsible for drivers meals and lodging.

There will be a bus usage charge to offset the cost that the church has incurred in the bus purchase and maintenance for each bus selected.

FOR THE 26 PASSENGER BUS THE COST IS $500.
FOR THE LARGER CAPACITY BUS THE COST IS $800.


IF the bus is not used for the entire week due to unavailability, you will not be charged the bus fee. Charges will be based on the number of days in use($30.00/day) for designated driver.

Bus driver fees: (
charge for the entire group, NOT individuals)
1. Daily Fee $30.00
2. Trip Fee to camp Cielito $50.00
3. Trip Fee to Santiago $75.00
4. Trip Fee to areas out of Santiago $100.00 (Santa Fe, Santa Catalina, etc.)
5. Trip Fee to Chiriqui $100.00

Air transport to Chiriqui:
1. $228.00 roundtrip, $114.00 one way
2. Each passenger is entitled to carry 30 lbs. of luggage
3. Reservations and payment can be made directly to the airline:
4. Air Panama (Tel. 001-507-316-9000)

Airport exit tax. This is included in the cost of your airline ticket.

CHECKS SHOULD BE MADE OUT TO:
IGLESIA EVANGELICA METODISTA DE PANAMA