Gmina Łapanów is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Bochnia County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Łapanów, which lies approximately 17 kilometres (11 mi) south-west of Bochnia and 34 km (21 mi) south-east of the regional capital Kraków.
The gmina covers an area of 71.18 square kilometres (27.5 sq mi), and as of 2006 its total population is 7,533.
Gmina Łapanów contains the villages and settlements of Boczów, Brzezowa, Chrostowa, Cichawka, Grabie, Kamyk, Kępanów, Kobylec, Łapanów, Lubomierz, Sobolów, Tarnawa, Ubrzeż, Wieruszyce, Wola Wieruszycka, Wolica and Zbydniów.
Gmina Łapanów is bordered by the gminas of Bochnia, Gdów, Jodłownik, Limanowa, Raciechowice and Trzciana.