Airlines in El Salvador

The main airports in the country included in our guide are listed below

El Salvador airport
CORONAVIRUS: Check the restrictions in force with your airline or by contacting the airport, taking into account its origin and destination. In the case of international flights you can see the situation of each country at International Map current country restrictions.

  Recommendations for travelers to El Salvador

Information about El Salvador
Population: 6.288.899 est 2013
Capital: San Salvador 290.269 inhab. (est. 2013) - metro area 1.736.630 (est 2012) inhab
Official Languages: spanish
Main cities: San Salvador · Santa Ana · San Miguel · Sonsonate


According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of El Salvador in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.

In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to El Salvador, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in El Salvador - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices

Currency: Dólar americano (USD)

Time Zone: (GMT-6)


Covid-19: Regulations for travel to El Salvador

  • People entering the country by air, land or sea must present a certificate of vaccination against COVID-19; one or two doses, depending on the vaccine used.
  • In case of not having the certificate, it is mandatory to present the negative result of a COVID-19 test  (PCR, NAAT, LAMP) ,  which must be carried out within 72 hours prior to the trip. The result must be presented in print to the airline or bus company staff before boarding. This measure does not apply to crew members, diplomats or children under 2 years of age.
  • The use of face masks is mandatory throughout the country
  • It is recommended to check the flight status prior to your trip, as some airlines are canceling or reducing the frequency of flights.

More information here