The cheapest times to fly from NAS to ZSA are

  • July 23rd to May 6th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from NAS to ZSA is early October. Prices can be as high as $236 for Tuesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $230 for Friday flights around early October.


When to Fly to San Salvador Island

Flying from Nassau (NAS) to San Salvador (ZSA) will usually cost between $230 to $236 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $230. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $236. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $233 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NAS to ZSA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the NAS to ZSA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

NAS to ZSA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NAS to ZSA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Nassau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.74, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZSA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into NAS. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Salvador Island, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Nassau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $0 (0%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $233. Return trip prices are from the ZSA to NAS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from NAS to ZSA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from NAS to ZSA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rock Sound Airport (RSD) in Rock Sound

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from ZSA
  • Usually 25.97% less expensive than ZSA
  • Nonstop flights available

See NAS to RSD flights

Destination alternative #2: Governors Harbour Airport (GHB) in Governors Harbour

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from ZSA
  • Usually 24.89% less expensive than ZSA
  • Nonstop flights available

See NAS to GHB flights

Destination alternative #3: Exuma International Airport (GGT) in Moss Town

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from ZSA
  • Usually 11.59% less expensive than ZSA
  • Nonstop flights available

See NAS to GGT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from NAS to ZSA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Bahamasair, Southern Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Salvador International Airport to Lynden Pindling International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 197 miles or 317 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from NAS to ZSA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NAS to ZSA flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Nassau and San Salvador?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from NAS to ZSA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeNAS
Origination airport nameLynden Pindling International Airport
CountryThe Bahamas

Return Airport

Destination codeZSA
Destination airport nameSan Salvador International Airport
CitySan Salvador
CountryThe Bahamas


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