The cheapest times to fly from EWR to SAL are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 EWR to SAL is early September. Prices can be as high as $945 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $384 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to San Salvador

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to San Salvador (SAL) will usually cost between $441 to $716 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $439. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $875. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $436 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $563 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to SAL flight.

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

EWR to SAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to SAL flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $57 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $553. Return trip prices are from the SAL to EWR 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 EWR to SAL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 44 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 EWR to SAL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: La Aurora International Airport (GUA) in Guatemala City

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from SAL
  • Usually 18.49% less expensive than SAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See EWR to GUA flights

Destination alternative #2: Toncontin International Airport (TGU) in Tegucigalpa

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from SAL
  • Usually 9.07% less expensive than SAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to TGU flights


Flight Hacking EWR to SAL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EWR to SAL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (EWR > MEX > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $550
  • Average savings: $13 (2.31%)

See EWR to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to SAL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Msgr Oscar A Romero and Galdamez International Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2086 miles or 3357 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to SAL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to SAL flight is about 4 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and San Salvador?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from EWR to SAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code SAL
Destination airport name Msgr Oscar A Romero and Galdamez International Airport
City San Salvador
Country El Salvador
Latitude 13.4
Longitude -89.1


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