The cheapest times to fly from HKG to SAL are

  • January 29th to July 15th (except the weeks of April 9th, April 30th, and May 7th)
  • October 22nd to November 25th

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 HKG to SAL is mid June. Prices can be as high as $2714 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1272 for Tuesday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to San Salvador

Flying from Hong Kong (HKG) to San Salvador (SAL) will usually cost between $1287 to $2118 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $1308. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2269. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $961 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1418 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HKG to SAL flight.

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

HKG to SAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HKG to SAL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Hong Kong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $157 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1482. Return trip prices are from the SAL to HKG 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 HKG to SAL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HKG 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 HKG to SAL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (HKG > LAX > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1019
  • Average savings: $400 (28.17%)

See HKG to IAH flights

Hack #2: Houston, TX (HKG > IAH > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1062
  • Average savings: $356 (25.11%)

See HKG to LAX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (HKG > LAS > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1147
  • Average savings: $271 (19.11%)

See HKG to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EVA Air, Iberia, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9516 miles or 15314 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HKG to SAL flight is about 18 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Hong Kong and San Salvador?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from HKG to SAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HKG
Origination airport name Hong Kong International Airport
City Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
Latitude 22.3
Longitude 113.9

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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