The cheapest times to fly from LRD to SAL are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • July 23rd to March 11th (except the weeks of July 30th, August 13th, August 20th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 LRD to SAL is early October. Prices can be as high as $1025 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $898 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to San Salvador

Flying from Laredo, TX (LRD) to San Salvador (SAL) will usually cost between $898 to $938 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 $898. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $942. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $44 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $905 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LRD to SAL flight.

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

LRD to SAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LRD to SAL flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Laredo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Salvador, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Laredo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4 (0%) 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 $904. Return trip prices are from the SAL to LRD 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 LRD 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 3 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Houston, TX (LRD > IAH > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $658
  • Average savings: $247 (27.29%)

See LRD to IAH flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (LRD > MEX > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $692
  • Average savings: $213 (23.54%)

See LRD to MEX flights

Hack #3: Austin, TX (LRD > AUS > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $757
  • Average savings: $148 (16.35%)

See LRD to AUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1183 miles or 1904 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LRD to SAL flight is about 3 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Laredo, TX and San Salvador?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from LRD to SAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LRD
Origination airport name Laredo International Airport
City Laredo, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 27.5
Longitude -99.5

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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