The cheapest times to fly from MQT to SAL are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • April 16th to August 5th

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 MQT to SAL is early August. Prices can be as high as $1911 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $921 for Monday flights around early August.


When to Fly to San Salvador

Flying from Marquette, MI (MQT) to San Salvador (SAL) will usually cost between $921 to $1149 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $921. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1319. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $398 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $961 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MQT to SAL flight.

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

MQT to SAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MQT to SAL flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Marquette. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MQT. 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 $118 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $948. Return trip prices are from the SAL to MQT 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 MQT to SAL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (MQT > ORD > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $765
  • Average savings: $196 (20.4%)

See MQT to ORD flights

Hack #2: Cleveland, OH (MQT > CLE > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $770
  • Average savings: $192 (19.93%)

See MQT to CLE flights

Hack #3: Houston, TX (MQT > IAH > SAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $189 (19.67%)

See MQT to IAH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2276 miles or 3663 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MQT to SAL flight is about 5 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Marquette, MI and San Salvador?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from MQT to SAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMQT
Origination airport nameSawyer International Airport
CityMarquette, MI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSAL
Destination airport nameMsgr Oscar A Romero and Galdamez International Airport
CitySan Salvador
CountryEl Salvador


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