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The cheapest times to fly from RTB to SAL are

  • July 30th to December 31st (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

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 RTB to SAL is early October. Prices can be as high as $831 for Saturday flights during mid November, or as low as $478 for Tuesday flights around early October.

 

When to Fly to San Salvador

Flying from Roatan Island (RTB) to San Salvador (SAL) will usually cost between $478 to $505 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 $478. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid November, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $58 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $488 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RTB to SAL flight.

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

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RTB to SAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RTB to SAL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Coxen Hole. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.16, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAL, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into RTB. 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 $14 (3%) 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 $487. Return trip prices are from the SAL to RTB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RTB to SAL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 27 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 RTB to SAL while comparing.

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

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from SAL
  • Usually 0.41% less expensive than SAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See RTB to GUA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, Cayman Airways, Delta, TAG, Tropic Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 261 miles or 420 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RTB to SAL flight is about 1 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Roatan Island and San Salvador?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from RTB to SAL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RTB
Origination airport name Juan Manuel Galvez International Airport
City Roatan Island
Country Honduras
Latitude 16.3
Longitude -86.5

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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