The cheapest times to fly from RTB to SID are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the weeks of February 26th, March 5th, March 26th, and April 9th)
  • May 28th to July 22nd

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 SID is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $18000 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $9674 for Monday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Sal

Flying from Roatan Island (RTB) to Sal Island (SID) will usually cost between $9709 to $11800 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $10137. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $14300. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4163 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $10700 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RTB to SID flight.

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

RTB to SID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RTB to SID flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Coxen Hole. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.59, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Sal, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Coxen Hole. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $6437 (36%) 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 $10087. Return trip prices are from the SID to RTB 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 RTB to SID can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 32 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RTB to SID

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 RTB to SID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (RTB > JFK > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1789
  • Average savings: $8911 (83.28%)

See RTB to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (RTB > EWR > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1870
  • Average savings: $8831 (82.53%)

See RTB to JFK flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (RTB > MIA > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1948
  • Average savings: $8752 (81.79%)

See RTB to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, Azores Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EVA Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Amilcar Cabral International Airport to Juan Manuel Galvez International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4191 miles or 6745 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RTB to SID flight is about 8 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Roatan Island and Sal Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from RTB to SID.


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 SID
Destination airport name Amilcar Cabral International Airport
City Sal Island
Country Cape Verde
Latitude 16.7
Longitude -22.9


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.