The cheapest times to fly from SAL to DOY are

  • August 13th to October 14th (except the weeks of August 20th and September 17th)

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 SAL to DOY is early September. Prices can be as high as $6821 for Tuesday flights during mid October, or as low as $1251 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Dongying

Flying from San Salvador (SAL) to Shandong (DOY) will usually cost between $1369 to $4296 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $2595. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $3961. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1366 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3130 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAL to DOY flight.

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

SAL to DOY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAL to DOY flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from San Salvador. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DOY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SAL. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dongying, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to San Salvador. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2848 (48%) 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 $1624. Return trip prices are from the DOY to SAL 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 SAL to DOY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAL to DOY

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 SAL to DOY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tampa, FL (SAL > TPA > DOY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1630
  • Average savings: $1500 (47.92%)

See SAL to SEA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (SAL > SEA > DOY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1663
  • Average savings: $1467 (46.87%)

See SAL to TPA flights

Hack #3: Beijing (SAL > PEK > DOY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1860
  • Average savings: $1270 (40.58%)

See SAL to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Frontier, Hainan, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8478 miles or 13644 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAL to DOY flight is about 16 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between San Salvador and Shandong?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from SAL to DOY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SAL
Origination airport name Msgr Oscar A Romero and Galdamez International Airport
City San Salvador
Country El Salvador
Latitude 13.4
Longitude -89.1

Return Airport

Destination code DOY
Destination airport name Dongying Shengli Airport
City Shandong
Country China
Latitude 37.5
Longitude 118.8


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