The cheapest times to fly from SAL to LED are

  • January 15th to June 3rd (except the weeks of March 12th and March 26th)
  • June 18th to July 1st
  • September 24th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 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 SAL to LED is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $2348 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1263 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Saint Petersburg

Flying from San Salvador (SAL) to St. Petersburg (LED) will usually cost between $1275 to $1980 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1293. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2090. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $797 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1458 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAL to LED flight.

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

SAL to LED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAL to LED flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from San Salvador. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LED, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SAL. 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 $122 (8%) 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 $1432. Return trip prices are from the LED 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 LED can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAL to LED

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 LED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dusseldorf (SAL > DUS > LED)

  • Price for both tickets: $781
  • Average savings: $677 (46.42%)

See SAL to MUC flights

Hack #2: Munich (SAL > MUC > LED)

  • Price for both tickets: $867
  • Average savings: $591 (40.51%)

See SAL to DUS flights

Hack #3: Frankfurt (SAL > FRA > LED)

  • Price for both tickets: $871
  • Average savings: $587 (40.24%)

See SAL to FRA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6370 miles or 10251 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAL to LED flight is about 12 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between San Salvador and St. Petersburg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SAL to LED.


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 LED
Destination airport name Pulkovo Airport
City St. Petersburg
Country Russia
Latitude 59.8
Longitude 30.3


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