The cheapest times to fly from SAL to LIS are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 1st to December 2nd

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 LIS is late May. Prices can be as high as $1418 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $831 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Lisbon

Flying from San Salvador (SAL) to Lisbon (LIS) will usually cost between $844 to $1375 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $842. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1379. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $537 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $940 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAL to LIS flight.

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

SAL to LIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAL to LIS flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from San Salvador. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Lisbon, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to San Salvador. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (7%) 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 $966. Return trip prices are from the LIS 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 LIS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAL to LIS

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 LIS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $755
  • Average savings: $185 (19.64%)

See SAL to FRA flights

Hack #2: Frankfurt (SAL > FRA > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $760
  • Average savings: $180 (19.11%)

See SAL to DUS flights

Hack #3: Munich (SAL > MUC > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $804
  • Average savings: $136 (14.42%)

See SAL to MUC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, American, Austrian, Avianca, British Airways, COPA, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5101 miles or 8209 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAL to LIS flight is about 10 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between San Salvador and Lisbon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from SAL to LIS.


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 LIS
Destination airport name Lisboa Airport
City Lisbon
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -9.1


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