The cheapest times to fly from YSJ to SAL are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • April 16th to July 22nd (except the weeks of April 23rd and June 18th)
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 YSJ to SAL is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1729 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $529 for Thursday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to San Salvador

Flying from Saint John (YSJ) to San Salvador (SAL) will usually cost between $578 to $966 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $578. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1022. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $444 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $636 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YSJ to SAL flight.

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

YSJ to SAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YSJ to SAL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Saint John. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into YSJ. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Salvador, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Saint John. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $129 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $624. Return trip prices are from the SAL to YSJ 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 YSJ to SAL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Delta, JAL, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2586 miles or 4162 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YSJ to SAL flight is about 5 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Saint John and San Salvador?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YSJ
Origination airport name Saint John Airport
City Saint John
Country Canada
Latitude 45.3
Longitude -65.9

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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