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Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station. The most popular airlines for this route are Avianca, United Airlines, Copa Airlines, Volaris, and VivaAerobus. San Salvador and Cancún have 218 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cancún, consider visiting Tulum, and Chichen Itza.

Check-in for a flight from San Salvador to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
0
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight

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Most travelers from El Salvador can enter Mexico, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Mexico in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from San Salvador?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Salvador and Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., San José, Mexico City, New York, London, Madrid, Melbourne, Houston, Paris, Bogotá, Tijuana, Guatemala City, Seattle, San Francisco, Denver, Tapachula, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Barcelona, Istanbul.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and London, Montreal, Dublin, Mexico City, Toronto, Vancouver, Los Angeles, Guatemala City, Manchester, New York, Edmonton, San José, Puerto Vallarta, Madrid, Medellín, Oaxaca, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Tallinn, Reykjavik, Bogotá.
What airports are near San Salvador?
The main airport in San Salvador is Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International. It is also served by Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International, La Aurora International.
What airports are near Cancún?
The main airport in Cancún is Cancún International. It is also served by Cancún International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Salvador and Cancún?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between San Salvador and Cancún thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between San Salvador and Cancún can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between San Salvador and Cancún?
Currently, you can fly between San Salvador and Cancún with Avianca, United Airlines, Copa Airlines, Volaris, VivaAerobus.
When's the best time to travel between San Salvador and Cancún?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between San Salvador and Cancún, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between San Salvador and Cancún?
Traveling between San Salvador and Cancún, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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