San Salvador to Washington, D.C. flights from £271

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Book your trip to arrive at Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington, DC - Rosslyn. The distance between San Salvador and Washington, D.C. is 3059 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Avianca, United Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. San Salvador and Washington, D.C. have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, Lincoln Memorial, and National Mall.

Weekly direct flights

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Avianca on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Volaris on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

United Airlines on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from San Salvador to Washington, D.C.

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Washington, D.C. travel tips

1) Learn about the history of journalism at the Newseum in Washington DC

This museum has 14 galleries, 15 cinemas, and two radio studios. The purpose of the museum is to acquaint visitors with the history and development of the media. You can try your hand at being a presenter or a reporter. The museum also houses an obelisk commemorating the 1,800 journalists who died for free speech.

2) If you are travelling by bus in Washington, pay the exact amount or use a Smart Trip card

There is a widespread bus network in Washington, but drivers do not give change. Therefore, you either have to pay the exact amount ($2) or use your Smart Trip card, which you can buy and replenish at any metro station.

3) You can visit most of the Washington museums for free

If you are in Washington for a few days and want to see the main attractions, you don't have to spend a dime on it. Almost all museums and monuments in Washington DC are free.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate

  • No quarantine for vaccinated travelers

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 06/2022
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Most travelers from El Salvador with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Washington, DCA, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate

  • No quarantine for vaccinated travelers

Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for the United States

  • Mandatory travel attestation form

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 United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Salvador to Washington, D.C.?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Salvador and Washington, D.C. takes around 4.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between San Salvador and Washington, D.C.?
The flight distance between San Salvador and Washington, D.C. is 3059 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Salvador and Washington, D.C.?
Several carriers operate flights between San Salvador and Washington, D.C.. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Avianca, Volaris, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Salvador?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Salvador and Los Angeles, San José, Mexico City, New York, Cancún, 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 Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and London, Manchester, Toronto, Birmingham, Athens, San Juan, Orlando, Manila, Tallinn, San Francisco, Boston, Hyderabad, Los Angeles, Denver, Edinburgh, Bangkok, Taipei, Chicago, Dublin, San Jose.
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 Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Washington Dulles International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Trenton–Mercer, Richmond International, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, Altoona–Blair County, Lancaster, Charlottesville–Albemarle.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Salvador and Washington, D.C.?
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