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The distance between Guatemala City and San Salvador is 203 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Avianca, United Airlines, Copa Airlines, Transportes Aéreos Guatemaltecos, and Volaris. Guatemala City and San Salvador have 84 direct flights per week.

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

Transportes Aéreos Guatemaltecos on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Guatemala City to San Salvador

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
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Transportes Aéreos GuatemaltecosTGU5UYesNo
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

El Salvador COVID-19 travel restrictions

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El Salvador

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  • Travel is allowed

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

  • No quarantine required

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

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

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

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

  • Health pass may be required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Guatemala

Additional information
  • Mandatory health screening upon arrival

  • Masks are mandatory in public

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 El Salvador in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Guatemala City to San Salvador?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Guatemala City and San Salvador takes around 0.83 hours.
What is the flight distance between Guatemala City and San Salvador?
The flight distance between Guatemala City and San Salvador is 203 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Guatemala City and San Salvador?
Several carriers operate flights between Guatemala City and San Salvador. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Avianca, Transportes Aéreos Guatemaltecos.
What are the most popular routes to and from Guatemala City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Guatemala City and San José, Mexico City, Cancún, Los Angeles, Tijuana, Denver, New York, Houston, Miami, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Nashville, Orlando, Guadalajara, San Francisco, Boston, San José del Cabo, Minneapolis, Panama City, Charlotte.
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., New York, Houston, San José, Denver, Mexico City, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Tijuana, Charlotte, Miami, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Raleigh, Dallas, Bogotá, Cancún, Omaha, San Juan.
What airports are near Guatemala City?
The main airport in Guatemala City is La Aurora International. It is also served by La Aurora International.
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.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Guatemala City and San Salvador?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Guatemala City and San Salvador thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Guatemala City and San Salvador 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?
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