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Fares from $152 One Way, $293 Round Trip from San Salvador to New York

Prices starting at $293 for return flights and $152 for one-way flights to New York were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Jan 8, 2020


Jun 22, 2019

Great service and friendly tripulación

Dec 20, 2018

A good experience

May 7, 2018

It was a good flight

Apr 1, 2018

Exit row seats did not recline. Wish I'd have known this, as my 7 hour flight to JFK was excruciating.

Route Information for Flights from San Salvador to New York

Origin Airport IATA CodeSAL
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
Distance3369 km
Direct Flight AirlinesEVA Air, SA AVIANCA, Turkish Airlines, ANA, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival7:30AM UTC

Traveling from San Salvador to New York

Flights Out of El Salvador International Airport

If you're looking for cheap flights from San Salvador, can help you find the deals you're looking for. Use the site's interface to book cheap airline tickets, hotel rooms and even rental cars. Flights out of San Salvador leave from the El Salvador International Airport, also known as Comalapa International Airport. The airport is located 31 miles from the center of San Salvador and is a thoroughly modern airport with plenty of amenities, including comfortable waiting rooms, Wi-Fi and full-service restaurants. The airlines servicing the airport include American Airlines, Delta Airlines and Spirit Airlines.

Transportation to El Salvador International Airport

If you rent a car in San Salvador, you can drop it off at the airport when you arrive for your flight. There are taxi services that go to and from the airport, but they don't have meters. Make sure you agree on a price before you get into the cab. Buses 138 and 400 run between the city and the airport every 30 minutes and cost $1.

Parking at the Airport

There's long-term and short-term parking at the airport. Short-term parking is 60 cents an hour or $3.50 per day. Long-term parking is 60 cents per hour or $2.50 per day.

Dining at the Airport

There are plenty of places to eat in this modern airport. The Coffee Cup is the perfect place to stop if you'd like to grab a bite to eat before an early morning flight. Book your cheap flights from San Salvador through for a hassle-free, seamless booking process.

New York Airport Information

There are two major airports, John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and LaGuardia, that service travelers flying into New York City. When you use to book your flights to New York, you will be able to choose from almost every major domestic and international air passenger carrier. LaGuardia Airport is roughly nine miles east of Manhattan, while JFK is almost 20 miles to the southeast. If you can't find the flight that you want, you can also fly into Newark International Airport, roughly 19 miles northeast of Manhattan.

Ground Transportation in New York

New York has plenty of public transportation, so getting around should be fairly easy. If you fly into LaGuardia, you will have to take a taxi, bus, or shared van for at least a portion of the trip, because there is no rail or subway service from the airport. Expect a cab ride from LaGuardia to Manhattan to cost anywhere from $20 to $40. Although JFK is further from the city, you can hop on the AirTrain, which will take you to the subway or the Long Island Railroad. If you choose to take a cab from JFK into Manhattan, expect to pay $45 or more for the ride. You will also be responsible for any tolls that are incurred during the trip. If you use to book your hotel, you may be able to find one that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

New York Area Weather Information

New York tends to be cold in the winter, wet in the spring and humid in the summer. Winter temperatures fluctuate between the 20s and 30s, while summer temperatures can soar to the 90s. New York City averages 27 inches of snow each winter, so be sure to pack your parka and snow boots if you plan to be there between November and February. Use the travel planner to put together your itinerary and choose a temperate time to visit the city.

What to Do in New York

New York City is an urban adventurer's paradise. From the theaters on Broadway to the lights in Times Square, there is are activities for all ages. Go skating in Central Park, take a horse-and-buggy ride around Central Park South or go shopping on Fifth Avenue. Although New York is home to some of the finest restaurants on the east coast, don't forget to try the rich variety of street foods that are available. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use the next time you are looking for budget flights to New York.

Flights from San Salvador to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Salvador to New York?

If you want to fly from San Salvador Airport (SAL-El Salvador Intl.) to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) as quickly as you can, we're thrilled to tell you that there are multiple carriers offering direct flights. They include AVIANCA and Volaris Costa Rica.

What is the shortest flight from San Salvador to New York?

From San Salvador, the thrilling sights and sounds of New York are around 3 hours and 31 minutes away. Be sure to book your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with a little more legroom, and get to your destination in comfort.

How many hours flight from San Salvador to New York?

It usually takes around 6 hours and 23 minutes to jet from San Salvador Airport (SAL-El Salvador Intl.) to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.). You'll be in your seat for a good amount of time, so think about bringing some entertainment, like a gripping novel or your travel journal.

What airlines have the most flights from San Salvador to New York?

A hassle-free, full-of-fun vacation starts with selecting a high quality airline. AVIANCA (AV) operates 61 flights each month from San Salvador Airport (SAL-El Salvador Intl.) to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.). Why not hop on board and find out why it has a reputation for being one of the best? Also investigate the deals from Volaris Costa Rica (Q6). Offering 13 flights every month between San Salvador and New York, they make the journey just as delightful as the destination.


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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.