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Fares from $102 One Way, $154 Round Trip from San Salvador to San Jose

Prices starting at $154 for return flights and $102 for one-way flights to San Jose were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To San Jose from San Salvador

Route Information for Flights from San Salvador to San Jose

Origin Airport IATA CodeSAL
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJO
Distance405 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSA AVIANCA, Iberia
Earliest Flight Arrival5:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:20AM UTC

Flights Review

Sep 22, 2018

No,you are doing PERFECT, Thanks; because I really enjoyed this time.

Jun 18, 2018

Free food and free checked bag. Was awesome!

Feb 8, 2018

Check in on-line a day earlier! We arrived at the airport 1h 40m before the flight and if we had not checked in online, we would not have been allowed to board! A late taxi can be a disaster!

Finding Flights from San Salvador to San Jose

Flights Out of El Salvador International Airport

If you're looking for cheap flights from San Salvador, Orbitz.com 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 Orbitz.com for a hassle-free, seamless booking process.

San Jose Airport Information

When you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket, you will have a variety of cheap flights to San Jose to choose from. There are nine air passenger carriers that service the Mineta San José International Airport. American Airlines, Delta, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, United, US Airways and Volaris use Terminal A, while Southwest and Alaska Airlines use Terminal B. The airport offers easy access to the city, as it is less than five miles northwest of downtown San Jose.

Ground Transportation in San Jose

If you hop on the VTA Airport Flyer, you will be able to access the Amtrak, the Metro Light Rail and Caltrain railways, Greyhound buses and the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART). The Monterey Airbus and Santa Cruz Airport Flyer also make scheduled stops at the airport. There are several cab companies that service the airport, with fares between $15 and $20 for transportation into downtown San Jose. Book your flight with Orbitz.com, and you can also find deals on hotels that offer free airport shuttle service, or you can simply rent a car so that you can get around during your stay.

San Jose Weather Information

San Jose gets very little rainfall, and the year-round temperatures are rather moderate. You can expect the winter months to be in the low 40s to high 50s, and the summer months rarely venture higher than the low 80s. Nights can be cool in San Jose, so make sure you pack a light jacket or layer your clothes to accommodate the change in temperature.

What to Do in San Jose

If you're traveling with children, be sure to visit the Raging Waters water park, the Happy Hollow Park and Zoo and the Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose. Adults might prefer to visit one of the many museums, art galleries and theaters in San Jose. Whatever you decide to do while you're there, don't forget to come back to Orbitz.com to book cheap flights to San Jose for your next trip.

Flights from San Salvador to San Jose - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Salvador to San Jose?

Volaris Costa Rica and AVIANCA offer nonstop flights from San Salvador (SAL-El Salvador Intl.) to San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), which means you won't have to worry about switching planes or being bored during a layover.

What is the shortest flight from San Salvador to San Jose?

It can be as a short and sweet as 1 hour and 15 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the trip from San Salvador to San Jose.

What airlines fly from San Salvador (and vicinity) to San Jose (and vicinity) most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Volaris Costa Rica (Q6), which frequently services this route. This airline offers 60 flights every month between San Salvador Airport (SAL-El Salvador Intl.) and San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.). Alternatively, lock in your favorite window (or aisle) seat with Avianca (AV). You'll have 57 monthly flights between San Salvador (and vicinity) and San Jose (and vicinity) to take your pick of with this airline.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Jose?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to San Jose have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to San Jose with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Jose without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 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.