There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to San Salvador  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Salvador (SAL) LAX - SAL

$232 - $565

Cheapest option

Fly to Guatemala City, bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Guatemala City (GUA) LAX - GUA
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City Holiday Inn to Santa Ana

$219 - $420

2 alternative options

Fly to Tegucigalpa, drive  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tegucigalpa (TGU) LAX - TGU
  2. Drive from Tegucigalpa to San Miguel

$273 - $581

Drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to San Salvador 2926.1 miles

$340 - $500

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and El Salvador?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Delta and four other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Ilopango hourly.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Los Angeles to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to San Salvador via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Salvador via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via Mexico City, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via Miami
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tegucigalpa via Panama City
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Los Angeles to El Salvador?

The distance between Los Angeles and El Salvador is 3712 km. The road distance is 4682 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador?

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador is to fly and bus which costs $210 - $420 and takes 13 h 4 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador?

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador is to fly which takes 8 h 14 min and costs $230 - $600.

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador?

It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Los Angeles to El Salvador, including transfers.