There are 5 ways to get from San Pedro Sula to El Salvador by plane, car or bus

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  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to San Salvador (SAL) SAP - SAL

$170 - $662

Cheapest option

Bus Autobuses FDN  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Río Hondo
  2. Take the bus from Río Hondo to San Salvador

$30

3 alternative options

Fly to Tegucigalpa, drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to Tegucigalpa (TGU) SAP - TGU
  2. Drive from Tegucigalpa to San Miguel

$101 - $188

Bus Platinum Centro America  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to San Salvador

$36 - $64

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from San Pedro Sula to San Salvador 221.7 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between San Pedro Sula, Honduras and El Salvador?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. flies from San Pedro Sula to Ilopango 3 times a day. Alternatively, Platinum Centro America operates a bus from San Pedro Sula to San Salvador once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
CM Airlines
Website
cmairlines.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to Río Hondo
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Bus from Río Hondo to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
lineadorada.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Pedro Sula and El Salvador is 212 km. The road distance is 355 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Pedro Sula to El Salvador is to bus which costs $31 and takes 14 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from San Pedro Sula to El Salvador is to fly which takes 2 h 54 min and costs $170 - $700.

No, there is no direct bus from San Pedro Sula to El Salvador. However, there are services departing from San Pedro Sula and arriving at San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos via San Salvador Tica Bus Terminal San Benito. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from San Pedro Sula to El Salvador, including transfers.