There are 5 ways to get from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala by bus, car or plane

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

Bus Autobuses FDN  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to Guatemala City

$41 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus Tica Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Tica Bus Guatemala Tica Bus San Carlos

$22 - $29

3 alternative options

Bus Transporte del SOL  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to Antigua Guatemala

$41

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala 169.2 miles

$19 - $29

Fly  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Guatemala City (GUA) SAL - GUA

$95 - $196

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala is to fly which costs $95 - $200 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between San Salvador and Antigua Guatemala is 193 km. The road distance is 270.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala. However, there are services departing from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos and arriving at Antigua Guatemala via Reformita and Guatemala El Trebol Zona 7. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between San Salvador, El Salvador and Antigua Guatemala?

Autobuses FDN operates a bus from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Skytrans fly from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala 4 times a day.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Salvador to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from San Salvador to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $240
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Salvador to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Tica Bus Guatemala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com

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