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There are 6 ways to get from San Salvador to Cayos Cochinos (Island) by bus, ferry or plane

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Bus, ferry, travel

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
  3. Take the ferry from La Ceiba to Utila
  4. Travel from Utila to French Harbor

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Bus to Tegucigalpa, fly to Roatan

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to Tegucigalpa
  2. Fly from Tegucigalpa (TGU) to Roatan (RTB)

Bus, ferry, travel via La Ceiba

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
  3. Take the ferry from La Ceiba to Utila
  4. Travel from Utila to French Harbor

Bus to San Pedro Sula, fly to Roatan

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
  2. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to Roatan (RTB)

Fly San Salvador to San Pedro Sula, bus, ferry, travel

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to San Pedro Sula (SAP)
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
  3. Take the ferry from La Ceiba to Utila
  4. Travel from Utila to French Harbor

Bus to San Salvador, fly to Roatan

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to El Zonte
  2. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Roatan (RTB)

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Salvador to Cayos Cochinos (Island) is to bus and fly which costs $120 - $240 and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from San Salvador to Cayos Cochinos (Island) is to bus and fly which costs $300 - $750 and takes 5h 30m.

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The distance between San Salvador and Cayos Cochinos (Island) is 387 km.

It takes approximately 11h 58m to get from San Salvador to Cayos Cochinos (Island), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tegucigalpa Airport to Roatan Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Aerolineas and LANHSA offer flights from Tegucigalpa Airport to Roatan Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Salvador to Cayos Cochinos (Island).
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  • Distance: 386.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 58m

What companies run services between San Salvador, El Salvador and Cayos Cochinos (Island), Honduras?

There is no direct connection from San Salvador to Cayos Cochinos (Island). However, you can take the bus to San Pedro Sula, take the taxi to San Pedro Sula, take the bus to La Ceiba, take the drive to La Ceiba, take the ferry to Utila, then take the travel to French Harbor. Alternatively, you can take the bus to San Pedro Sula, take the taxi to San Pedro Sula, take the bus to La Ceiba, take the drive to La Ceiba, take the ferry to Utila, then take the travel to French Harbor.

Airlines
Aerolineas
Website
aerososa.com
Flights from Tegucigalpa to Roatan
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Roatan
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
LANHSA
Website
lanhsahn.com
Flights from Tegucigalpa to Roatan via La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $380
Volaris El Salvador
Website
volaris.com
Flights from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from San Salvador to Roatan
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Bus operators
Tica Bus
Phone
+52 962 625 2435
Email
info@ticabus.com
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Bus from San Salvador to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
ticabus.com
EMTRAIOL
Phone
+504 3313 1812
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes Congolón
Phone
+504 9685-0541, +50498718218
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
facebook.com
Diana Express
Phone
+504 552-8952
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transportedianaexpress.jimdo.com
Transportes Mirna
Phone
+504 2516-2078
Bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes Cristina
Phone
+504-2225-0233/1446
Bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Astrall
Email
102astrall@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Salvador to El Zonte
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Utila Dream Ferry
Phone
+504 2425-3191
Email
info@utilaferry.com
Ferry from La Ceiba to Utila
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
utilaferry.com
Standard
$25
VIP
$28
Utila Princess
Website
utilaprincess.com
Ferry from La Ceiba to Utila
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
utilaprincess.com

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