There are 6 ways to get from San Salvador to Flores by plane, bus, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Flores (FRS) SAL - FRS

$177 - $710

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Bus, drive  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal de Buses de Occidente, Calle El Estadio No 2, Colonia El Rosal, Colonia 3 de Mayo, Reparto Caribe, San Salvador, Municipio de San Salvador, Departamento de San Salvador, El Salvador to Santa Ana 218 / ...
  2. Drive from Texistepeque to Chiquimula
  3. Take the bus from Chiquimula to Flores - Santa Elena

$23 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus Autobuses FDN  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to Guatemala City
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Flores - Santa Elena Especial Guatemala City / ...

$39 - $50

Bus Turansa  •  16 h

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

$84 - $121

Shuttle, bus  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from La Libertad to Guatemala City
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala Zona 1 to Santa Elena Terminal Línea Dorada Zona 1

$64 - $102

Drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Drive from San Salvador to Flores 367.2 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from San Salvador to Flores is to bus and drive which costs $23 - $29 and takes 11 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Salvador to Flores is to fly which costs $170 - $750 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Salvador to Flores. However, there are services departing from San Salvador and arriving at Flores - Santa Elena via Guatemala City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h.

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The distance between San Salvador and Flores is 368 km. The road distance is 587.5 km.

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The best way to get from San Salvador to Flores without a car is to bus which takes 15 h and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from San Salvador to Flores, including transfers.

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San Salvador to Flores bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, depart from San Salvador station.

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The best way to get from San Salvador to Flores is to fly which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $170 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 15 h.

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There is no direct flight from San Salvador Airport to Flores Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 54 min and has one stopover.

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San Salvador to Flores bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, arrive at Flores - Santa Elena station.

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Map of how to get from San Salvador to Flores.
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  • Distance: 229.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

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

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., TAG Airlines and Skytrans fly from San Salvador to Flores 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Salvador to Flores via Guatemala City in around 15 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Salvador to Flores via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from San Salvador to Flores via San Jose, Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from San Salvador to Flores via Tegucigalpa, Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from San Salvador to Flores via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Bus operators
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Terminal de Buses de Occidente, Calle El Estadio No 2, Colonia El Rosal, Colonia 3 de Mayo, Reparto Caribe, San Salvador, Municipio de San Salvador, Departamento de San Salvador, El Salvador to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
bus
Bus from San Salvador to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Transporte Maria Elena
Phone
+502 7942 4420
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Chiquimula to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
Bus from Guatemala City to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $28
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
Turansa
Website
turansa.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Flores
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
turansa.com
Guatemala Transportation
Phone
+5027762-2496
Website
guatemalatransportation.com
Shuttle from La Libertad to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
guatemalatransportation.com
Book at
guatemalatransportation.com

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