There are 7 ways to get from San Salvador to La Ceiba 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 Platinum Centro America  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba

$71 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus Hedman Alas  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to Tegucigalpa Hotel Marriott Pullmantur El Salvador
  2. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$50 - $108

5 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Drive from San Salvador to La Ceiba 336.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly San Salvador to Tegucigalpa, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Tegucigalpa (TGU) SAL - TGU
  2. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba

$232 - $841

Fly San Salvador to San Pedro Sula, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to San Pedro Sula (SAP) SAL - SAP
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba

$205 - $699

Fly San Salvador to La Ceiba  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to La Ceiba (LCE) SAL - LCE

$137 - $534

Bus to Tegucigalpa, fly to La Ceiba  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to Tegucigalpa
  2. Fly from Tegucigalpa (TGU) to La Ceiba (LCE) TGU - LCE

$123 - $333

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Salvador to La Ceiba is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Salvador to La Ceiba is to fly which costs $130 - $550 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between San Salvador and La Ceiba is 346 km. The road distance is 538.1 km.

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It takes approximately 13 h 7 min to get from San Salvador to La Ceiba, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Salvador to La Ceiba. However, there are services departing from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos and arriving at La Ceiba via San Salvador and San Pedro Sula. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between San Salvador, El Salvador and La Ceiba, Honduras?

You can take a bus from San Salvador to La Ceiba via San Salvador Tica Bus Terminal San Benito, San Salvador, and San Pedro Sula in around 13 h 7 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Aerolineas fly from San Salvador to La Ceiba 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aerolineas
Website
als.aerocrs.net
Flights from San Salvador to La Ceiba via Roatan
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Salvador to La Ceiba via San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from San Salvador to La Ceiba via Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from San Salvador to La Ceiba via Roatan, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Salvador to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
CM Airlines
Website
cmairlines.com
Flights from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Bus operators
Platinum Centro America
Website
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from San Salvador to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from San Salvador to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Pullmantur

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