There are 9 ways to get from Tijuana to San Salvador by plane, bus or car

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 San Diego to San Salvador  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to San Salvador (SAL) SAN - SAL

$328 - $1,011

Cheapest option

Fly Tijuana to San Salvador  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to San Salvador (SAL) TIJ - SAL

$127 - $514

7 alternative options

Fly Tijuana to Guatemala City, bus  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Guatemala City (GUA) TIJ - GUA
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador

$239 - $783

Fly San Diego to Guatemala City, bus  •  15 h 42 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Guatemala City (GUA) SAN - GUA
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador

$340 - $1,030

Bus, drive  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico
  2. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Arriaga Occ
  3. Take the bus from Arriaga to Tapachula
  4. Drive from Tapachula to Retalhuleu
  5. Take the bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador

$170 - $318

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula to San Salvador

$202 - $289

Bus TAP  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico
  2. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Retalhuleu
  4. Take the bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador

$200 - $349

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  3 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Matamoros
  2. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Retalhuleu
  4. Take the bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador

$270 - $437

Drive  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Drive from Tijuana to San Salvador 2861.2 miles

$380 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to San Salvador is to fly which costs $2400 - $10000 and takes 9 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana to San Salvador is to fly which costs $2400 - $10000 and takes 9 h 35 min.

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The distance between Tijuana and San Salvador is 3512 km. The road distance is 4577.9 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to get from Tijuana to San Salvador, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to San Salvador. However, there are services departing from Tijuana and arriving at San Salvador via Guadalajara, México Central Norte and Tapachula. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22 h.

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What companies run services between Tijuana, Mexico and San Salvador, El Salvador?

United Airlines, Delta and five other airlines fly from Tijuana to San Salvador hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tijuana to San Salvador via Guadalajara, Mexico City North Bus Terminal, México Central Norte, and Tapachula in around 2 days 22 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Durango, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Leon/Guanajuato, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Durango, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Leon/Guanajuato, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to San Salvador via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to San Salvador via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
11 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Diego to San Salvador via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Mexico City, Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to San Salvador via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to San Salvador via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to San Salvador via Miami
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
12 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Cancun
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Tijuana to San Salvador via Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Arriaga
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$55 - $80
Economy
$45 - $70
Bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$75 - $110
Economy
$70 - $110
AutobusesAexa
Phone
52 (961) 638-5018
Email
info@autobusesaexa.com
Website
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Arriaga to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Trans Galgos Inter
Phone
2232-3661
Email
transgalgosinter@hotmail.com
Website
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Tapachula to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Retalhuleu
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$97
Primera Select
$105
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $55
Full Fare
$40 - $60
Regular Price
$49
Internet Discount
$44
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
44 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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