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The best prices from Chicago to San Salvador are usually found in January or March, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to San Salvador (SAL)

CHI - SAL
Price
$372 - $745
SAL
Temperature
87.8 - 93.2 °F
SAL
Rainfall
0 - 0.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$372

From Chicago to San Salvador

One-way from

$64

One-way flight from Chicago to San Salvador

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to San Salvador?

Departing on a Wednesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 12% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to San Salvador?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 9% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to San Salvador 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $399, or $418 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to San Salvador?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Salvador from Chicago. Prices for August average $378 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $226. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to San Salvador (CHI - SAL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to San Salvador in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 15% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to San Salvador in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CHI to SAL flights for January, February
10 Feb - 1 Mar
$166pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$167pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$178pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to San Salvador 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Salvador from Chicago found for this year
10 Feb - 1 Mar
$166pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$167pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$178pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to San Salvador

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Salvador from Chicago, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$203pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$206pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Jan - 31 Jan
$212pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to San Salvador from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to San Salvador
12:40 am - 7:50 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 10m
ORD - SAL
Spirit Airlines
$64
mytrip.com
12:40 am - 7:50 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 10m
ORD - SAL
Spirit Airlines
$65
FlyFar
12:40 am - 7:50 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 10m
ORD - SAL
Spirit Airlines
$72
CheapFlights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to San Salvador flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to San Salvador

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to San Salvador due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and San Salvador for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to San Salvador El Salvador Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago to San Salvador El Salvador Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to San Salvador El Salvador Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to San Salvador El Salvador Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to San Salvador for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to San Salvador for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $166, but on average you can expect to pay $202.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to San Salvador for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to San Salvador, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to San Salvador for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to San Salvador within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than San Salvador?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 93 °F on average in the month of February. The temperature in San Salvador is typically hotter than in Chicago. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Chicago to San Salvador?

For as low as $383, Delta can have you in San Salvador from Chicago in 6h 37m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to San Salvador round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($166), offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to San Salvador. You may be able to fly from Chicago to San Salvador for 61% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to San Salvador one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $64.

Alternative routes for Chicago to San Salvador

Destination information for San Salvador

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to San Salvador
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.00
Average temperature for January in San Salvador
91.4 °F

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing San Salvador

Top 8 airlines flying from Chicago to San Salvador

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to San Salvador choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Interjet
$241 $361 No cancel fee 68%
Spirit Airlines
$153 $386 No cancel fee 65%
Aeromexico
$358 $418 No cancel fee N/A
Avianca
$366 $472 No cancel fee 71%
Copa Airlines
$365 $475 No cancel fee 70%
Delta
$376 $502 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$384 $541 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$382 $552 No cancel fee 69%
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