Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from El Paso to San Salvador
El Salvador has reopened its airports on September 19 with enhanced health protocols (wearing of mask at all times, social distancing, and temperature checks).
El Salvador will not allow entry to non-resident foreign nationals that have been in the UK and South Africa in the last 30 days.
All travelers must present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken within 72 hours prior to departure to board the flight, except travelers younger than 2 years old and travelers with a diplomatic, official, service, or special passport. Consult with the airline for full details prior to travel.
Travelers with a negative PCR test result will not be required to quarantine upon arrival.
There are currently 3,096 active cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in SV and 1,815 deaths as of Feb 24 2021
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There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 5h 34m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest round-trip tickets were found on Multiple Airlines ($344) and United Airlines ($401)
When flying out of El Paso you will be using El Paso, often referred to as El Paso Airport. You will be landing at San Salvador El Salvador Intl, also known as San Salvador Airport.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "The crew was extremely helpful and friendly!"
Cons: "The seats, overall, could have been more comfortable... I have somewhat of a backache after my trip."
Pros: "Fast easy flight"
Pros: "Crew was awesome"
Pros: "Great crew."
Cons: "More food choices, but what we had was good."
Pros: "Crew was extremely friendly"
Cons: "Cleaner window"
Pros: "It was ok"
Cons: "Seat the family together"
Pros: "We actually did not fly this route. We bought a car and drove home!"
Pros: "Delta One product is among the best in domestic US."
Cons: "Let passengers know that Delta One has a special check in area."
Pros: "Food, timeliness, comfort"
Cons: "Not sure"
Pros: "Clean plane. Excellent service flt DL0295 our flight attendant (Nancy, sorry didn’t get her last name) was fantastic."
Pros: "Good snack selection. Crew was personable."
Pros: "The crew was amazing this round I got good seats"
Cons: "Forgot my earphones so I had to read a book. I never asked nor did I see earphones"
Cons: "Crew didn’t serve drinks/snacks; otherwise nice and short flight"
Pros: "Flight attendant in first class was amazing."
Cons: "Seats were a little tight."
Pros: "Immagration was fast and organized didn't take long to move through customs. Quick and smooth"
Pros: "Bulkhead seating is great! Seems like food is improving... Keep up the good work!"
Cons: "Eventhough booked more than 6 mos in advance, could not find a second seat in COMFORT PLUS section! Bathrooms should be attended by flight crews more frequently! Where's the latest movies?"
Pros: "Quick and smooth boarding. Crew was very pleasant and welcoming. Temperature was for the most part comfortable. Quick disembarkment"
Cons: "Very tight carry on space requiring gate check. Delay leaving aircraft. Seating at gate assigned. No options. This was a short flight and I was in an exit row, making this flight comfortable"
Pros: "The crew was helpful and very friendly. The boarding process was calm and orderly. The seating was comfortable and very relaxing. The service was frequent and available. The entertainment was up to date and easy to access. The temperature was perfect. The flight was calm and fast. The overall experience was awesome."
Cons: "ABSOLUTELY NOTHING!"
Cons: "Hassel about getting a visa to Cambodia. Refused to give me a boarding pass for 2nd and 3 rf leg of trip. Korean Air had no problems giving me yhe passes. Otter people had Delta boarding passes shivh they traded for Korran Aiir passes but the got better seats. Food was very good"
Pros: "Had the whole Comfort section to myself!"
Pros: "Plane was on time."
Cons: "My seat assignment was in the last row of the plan when the plane was not full"
Pros: "Large jet, attentive crew, on time."
Pros: "The Captain greeted each guest both on and off the plane !!"
Pros: "Airline was clean and upgraded, flight departed and arrived on time. Crew was courteous and professional."
Pros: "The space"
Cons: "No TVs"
Cons: "Lack of food options"
Pros: "great crew, very nice and helpful often looking for ways to serve people. More leg room. I had a free upgrade to exit row seating. Food was prettu good for a flight of that length."
Pros: "I like Delta's free messaging wifi although it is very S-L-O-W. I also enjoyed the free entertainment. They have a great variety to choose from."
Cons: "When the passenger in front reclines their seat it was in my face The legroom wasn’t terrible but I had a hard time even reading since it was so close"
Cons: "My daughter was stuck in SLC for 5 hours because there 1 cancelled flight and 1 delayed flight. It was very upsetting not knowing when she going to arrive in Denver."
Pros: "The t.v. 's at each seat"
Pros: "Efficient friendly staff"
Cons: "Kind of rough landing, but we are alive and well!"
Pros: "Free movies helped make the flight go faster. Also when possible my girlfriend and I were seated together despite having seats assigned at the gate."
Cons: "Being in zone three meant checking bags on every flight. That's a side effect of picking the cheapest tickets so not really Delta's fault but it says that I have to put something here."
Pros: "I was able to get a gluten free snack"
Cons: "Tried to get an upgrade at the gate and they said our ticket wouldn't allow it."
Pros: "Best flight so far. Thanks"
Cons: "Bumped from original seat. But that was ok."
Cons: "Again, not enough leg room. Also, our luggage did not make the connecting flight and we didn't get our bags unit the next morniing - late."
Pros: "Courteous crew"
Cons: "Not enough room. Older plane model. No screens for entertainment."
Pros: "Everything was easy to follow....All of the flights were on time and very comfortable...."
Cons: "Nothing to report that was bad..."
Pros: "It was a smooth ride and overall very enjoyable flight as the entertainment was very enjoyable and a lot to choose from"
Cons: "It was a smooth ride and overall very enjoyable flight as the entertainment was very enjoyable and a lot to choose from"
Cons: "Everything was perfect"
Pros: "The tv on the back of the headrest was great."
Cons: "Too much chatter over the intercom."
Pros: "Very professional and caring."
Cons: "they charge 300$ extra for a 14 year old child and dont give any service for the payment, they say it is to bring the child on and off the plane even though he can travel alone and has done it many times with other air lines. drive the parents uo the wall, make them wait endless time, and then they comlaine that thay have no time tofor the child and leave him standing with out even letting him to seat with the other air lines a child of 12 can travel alone."
Pros: "Not much"
Cons: "Dirty windows. Could not see out window. I have a photo if requested. I am 6'4" the plane was small cramped and uncomfortable."
Pros: "Smith TSA check in, smooth boarding, dinner AND breakfast, phone charging port, headphones, sleep mask, ear plugs, and excellent entertainment."
Cons: "2 passengers booked at the same time got assigned different seats at boarding. Luckily one passenger was kind enough to switch seats."
Pros: "Very easy flight & process"
Cons: "Very rough landing."
Pros: "The crew was great"
Cons: "All seats were booked, no covid-19 social distancing"
Pros: "Always a friendly crew"
Cons: "A slight delay that they could have been quicker to alert us of"
Cons: "Never heard the announcement for boarding resulting in me missing my flight. If it were just me I’d say all my fault but there were 12 people that did not hear the announcements."
Pros: "Is ok"
Cons: "More space between seat and free food"
Cons: "Flight was delayed and we almost missed our connecting flight, but the pilot was on our side and we made it just in time!"
Pros: "The crew was nice."
Cons: "EVERYTHING! We were supposed to leave at 7:30 pm and we ended up departing at 9pm"
Pros: "Someone got sick but the crew helped her right away. An ambulance was already waiting for her. Flight despite this arrived on time."
Cons: "The DVD/ movies was having an issue.., couldn’t play.. I had to ask to have it reset a few times."
Pros: "Like clockwork. New plane."
Cons: "the fact that they rushed everyone only to have you wait in the ramp"
Cons: "Flight got delayed which caused me to miss the last flight for my connecting flight."
Cons: "I didn’t like the food, worse I’ Ever taste"
Pros: "The selection of movies and games."
Cons: "The seats were very uncomfortable, the arm rest did not go up and the flight was delayed."
Cons: "2 published delays and then another 30 minues waiting to push away from gate. Almost 2 hours late"
Pros: "Latam would not transfer 1 medium baggage from LATAM to Avianca at Lima"
Pros: "Non stop and an on time arrival after 20 min delay at phl when no gate agent could deplane previous flight. After being re-ticketed from overbooked united flight all in all not bad at all."
Cons: "They happen from time to time,... from many unassigned seats causing long gate line where several butted to the front to random noises during the flight from passengers to 6 bathroom trip guy just weird all around. Plus the multiple gate changes by PHL which are to be expected. Just a regular PHL departure,..."
Cons: "Why go through security over again as a transit passenger? Especially, as Lima airport security appears poorly organized."
Pros: "On time! That pretty much says it all. I think American did a great job at everything they had control of."
Cons: "Having connecting flights that seem like they are miles apart. I’m sure there is a good reason for this but it is annoying to have to change concourses at these huge airports."
Pros: "Everything happy and in time. Nice staff"
Pros: "Worst airline food in years."
Cons: "Food was bad on all 4 legs of trip"
Cons: "Remained on tarmac too long before allowed to disembark airplane in San Salvador. However, I did not miss my connection because of it. Did not offer enough water during flight! I was getting dehydrated."
Cons: "No complains"
Pros: "Relatively quick, friendly crew, on time (boarding, departure, arrival)"
Cons: "Hit a bit of turbulence, food was good, but can be improved"
Pros: "the flight was AVIANCA , not American Airlines"
Cons: "Tiny airplane. We had a delay of 2 hours."
Pros: "Roomy seats"
Cons: "Long wait for clearance"
Pros: "Good food, kind staff, free booze"
Pros: "Good food!"
Pros: "On time and what was advertised. Considering that the flight was after Thanksgiving and very full, we still had a good experience."
Pros: "Boarding gate people were great about being communicative about the delay situation"
Cons: "Delay for...rain"
Pros: "one more bag"
Cons: "The employees treated me poorly"
Pros: "Customer service in general"
Cons: "Boading could be smoother. Some customers had a hard time to put a luggage into the upper compartment and blocked a passage."
Cons: "Not a fan of baggage fees especially this high for only one checked. Next time Southwest Air, I guess."
Pros: "Las aeromosas muy amables y profesionales."
Cons: "Los asientos incómodos que no funcionaban el cambio de posición. El pago de sobrepeso escandalozo; por 10 Libras $160 más extra fees...."
Pros: "It was comfortable, nice staff and had a meal as well"
Pros: "Great entertainment my second leg with personal TVs and great selection of movies and games. Also got great exit row seating for no additional price!"
Pros: "The flight was fast and good service"
Cons: "En El Salvador the person who check my luggage was rude And throw my medicines to the garbage and she told That I need a proscription from my Dr , never it happen before , I think she work for El Salvador airport but she was rude"
Pros: "Solo que a la 1:10pm le comunique al sobrecargo del vuelo Avianca #928 Lima _ salvador 1010 1: 20 pm hora local me di cuenta que se quedo el anillo de matrimonio en el paso de migración en la bandeja, el sobrecargo me di una instrucción que debía hablar con el encargado del Salvador la Srta Geaninia Gomez indica que como no es pérdida dentro del avión no se hacen responsables, lo que no estoy de acuerdo que me digan eso ya que es trayecto del vuelo que estaba realizando voy a tomar medidas para presentar un reclamo ya que es un valor sentimental ya que ni me dejaron ir a ver estando casi 40 minutos y sentí que no me ayudaron por los menos con una llamada en el departamento."
Pros: "Everything was very pleasant for myself and my four year old grandson. Have never had any problems flying with American Airlines. Thank you"
Pros: "good attention"
Pros: "Tvs on last flight"
Cons: "Overnight delay in Dallas."
Pros: "It got me where I needed to be safely."
Cons: "The most uncomfortable flight ever. Cramps in legs and seat would go back a bit so I could get somewhat comfortable."
Cons: "Movies broken has to change seat"
Cons: "Internet is kinda hard to get connected to sometimes."
Pros: "Flights were on time and smooth. Some of the planes were fairly new."
Cons: "Paid for each bag, on one regional flight the.plane was falling apart on the inside with no padding on the seat, armrest padding coming off the seats in multiple seats."
Pros: "The crew and all employees were very nice and did their best to ensure that my travels went smoothly. The flight was not so comfortable but I didn't mind much. Over all good flight"
Pros: "Things went ok"
Cons: "The plane was old"
Cons: "Muy mal servicio, no dieron ni agua solo galletas vencidas ni una bebida, muy mala experiencia no recomiendo viajar en UNITED"
Pros: "Seats are too crowded."
Pros: "The price for flight was great. Layover was perfectly timed and didn’t have to wait long before boarding."
Pros: "It was a mediocre flight. No frills."
Cons: "Seats could be more comfortable."
Pros: "Flight attendant hooked it up with a whole open isle of seating and free drinks!"
Pros: "We arrived safely"
Cons: "The plane was only 3 seats across, one seat, aisle, two seats. Very tiny!"
Cons: "It was repeatedly delayed."
Pros: "Food tasted great, pilot did great job, bathroom easily available, cabin service reasonable."
Cons: "Unable to sleep, too uncomfortable"
Cons: "Taggged carry-on bag, claimed A/C had no space, when I boarded saw lots of bin space not used. I am on a transfer to Intl. fight, so in sFO had to claim baggage and go through all of security again"
Pros: "Great service in business class, as always."
Cons: "Weather system on the way down, but the pilot and first officer were tops"
Pros: "Nothing, The flight didn't happen"
Cons: "Waited for 6.5 hours for the flight to get cancelled and rescheduled for a week later."
Pros: "Overall I am so disappointed"
Cons: "Deleyed flight in Huston, my baggage’s stayed behind"
Cons: "Got in 30 minutes early and then had to wait the full 30 minutes to get to a gate at midnight when there were empty gates everywhere, completely inane. They could of deplaned us at Southwest next door and then moved the plane for the next day. Really stupid. Think of all the fuel wasted sitting on the tarmac at an empty airport to boot."
Pros: "Everything was good !"
Pros: "Curtial personnel"
Cons: "Late departures both ways."
Pros: "Oh all try other airline next time"
Cons: "2hours and 30 minutes delay time for unreasonable issue And a bayless little drink for 8 dollars + tax really."
Cons: "The plane was 3 hrs late from dulles to houston ww were only given snack they should given us a full lunch."
Pros: "Is goood"
Cons: "Very good"
Pros: "I liked that the crew was nice and caring."
Cons: "I didn't like the take off or landing."
Pros: "Upgraded to forst xlass minute and super glad I did. My flight company was the perfect stranger to talk like with and the flight attendant was quite lovely and accomodating."
Cons: "This is about my 3rd FC experience where the 2nd meal option was not availbale for everyone. other than that drink service was prompt and bountiful!"
Pros: "Crew was great. Very patient with a difficult situation."
Cons: "Issue with something in the bathroom. I was on the plane watching them decide what to do for 20 minutes or more. Then I had to de-plane (just my row) while they cleaned. Then they decided it was too wet. Everyone deplaned. They changed planes and we didn't leave for hours. Seems like they could have found the issue and changed planes before we boarded."
Pros: "Staff was friendly. And,Handicap assistance was good."
Cons: "Check in was very complicated & inconvienent! They wouldn't accept my gift bank card. Then we had to pay for a card because they didnt accept cash either,& nowhere,to get,cash. My husband had to leave &get money out,which took a,half hour-no easy way to check in."
Pros: "Entertainment in flight"
Cons: "Seat room"
Pros: "Good flight"
Cons: "Too tight to sit in seat"
Pros: "Friendly atmosphere"
Pros: "Overall, the flight and crew were great. Thank you."
Pros: "No delays, everything went smooth"
Pros: "free entertainment system with movies, spacious seats and overhead space, drinks served, arrived early"
Pros: "Helpfully and we'll guided"
Pros: "'Nuff said"
Cons: "Everything else was great!!!"
Cons: "lack of storage space overhead. cramped seating. old plane. no wifi or entertainment."
Pros: "Our first leg of the flight was great."
Cons: "My husband was upgraded to first class, but they wouldn't upgrade me. The rep at the boarding station was very, very rude as well. We will reconsider when it's time for the next trip. We do have a choice on who we fly with."
Pros: "The staff was wonderful, the flight was smooth, and everything was a relaxed atmosphere."
Cons: "Grinding and whining while plane in taxi- extremely loud frinding when landing gear engaged and disengaged"
Pros: "Very friendly crew. Time listed was a 4.45 hour flight but they got us there in 4 instead! Makes a big difference when flying late at night."
Cons: "Ran out of overhead space so all of boarding group 5 had to check their bags. Normally not an issue, however it was a late night flight so adding extra wait time at the airport for luggage was not ideal. Entertainment buttons on my seat did not work either. Would have paid for the movies and TV selections but I couldn't even hit submit when I swiped my credit card."
Pros: "I realy enjoy the flight"
Cons: "Wifi is wrong"
Pros: "Flight was cancelled night before. Rep said impossoble to get him home the same day. Looking online there were flights available, just more expensive and doesnt follow their policy. Very disapointed."
Cons: "Inable to to rebook flight in same day because of "policies""
Pros: "Flight was on time; both ground and flight crews were pleasant and efficient."
Cons: "They were out of ginger ale, my beverage of choice :-)"
Pros: "Quick bording, organized. Smooth flight."
Cons: "On board entertainment lacked horribly unless you are willing to pay extra. And the on flight snack was a joke."
Pros: "Excellent responsive service start to finish."
Pros: "No issues or delays"
Pros: "Flight was on-time with departure and arrival."
Cons: "The air fare was way over priced."
Pros: "Everything was smooth"
Cons: "My flight was booked canceled then changed and rebooked without me knowing for a month later I was supposed to leave June 5th not July 5th I had to pay a extra $409 this trip cost me $781.00 for no reason I will Never use kayak again."
Pros: "The Airbus 380 was nice"
Cons: "Lost our luggage took 4 days to finally get it"
Pros: "Oh everything was great the crew ,the airplane have more space in the seats ..I ll give it a 10.."
Pros: "Flight was not longer."
Cons: "No free entertainment. Didn't give out headphones until an hour into the flight. Tight seating. No meal service."
Pros: "No issues ELP to HOU"
Cons: "1st plane felt and sounded like it was going to fall apart"
Airlines flying from El Paso to San Salvador have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from El Paso to San Salvador
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from El Paso to San Salvador
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from El Paso to San Salvador
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from El Paso to San Salvador
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