Country codes El Salvador

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

SV

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

SLV

Internet TLD

.sv

Phone calling code

503

Large airports

1

Medium airports

1

Small airports

22

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

24

Largest airports in El Salvador

There are 1 large airports in El Salvador.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
MSLP SAL Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport Large airport San Salvador (San Luis Talpa)

Airport codes in El Salvador

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
MSSS Ilopango International Airport Medium airport San Salvador
MSLP SAL Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport Large airport San Salvador (San Luis Talpa)

About El Salvador

El Salvador (native name: El Salvador) is a country located in Central America. In total, the population of the country reaches 6.5 million inhabitants. Its capital is San Salvador.

The international country code of El Salvador is SV or SLV. Neighbouring countries are Guatemala and Honduras.

The common language in El Salvador is Spanish(Español).
The only officially used currency is United States dollar. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the United States dollar with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 1 large, 1 medium and about 22 small airports in El Salvador.

Travel to El Salvador

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for El Salvador

Health

  • Malaria
    Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions
  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Yellow fever
    Yellow fever does not occur in this country. However, vaccination is required if you are traveling from a country with the risk of yellow fever
  • Tyfoid
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

The tap water in El Salvador is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 22.9°C (January) and 26.7°C (May).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

Police
911
Ambulance
132
Fire departmemt
913

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Car rental

Rent a car in El Salvador

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to El Salvador.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in El Salvador quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your trip to El Salvador

Travel insurance helps protect against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It’s a wise thing to get travel insurance because you can easily spend over GBP 10,000 for treatment and transportation expenses. Don’t wait too long before purchasing a travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.

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