Also known as Avianca El Salvador, TACA Airlines commenced its journey in the aviation industry in 1931. Its head office is located in San Salvador. It used to be the proud flag carrier of El Salvador. Post its merger with Avianca Holdings S.A., it earned the distinction of being one of the 7 branded national air carriers of its parent company.
TACA Airlines is affiliated with one of the world’s largest international airline alliances— Star Alliance. The airline operates flights from its hub at Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport in San Luis Talpa, La Paz. Travelers frequently flying on TACA Airlines flights can avail several benefits with the airline’s exclusive loyalty program called LifeMiles.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
Travelers can book TACA Airlines tickets to numerous destinations throughout North, Latin and South America. One may find flight deals to destinations like San Salvador, Belize City, Bogotá, San José, Havana, Guayaquil, Guatemala City, Mexico City, New York City, etc.
The airline currently operates a fleet of more than 30 aircraft including Airbus and Embraer aircraft.
A TACA Airlines reservation will entitle you to some world-class amenities and services.
Passengers can relish some delectable cuisines prepared with the finest of ingredients. An exotic selection of beverages is also available to choose from.
Passengers with dietary preferences can place special meal requests at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled departure time of the flight.
A separate menu is available for infants and children up to 11 years of age.
Readers will have a great time with the airline’s inflight magazine called Avianca Magazine along with other reading material.
After your airline tickets are confirmed, please make sure to check out the exact baggage allowances as per your route and travel class of the flight.
All flyers are permitted to carry one piece of baggage that must adhere to the following requirements:
The maximum weight of the bag must not be more than 22 lbs.
The dimensions of the bag must be less than 45 inches.
Flyers are also allowed to bring one personal item such as prosthesis/crutches/wheelchair, baby cot, other baby items, laptop, binoculars, camera, walking cane, blanket, ladies bag, etc.
All carry-on baggage must fit in the overhead bin or below the seat in front of you.
For flights to/from USA, Canada, Mexico and Spain:
Passengers traveling in Business Class can carry up to 2 pieces of baggage. Both the bags combined must not weigh more than 70 lbs. The total dimensions cannot exceed 62 inches.
Passengers traveling in Economy Class are also allowed 2 pieces of baggage. The weight limit for both the bags combined is 50 lbs. The total dimensions cannot exceed 62 inches.
Please note that airlines, at their sole discretion, are entitled to update their baggage policy at any time. Hence, after your TACA Airlines booking is confirmed, we suggest you to go through the latest baggage allowances accepted by the airline, at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled departure time of the flight.