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Flights within Central America

Search and buy flights within Central America with Alternative Airlines! We offer flights around Central America from 100s of different airlines, with great prices and lots of choices.

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About Central America

Central America is a subcontinent of North America. Central America borders Mexico to the north and Colombia to the south. The continent is made up of 7 countries including, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. Central America is also home to the most beautiful islands in the world, to the east of Central America are hundreds of islands also known as the Caribbean Islands. There are many languages spoken in Central America, with the dominant languages being Spanish and Portuguese.

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Why Buy Flights within Central America?

You can fly to domestic as well as international locations with Central American Airlines. These airlines include, Avianca, Copa Airlines, Azul, Aéromexico, Iberia, Volaris and more.

Central America is filled with natural beauty, clear seas and tropical beaches. Central America is a continent embedded with many ancestral traditions and vibrant nightlife, so if you're looking to relax by the Caribbean coast during the day and party during the night, Central America is the destination for you.

Book your flight today with Alternative Airlines, to your dream destination in Central America.

Airlines within Central America

When you book through Alternative Airlines you can search for the best airlines to travel around Central America. Find out more about these Central American airlines including Copa Airlines, Azul, Avianca, Iberia, Air Europa and more. With these airlines you can fly to domestic destinations as well as international destinations in Central America.

Central America Airlines

Here are the most popular Central America Airlines. You can travel to a destination in Central America with many airlines including the ones below.


Aéromexico is the flag carrier of Mexico, with its hub based in Mexico City, Guadalajara, and Monterrey. Aéromexico schedules flights to over 90 destinations across North America, South America, Central America, the Caribbean, Europe and Asia.

Copa Airlines

Copa Airlines is the national carrier of Panama, with its main hub in Tocumen International Airport and focus city in Juan Santamaría International Airport. The airline currently flies to over 75 destinations in 30 countries around North America, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.


Avianca is the national carrier of Colombia and is one of the largest airlines in Latin America. Avianca has a main hub in Bogotá and secondary hubs in Cali, Cartagena, Medellín–JMC. The airline flies to over 115 destinations in North America, South America, Europe and the Caribbean. On average Aviance operates over 3,400 flights a week.


Iberia is the flag carrier airline of Spain based in Madrid, with main hubs in Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport. Iberia flys to over 120 destinations in over 45 countries across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, North America and Latin America.

Air Europa

Air Europa is one of the largest airlines in Spain, headquartered in Llucmajor, Mallorca, Spain. Air Europa has its main hub at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport with focus cities at Palma de Mallorca Airport and Tenerife North Airport.


Volaris is a Mexican low-cost airline based in Santa Fe, Álvaro Obregón, Mexico City with hubs in Guadalajara, Mexico City, and Tijuana. Volaris operates flights to over 70 destinations around Mexico and the Americas.


Azul is a Brazilian carrier, it's headquartered in Barueri, State of São Paulo, Brazil with hubs in Tancredo Neves International Airport, Viracopos International Airport, and Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport. Azul airlines fly to 100+ destinations including Natal, Rio Verde, Porto Velho, Sinop and more.

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Popular destinations in Central America

Travel to the most popular destinations in Central America and find what it has to offer. Use the booking tool at the top of the page to begin searching for your next trip to a destination in Central America.

Panama City

Panama City is the capital of Panama. Take a walk down the old streets of Casco Viejo, visit the Panama Metropolitan Cathedral or bike Amador Causeway. Another top tourist attraction is the monkey island in Panama. It's a 4-hour round-trip excursion with an English-speaking guide that you won't want to miss out on.

San José

San José is the capital and the largest city in Costa Rica, located in the centre of the country. Costa Rica is one of the most popular destinations in Central America, attracting over 1.7 million tourists a year. San José has some incredible museums including the famous gold museum as well as the best nightlife in Costa Rica. Be sure to get your dancing moves out as you'll be dancing all night long to the Latin music.

Antigua Guatemala

Antigua is a city in the south of Guatemala. Antigua has become one of the most-visited cities in Guatemala for many reasons. It's known for its stunning architecture, fun culture and amazing viewpoints of Antiguas three cone volcanoes.


Granada is a city in the western of Nicaraguan. There is so much to do, it's without a doubt that you'll fall in love with the city. Explore the main plaza that's known for its beautiful cathedral and fountains, then take a day trip to Apoyo Lagoon for some kayaking lessons, as well as visit the magma Masaya Volcano.

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How many countries are there in Central America?

Central America is made up of 7 countries and hundreds of islands. Countries in Central America include Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Where is Central America?

Central America is between North America and South America. Mexico borders the north of Central America and Colombia borders the south. The largest country in Central America is Nicaragua, and the smallest country is El Salvador.

What languages are spoken in Central America?

There are so many languages spoken in Central America however the main languages spoken in Central America are Spanish and Portuguese.

Can I buy flights to Central America on finance?

YES! When you book flights with Alternative Airlines you can spread the cost of your flight fare in instalments. Spreading the cost of your flight over time allows you can easily budget for your trip. We have partnered with many payment plan providers that let you split the cost of your flight fare in equal interest-free instalments. This includes KlarnaAfterpayAffirmTabbyClearpay and more. Please bear in mind that the payment plan options available to you at checkout will depend on the country you live in.