Air Travel to Roatan Honduras

TACA airlines plane on runway in Roatan

Getting to Roatan by air is easy with major airline carriers, including American, Continental, Delta and TACA, flying into the island regularly. TACA has the best routes & schedules into Roatan- especially if you are flying midweek. Although not familiar to many, TACA is a major Latin American carrier with a beautiful fleet of airbuses and an on time rate of 89% .

Direct Flights

Many direct flights into Roatan are available. On Saturdays, TACA and Continental offer direct flights from Houston and Delta offers direct flights from Atlanta. On Sundays, TACA offers direct flights from Miami and between February to August, Continental will have flights from Houston direct to Roatan.

Sample Direct Flights
Houston (IAH) – Roatan (RTB)
TACA Saturday

TA431 departs Houston at 1550 arrives in Roatan at 1725

TA430 departs Roatan at 1040 arrives in Houston at 1435


CO1894 departs Houston at 1025 arrives Roatan at 1215

CO1895 departs Roatan at 1300 arrives Houston at 1655


CO1864 departs Houston at 1300 arrives Roatan at 1450

CO1865 departs Roatan at 1545 arrives Houston at 1940


CO1894 departs Houston at 1025 arrives Roatan at 1215

CO1895 departs Roatan at 1300 arrives Houston at 1655

Atlanta (ATL) – Roatan (RTB)
DELTA Saturday

Delta1551 departs Atlanta 1130 arrives Roatan 1244

Delta312 departs Roatan 1341 arrives Atlanta 1837

Miami (MIA) – Roatan (RTB)
TACA Sunday

TA 381 departs Sundays at 1525 arrives in Roatan at 1535

TA380 departs Roatan at 0930 arrives in Miami at 1335

San Francisco (SFO) – Roatan (RTB)
TACA Saturday & Sunday*

TA561 departs San Francisco at 0145 arrives in San Salvador at 0800

TA430 depart San Salvador at 0850 arrives in Roatan at 0955

*This flight is an overnight flight offered several days a week. Flight example reflects a Saturday flight. On other days the arrival time can vary. Multiple return flights are available and vary in route.

Note: The example flight itineraries are current as of Jan 2008. Please check with the airlines or your travel agent for the most current available flights. Flights times may change frequently.

Connecting Flights

There are also many connecting flights to Roatan are available daily on TACA, Continental and other airlines with stop overs in San Pedro Sula (SAP), San Salvador (SAL), La Ceiba (LCE) and Tegucigalpa (TGU). These flights are available from many major cities around the United States including:

  • Miami
  • Los Angeles
  • New York
  • New Orleans
  • Philadelphia
  • San Francisco
  • Washington DC

Note: All of these airports including La Ceiba are still on the mainland. You will need to request a flight that continues or connects into Roatan (RTB). Many search engines will offer La Ceiba as an alternate airport for Roatan. Please note that from La Ceiba, you will need to take a flight to Roatan. Flights are scheduled throughout the day on a number of local carriers.

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