The cheapest times to fly from ALA to SLC are

  • late January
  • March 5th to July 15th (except the week of June 18th)
  • October 1st to November 4th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ALA to SLC is late January. Prices can be as high as $4169 for Monday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1124 for Thursday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Salt Lake City

Flying from Almaty (ALA) to Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) will usually cost between $1235 to $2631 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1312. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2062. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $750 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1452 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ALA to SLC flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ALA to SLC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ALA to SLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ALA to SLC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Almaty. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Salt Lake City, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Almaty. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $596 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1347. Return trip prices are from the SLC to ALA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ALA to SLC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ALA to SLC

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ALA to SLC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (ALA > SVO > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $946
  • Average savings: $506 (34.83%)

See ALA to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (ALA > LAX > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $968
  • Average savings: $484 (33.34%)

See ALA to SVO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ALA > JFK > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $993
  • Average savings: $459 (31.59%)

See ALA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ALA to SLC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, American, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salt Lake City International Airport to Almaty Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6595 miles or 10614 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ALA to SLC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ALA to SLC flight is about 12 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Almaty and Salt Lake City, UT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from ALA to SLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ALA
Origination airport name Almaty Airport
City Almaty
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.4
Longitude 77

Return Airport

Destination code SLC
Destination airport name Salt Lake City International Airport
City Salt Lake City, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -112


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