The cheapest times to fly from HEL to SLC are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 5th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 20th
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 HEL to SLC is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1701 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $861 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Salt Lake City

Flying from Helsinki (HEL) to Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) will usually cost between $1020 to $1554 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $992. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $544 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1269 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HEL to SLC flight.

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

HEL to SLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HEL to SLC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Helsinki. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SLC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into HEL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Salt Lake City, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Helsinki. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $111 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1238. Return trip prices are from the SLC to HEL 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 HEL to SLC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HEL 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 HEL to SLC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (HEL > DUB > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $552 (43.48%)

See HEL to ARN flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (HEL > ARN > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $731
  • Average savings: $538 (42.41%)

See HEL to DUB flights

Hack #3: Oslo (HEL > OSL > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $734
  • Average savings: $535 (42.14%)

See HEL to OSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5038 miles or 8108 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HEL to SLC flight is about 10 hour 3 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from HEL to SLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHEL
Origination airport nameHelsinki Vantaa Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSLC
Destination airport nameSalt Lake City International Airport
CitySalt Lake City, UT
Countrythe United States


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