The cheapest times to fly from KGL to SLC are

  • January 15th to February 11th
  • February 26th to June 3rd
  • October 8th to October 28th

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 KGL to SLC is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2839 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1227 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Salt Lake City

Flying from Kigali (KGL) to Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) will usually cost between $1227 to $1839 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1227. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2839. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1612 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1442 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KGL to SLC flight.

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

KGL to SLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KGL to SLC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Kigali. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SLC, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into KGL. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Salt Lake City, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Kigali. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $131 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1424. Return trip prices are from the SLC to KGL 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 KGL 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 16 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: London (KGL > LGW > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1337
  • Average savings: $105 (7.28%)

See KGL to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (KGL > IAD > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1342
  • Average savings: $100 (6.93%)

See KGL to LGW flights

Hack #3: Nairobi (KGL > NBO > SLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1344
  • Average savings: $99 (6.83%)

See KGL to NBO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Delta, Etihad, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, RwandAir, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8862 miles or 14262 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KGL to SLC flight is about 16 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Kigali 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 KGL to SLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KGL
Origination airport name Kigali International Airport
City Kigali
Country Rwanda
Latitude -2
Longitude 30.1

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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