The cheapest times to fly from MEI to SLC are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 28th to June 24th (except the week of June 11th)
  • July 9th to September 2nd (except the week of July 23rd)

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 MEI to SLC is mid August. Prices can be as high as $825 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $254 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Salt Lake City

Flying from Meridian, MS (MEI) to Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) will usually cost between $327 to $627 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $304. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $708. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $404 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $434 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEI to SLC flight.

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

MEI to SLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEI to SLC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Meridian. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $158 (29%) 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 $366. Return trip prices are from the SLC to MEI 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 MEI 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 3 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1409 miles or 2268 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEI to SLC flight is about 3 hour 31 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from MEI to SLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MEI
Origination airport name Key Field Airport
City Meridian, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 32.3
Longitude -88.8

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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