The cheapest times to fly from SLA to LOS are

  • January 15th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • June 4th to July 22nd (except the weeks of June 11th and June 25th)
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the week of October 1st)

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 SLA to LOS is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $9684 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1393 for Wednesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Lagos

Flying from Salta (SLA) to Lagos (LOS) will usually cost between $1456 to $8066 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $2291. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $6431. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4140 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3873 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLA to LOS flight.

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

SLA to LOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLA to LOS flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Salta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Lagos, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Salta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3021 (52%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2376. Return trip prices are from the LOS to SLA 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 SLA to LOS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLA to LOS

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 SLA to LOS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Johannesburg (SLA > JNB > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1324
  • Average savings: $2549 (65.81%)

See SLA to MXP flights

Hack #2: Milan (SLA > MXP > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1673
  • Average savings: $2200 (56.8%)

See SLA to JNB flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (SLA > MIA > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1727
  • Average savings: $2146 (55.4%)

See SLA to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SLA to LOS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Europa, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, South African, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Murtala Muhammed Airport to Salta Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5104 miles or 8214 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SLA to LOS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLA to LOS flight is about 10 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Salta and Lagos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from SLA to LOS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SLA
Origination airport name Salta Airport
City Salta
Country Argentina
Latitude -24.9
Longitude -65.5

Return Airport

Destination code LOS
Destination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3


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