The cheapest times to fly from SLA to SPS are

  • March 5th to July 1st (except the weeks of March 26th and June 18th)
  • October 8th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 12th)

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 SPS is early August. Prices can be as high as $4003 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1310 for Wednesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Wichita Falls

Flying from Salta (SLA) to Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) will usually cost between $1419 to $2442 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $1473. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2651. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1178 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1642 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLA to SPS flight.

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

SLA to SPS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLA to SPS flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Salta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SPS, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SLA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Wichita Falls, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Salta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $495 (24%) 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 $1608. Return trip prices are from the SPS 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 SPS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 16 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SLA to SPS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lawton-Fort Sill Regional Airport (LAW) in Lawton/Fort Sill, OK

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from SPS
  • Usually 3.84% less expensive than SPS
  • 2-layover flights available

See SLA to LAW flights


Flight Hacking SLA to SPS

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 SPS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (SLA > MIA > SPS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1151
  • Average savings: $492 (29.93%)

See SLA to MCO flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (SLA > MCO > SPS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1287
  • Average savings: $356 (21.65%)

See SLA to MIA flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SLA > LAX > SPS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1307
  • Average savings: $335 (20.4%)

See SLA to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, BoA, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport to Salta Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4606 miles or 7413 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLA to SPS flight is about 9 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Salta and Wichita Falls, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from SLA to SPS.


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 SPS
Destination airport name Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport
City Wichita Falls, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 34
Longitude -98.5


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