The cheapest times to fly from SLC to APW are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • April 2nd to May 27th (except the week of April 16th)
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 SLC to APW is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $3565 for Thursday flights during mid December, or as low as $1159 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Apia

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Apia (APW) will usually cost between $1264 to $2310 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 $1373. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2262. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $889 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1703 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to APW flight.

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

SLC to APW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to APW flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Apia, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Salt Lake City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $491 (25%) 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 $1461. Return trip prices are from the APW to SLC 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 SLC to APW 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 39 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 SLC to APW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pago Pago International Airport (PPG) in Pago Pago, AS

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from APW
  • Usually 9.45% less expensive than APW
  • 2-layover flights available

See SLC to PPG flights


Flight Hacking SLC to APW

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 SLC to APW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (SLC > AKL > APW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1575
  • Average savings: $129 (7.55%)

See SLC to AKL flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (SLC > LAX > APW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1613
  • Average savings: $90 (5.28%)

See SLC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5375 miles or 8650 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to APW flight is about 10 hour 39 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 38 available flights from SLC to APW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SLC
Origination airport name Salt Lake City International Airport
City Salt Lake City, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code APW
Destination airport name Faleolo International Airport
City Apia
Country Samoa
Latitude -13.8
Longitude -172


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