The cheapest times to fly from SLC to ATL are
- January 8th to February 18th
- July 9th to November 18th (except the week of July 23rd)
- early December
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 ATL is early December. Prices can be as high as $990 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $216 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Atlanta
Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $249 to $468 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $265. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $480. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $215 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $329 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to ATL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SLC to ATL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SLC to ATL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far 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 $115 (28%) 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 $293. Return trip prices are from the ATL to SLC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SLC to ATL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SLC to ATL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Azul, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1586 miles or 2552 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SLC to ATL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to ATL flight is about 3 hour 50 minutes.
How many flights go between Salt Lake City, UT and Atlanta, GA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 88 available flights from SLC to ATL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Salt Lake City International Airport|
|City||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from SLC to ATL tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 32% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 12% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ATL heading for SLC about 13 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Atlanta, GA is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 12 minutes late
- Frontier: 23 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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