The cheapest times to fly from SLC to BAQ are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 BAQ is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2618 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $869 for Monday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Barranquilla

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Barranquilla (BAQ) will usually cost between $871 to $1398 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $870. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1623. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $753 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1187 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to BAQ flight.

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

SLC to BAQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to BAQ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BAQ, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SLC. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Barranquilla, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Salt Lake City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $68 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1128. Return trip prices are from the BAQ 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 BAQ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 29 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 BAQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafael Nunez Airport (CTG) in Cartagena

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from BAQ
  • Usually 31.38% less expensive than BAQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to CTG flights


Flight Hacking SLC to BAQ

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 BAQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (SLC > MIA > BAQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $729
  • Average savings: $458 (38.58%)

See SLC to MIA flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SLC > FLL > BAQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $756
  • Average savings: $431 (36.31%)

See SLC to FLL flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (SLC > MCO > BAQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $776
  • Average savings: $411 (34.63%)

See SLC to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, LATAM, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3060 miles or 4925 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to BAQ flight is about 6 hour 29 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from SLC to BAQ.


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 BAQ
Destination airport name Ernesto Cortissoz Airport
City Barranquilla
Country Colombia
Latitude 10.9
Longitude -74.8


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