The cheapest times to fly from SLC to BGA are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 9th and May 21st)
  • October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 BGA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2710 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1051 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Bucaramanga

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Bucaramanga (BGA) will usually cost between $1053 to $1764 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1053. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2136. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1083 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1094 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to BGA flight.

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

SLC to BGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to BGA flight is priced close to 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 $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $211 (14%) 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 $1117. Return trip prices are from the BGA 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 BGA 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 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to BGA

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 BGA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (SLC > MCO > BGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $835
  • Average savings: $260 (23.72%)

See SLC to MCO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $835
  • Average savings: $259 (23.67%)

See SLC to FLL flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (SLC > SFO > BGA)

  • Price for both tickets: $849
  • Average savings: $245 (22.39%)

See SLC to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3329 miles or 5357 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to BGA flight is about 6 hour 58 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from SLC to BGA.


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 BGA
Destination airport name Palonegro Airport
City Bucaramanga
Country Colombia
Latitude 7.1
Longitude -73.2


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