The cheapest times to fly from SLC to CGO are

  • February 5th to April 29th (except the weeks of February 19th, March 5th, and April 2nd)
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the week of August 13th)

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 CGO is early September. Prices can be as high as $2279 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1018 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Zhengzhou

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Zhengzhou (CGO) will usually cost between $1207 to $1835 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1148. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1864. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $716 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1533 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to CGO flight.

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

SLC to CGO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to CGO 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 $0.15, 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. 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 $215 (14%) 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 $1457. Return trip prices are from the CGO 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 CGO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to CGO

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 CGO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SLC > LAX > CGO)

  • Price for both tickets: $811
  • Average savings: $722 (47.11%)

See SLC to LAX flights

Hack #2: Vancouver (SLC > YVR > CGO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1021
  • Average savings: $512 (33.38%)

See SLC to YVR flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1056
  • Average savings: $477 (31.09%)

See SLC to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6473 miles or 10417 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to CGO flight is about 12 hour 38 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SLC to CGO.


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 CGO
Destination airport name Xinzheng Airport
City Zhengzhou
Country China
Latitude 34.5
Longitude 113.8


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