The cheapest times to fly from SLC to CLQ are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • October 29th 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 CLQ is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1574 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $790 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Colima

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Colima (CLQ) will usually cost between $823 to $1220 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $790. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1419. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $629 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $858 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to CLQ flight.

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

SLC to CLQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to CLQ flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $85 (8%) 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 $881. Return trip prices are from the CLQ 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 CLQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 48 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 CLQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport (GDL) in Guadalajara

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from CLQ
  • Usually 42.13% less expensive than CLQ
  • Nonstop flights available

See SLC to GDL flights

Destination alternative #2: Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) in Puerto Vallarta

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from CLQ
  • Usually 37.35% less expensive than CLQ
  • Nonstop flights available

See SLC to PVR flights

Destination alternative #3: Playa de Oro International Airport (ZLO) in Manzanillo

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from CLQ
  • Usually 25.93% less expensive than CLQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to ZLO flights


Flight Hacking SLC to CLQ

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 CLQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (SLC > MEX > CLQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $770
  • Average savings: $89 (10.31%)

See SLC to MEX flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (SLC > DFW > CLQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $832
  • Average savings: $26 (3.03%)

See SLC to DFW flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SLC > LAX > CLQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $836
  • Average savings: $22 (2.56%)

See SLC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1567 miles or 2522 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to CLQ flight is about 3 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from SLC to CLQ.


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 CLQ
Destination airport name Colima Airport
City Colima
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.3
Longitude -103.6


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