The cheapest times to fly from SLC to CTG are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 CTG is late October. Prices can be as high as $1889 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $479 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Cartagena

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Cartagena (CTG) will usually cost between $537 to $1131 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $551. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1189. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $638 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $815 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to CTG flight.

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

SLC to CTG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to CTG 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 $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CTG, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into SLC. 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 $100 (10%) 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 $744. Return trip prices are from the CTG 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 CTG can generally find a 1-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.


Flight Hacking SLC to CTG

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 CTG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SLC > FLL > CTG)

  • Price for both tickets: $675
  • Average savings: $140 (17.13%)

See SLC to FLL flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (SLC > MIA > CTG)

  • Price for both tickets: $703
  • Average savings: $112 (13.69%)

See SLC to MIA flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (SLC > ORD > CTG)

  • Price for both tickets: $753
  • Average savings: $62 (7.55%)

See SLC to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Silver Airways, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3052 miles or 4912 kilometers.

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from SLC to CTG.


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 CTG
Destination airport name Rafael Nunez Airport
City Cartagena
Country Colombia
Latitude 10.4
Longitude -75.5


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.