The cheapest times to fly from SLC to DGO are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 2nd to July 15th (except the weeks of April 9th, April 30th, and July 2nd)
  • October 15th to November 11th

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 DGO is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $972 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $560 for Wednesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Durango

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Durango (DGO) will usually cost between $577 to $779 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $585. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $859. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $274 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $635 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to DGO flight.

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

SLC to DGO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to DGO 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 $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Durango, 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 $75 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $626. Return trip prices are from the DGO 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 DGO 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 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to DGO

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 DGO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (SLC > LAS > DGO)

  • Price for both tickets: $605
  • Average savings: $31 (4.8%)

See SLC to LAS flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (SLC > LAX > DGO)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $24 (3.7%)

See SLC to LAX flights

Hack #3: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (SLC > DFW > DGO)

  • Price for both tickets: $622
  • Average savings: $13 (2.05%)

See SLC to DFW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1229 miles or 1978 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to DGO flight is about 3 hour 12 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from SLC to DGO.


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 DGO
Destination airport name Durango International Airport
City Durango
Country Mexico
Latitude 24.1
Longitude -104.5


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