The cheapest times to fly from SLC to DSN are

  • March 5th to April 29th
  • May 14th to July 22nd
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 DSN is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $6606 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $1078 for Thursday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Ordos City

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Dongsheng (DSN) will usually cost between $1279 to $4718 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1448. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $5258. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3811 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1886 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to DSN flight.

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

SLC to DSN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to DSN 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 $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DSN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SLC. Fridays 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 $1100 (38%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1716. Return trip prices are from the DSN 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 DSN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to DSN

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 DSN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (SLC > PEK > DSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1032
  • Average savings: $854 (45.28%)

See SLC to PEK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1310
  • Average savings: $576 (30.54%)

See SLC to LAX flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (SLC > PVG > DSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1327
  • Average savings: $559 (29.64%)

See SLC to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Hawaiian, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ordos Ejin Horo Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6296 miles or 10132 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to DSN flight is about 12 hour 19 minutes.

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

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


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 DSN
Destination airport name Ordos Ejin Horo Airport
City Dongsheng
Country China
Latitude 39.5
Longitude 109.9


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