The cheapest times to fly from SLC to HUX are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of January 29th, February 12th, March 5th, and March 19th)
  • April 16th to July 15th (except the weeks of June 25th and July 2nd)
  • August 27th to October 28th (except the weeks of September 10th and October 8th)

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 HUX is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1489 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $542 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Huatulco

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Santa Cruz/Huatulco (HUX) will usually cost between $606 to $900 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 $620. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1165. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $546 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $685 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to HUX flight.

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

SLC to HUX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to HUX 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 $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $153 (20%) 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 $637. Return trip prices are from the HUX 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 HUX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 31 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 HUX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xoxocotlan International Airport (OAX) in Oaxaca

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from HUX
  • Usually 16.58% less expensive than HUX
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to OAX flights


Flight Hacking SLC to HUX

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 HUX — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $556
  • Average savings: $129 (18.85%)

See SLC to LAX flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (SLC > GDL > HUX)

  • Price for both tickets: $643
  • Average savings: $42 (6.06%)

See SLC to GDL flights

Hack #3: San Antonio, TX (SLC > SAT > HUX)

  • Price for both tickets: $650
  • Average savings: $35 (5.04%)

See SLC to SAT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Delta, Frontier, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bahias de Huatulco International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1967 miles or 3166 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to HUX flight is about 4 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Salt Lake City, UT and Santa Cruz/Huatulco?

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


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 HUX
Destination airport name Bahias de Huatulco International Airport
City Santa Cruz/Huatulco
Country Mexico
Latitude 15.8
Longitude -96.3


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