The cheapest times to fly from SLC to JAC are

  • January 1st to January 28th (except the week of January 8th)
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • March 26th to May 6th
  • June 4th to July 8th (except the week of June 25th)

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 JAC is early November. Prices can be as high as $577 for Sunday flights during mid to late September, or as low as $137 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Jackson

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Jackson, WY (JAC) will usually cost between $153 to $387 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $148. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late September, with an average price of $355. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $206 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $208 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to JAC flight.

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

SLC to JAC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to JAC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.63, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $75 (28%) 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 $193. Return trip prices are from the JAC 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 JAC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 21 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from SLC to JAC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH) in Pocatello, ID

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from JAC
  • Usually 25.72% less expensive than JAC
  • Nonstop flights available

See SLC to PIH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 205 miles or 330 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to JAC flight is about 1 hour 21 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from SLC to JAC.


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 JAC
Destination airport name Jackson Hole Airport
City Jackson, WY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -110.7


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from SLC to JAC tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 19% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 11% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JAC heading for SLC about 6 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Jackson, WY is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 8 minutes late
  • SkyWest: 1 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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