The cheapest times to fly from SLC to LPB are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • July 30th 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 LPB is early September. Prices can be as high as $2233 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $738 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to La Paz

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to La Paz (LPB) will usually cost between $756 to $1705 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $753. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1867. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1115 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1209 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to LPB flight.

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

SLC to LPB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to LPB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to La Paz, 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 $188 (13%) 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 $1090. Return trip prices are from the LPB 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 LPB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 43 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to LPB

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 LPB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (SLC > MIA > LPB)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $335 (27.68%)

See SLC to MIA flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SLC > FLL > LPB)

  • Price for both tickets: $908
  • Average savings: $301 (24.87%)

See SLC to FLL flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SLC > JFK > LPB)

  • Price for both tickets: $973
  • Average savings: $236 (19.49%)

See SLC to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Avianca, BoA, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4851 miles or 7807 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to LPB flight is about 9 hour 43 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from SLC to LPB.


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 LPB
Destination airport name El Alto International Airport
City La Paz
Country Bolivia
Latitude -16.5
Longitude -68.2


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