The cheapest times to fly from SLC to LTO are

  • May 14th to October 7th
  • November 26th 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 LTO is early September. Prices can be as high as $1219 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $397 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Loreto

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Loreto (LTO) will usually cost between $471 to $1001 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 $432. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $924. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $492 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $596 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to LTO flight.

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

SLC to LTO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to LTO 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 $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LTO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SLC. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Loreto, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Salt Lake City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $176 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $592. Return trip prices are from the LTO 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 LTO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to LTO

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 LTO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $553
  • Average savings: $43 (7.21%)

See SLC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1023 miles or 1646 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to LTO flight is about 2 hour 49 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from SLC to LTO.


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 LTO
Destination airport name Loreto International Airport
City Loreto
Country Mexico
Latitude 26
Longitude -111.3


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