The cheapest times to fly from SLC to OAX are

  • January 15th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to July 15th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • August 13th to October 21st (except the weeks of August 20th and October 1st)

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 OAX is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1455 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $489 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Oaxaca

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Oaxaca (OAX) will usually cost between $489 to $922 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $508. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1034. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $527 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $571 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to OAX flight.

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

SLC to OAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to OAX 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 $0.19, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $74 (11%) 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 $580. Return trip prices are from the OAX 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 OAX 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 22 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to OAX

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 OAX — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $506
  • Average savings: $65 (11.38%)

See SLC to LAX flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (SLC > LAS > OAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $544
  • Average savings: $27 (4.73%)

See SLC to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1878 miles or 3022 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to OAX flight is about 4 hour 22 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from SLC to OAX.


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 OAX
Destination airport name Xoxocotlan International Airport
City Oaxaca
Country Mexico
Latitude 17
Longitude -96.7


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