The cheapest times to fly from SLC to SHI are

  • February 19th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • September 3rd to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 SHI is mid February. Prices can be as high as $3480 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1819 for Wednesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Shimojishima

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Shimojishima (SHI) will usually cost between $1829 to $3303 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1841. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3222. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1381 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to SHI flight.

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

SLC to SHI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to SHI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SHI. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Shimojishima. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $183 (7%) 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 $2198. Return trip prices are from the SHI to SLC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SLC to SHI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to SHI

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 SHI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tokyo (SLC > NRT > SHI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1035
  • Average savings: $1244 (54.59%)

See SLC to NRT flights

Hack #2: Osaka (SLC > KIX > SHI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1137
  • Average savings: $1141 (50.09%)

See SLC to KIX flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (SLC > HKG > SHI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1170
  • Average savings: $1108 (48.64%)

See SLC to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6609 miles or 10636 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to SHI flight is about 12 hour 53 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from SLC to SHI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSLC
Origination airport nameSalt Lake City International Airport
CitySalt Lake City, UT
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSHI
Destination airport nameShimojishima Airport


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.