The cheapest times to fly from SLC to SSA are

  • March 5th to March 25th
  • October 8th to February 18th

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 SSA is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $3995 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $992 for Wednesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Salvador

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Salvador (SSA) will usually cost between $1181 to $3655 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1203. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3655. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2452 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1885 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to SSA flight.

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

SLC to SSA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to SSA 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 $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Salvador, 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 $528 (22%) 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 $1627. Return trip prices are from the SSA 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 SSA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SLC to SSA

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 SSA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $957
  • Average savings: $928 (49.23%)

See SLC to MIA flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (SLC > MCO > SSA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1012
  • Average savings: $873 (46.31%)

See SLC to MCO flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SLC > FLL > SSA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1074
  • Average savings: $811 (43.02%)

See SLC to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5972 miles or 9611 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to SSA flight is about 11 hour 44 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from SLC to SSA.


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 SSA
Destination airport name Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes International Airport
City Salvador
Country Brazil
Latitude -12.9
Longitude -38.3


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