The cheapest times to fly from SLC to ZCO are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • March 12th to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 3rd and October 15th)

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 ZCO is early October. Prices can be as high as $2886 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $2103 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Temuco

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Temuco (ZCO) will usually cost between $2103 to $2327 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $2103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2538. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $435 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2162 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to ZCO flight.

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

SLC to ZCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to ZCO 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 $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZCO, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SLC. Sundays 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 $104 (5%) 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 $2177. Return trip prices are from the ZCO 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 ZCO 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 50 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SLC to ZCO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Carriel Sur International Airport (CCP) in Concepcion

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from ZCO
  • Usually 0.97% less expensive than ZCO
  • 2-layover flights available

See SLC to CCP flights


Flight Hacking SLC to ZCO

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 ZCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (SLC > DEN > ZCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1281
  • Average savings: $881 (40.75%)

See SLC to DEN flights

Hack #2: Portland, OR (SLC > PDX > ZCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1288
  • Average savings: $874 (40.43%)

See SLC to PDX flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SLC > LAX > ZCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1323
  • Average savings: $839 (38.81%)

See SLC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6029 miles or 9703 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to ZCO flight is about 11 hour 50 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SLC to ZCO.


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 ZCO
Destination airport name Maquehue Airport
City Temuco
Country Chile
Latitude -38.8
Longitude -72.6


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