The cheapest times to fly from VVI to SLA are

  • March 5th to August 12th (except the week of July 30th)
  • October 15th to October 28th

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 VVI to SLA is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $698 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $245 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Salta

Flying from Santa Cruz (VVI) to Salta (SLA) will usually cost between $391 to $540 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 $387. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $569. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $182 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $442 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VVI to SLA flight.

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

VVI to SLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VVI to SLA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Santa Cruz de la Sierra. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $39 (8%) 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 $419. Return trip prices are from the SLA to VVI 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 VVI to SLA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 55 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking VVI to SLA

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 VVI to SLA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Ezeiza (VVI > EZE > SLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $396
  • Average savings: $46 (10.31%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from VVI to SLA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, BoA, Gol, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salta Airport to Viru Viru International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 521 miles or 838 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from VVI to SLA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VVI to SLA flight is about 1 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Cruz and Salta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from VVI to SLA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VVI
Origination airport name Viru Viru International Airport
City Santa Cruz
Country Bolivia
Latitude -17.6
Longitude -63.1

Return Airport

Destination code SLA
Destination airport name Salta Airport
City Salta
Country Argentina
Latitude -24.9
Longitude -65.5


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