The cheapest times to fly from XIY to SLC are

  • February 5th to April 29th
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 XIY to SLC is late October. Prices can be as high as $1830 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $565 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Salt Lake City

Flying from Xi’an (XIY) to Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) will usually cost between $685 to $1320 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $621. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1435. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $814 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $897 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XIY to SLC flight.

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

XIY to SLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the XIY to SLC flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Xi’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SLC, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into XIY. 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 $191 (13%) 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 $841. Return trip prices are from the SLC to XIY 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 XIY to SLC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking XIY to SLC

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 XIY to SLC — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $766
  • Average savings: $131 (14.6%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6628 miles or 10667 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XIY to SLC flight is about 12 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Xi’an and Salt Lake City, UT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from XIY to SLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code XIY
Origination airport name Xianyang Airport
City Xi’an
Country China
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 108.8

Return Airport

Destination code SLC
Destination airport name Salt Lake City International Airport
City Salt Lake City, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -112


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