The cheapest times to fly from YEG to SLC are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • March 26th to April 8th
  • April 30th to June 10th
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 YEG to SLC is late October. Prices can be as high as $492 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $229 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Salt Lake City

Flying from Edmonton (YEG) to Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) will usually cost between $239 to $402 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 $241. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $428. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $187 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YEG to SLC flight.

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

YEG to SLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YEG to SLC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Edmonton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below 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 $55 (15%) 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 $267. Return trip prices are from the SLC to YEG 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 YEG 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 2 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 868 miles or 1397 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YEG to SLC flight is about 2 hour 33 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 41 available flights from YEG to SLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYEG
Origination airport nameEdmonton International Airport

Return Airport

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


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