The flight time from Long Beach to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 44 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGB Long Beach, CA 4 minutes early.
12 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 25 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives SLC Salt Lake City, UT 8 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
94%
JetBlue
90%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Long Beach to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 44 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 25 minutes.

The flight distance from Long Beach to Salt Lake City is 588 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Salt Lake City to Long Beach
1 hour, 50 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

JetBlue
1h 40m
Delta
1h 46m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

48

Distance

588 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun02468

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
29
JetBlue
19

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Long Beach from Salt Lake City by plane?

The distance from Long Beach to Salt Lake City by plane is 588 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Long Beach to Salt Lake City?

The flight time from Long Beach to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 44 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 25 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with JetBlue being the fastest taking 1 hour, 40 minutes, and Delta the slowest taking 1 hour, 46 minutes.

What airlines fly from Long Beach to Salt Lake City?

JetBlue and Delta are the airlines with direct flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City.

Does Southwest fly from Long Beach to Salt Lake City?

Southwest does not fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Salt Lake City (SLC). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Long Beach 4 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 12 minutes
In the Air 85 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Salt Lake City 8 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Long Beach to Salt Lake City, JetBlue is 90% reliable, which means that JetBlue flights are on time 90% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 94% 6% 0%
JetBlue 90% 10% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Long Beach and Salt Lake City, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
JetBlue 11 83 4 100
Delta 12 86 6 106

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
10am 1
6pm 0.82
12pm 0.32
7am 1.59
11am 0.81
3pm 0.99
9am 0.12
6am 0.41
1pm 0.7
4pm 0.17

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 199
February 180
March 199
April 201
May 216
June 204
July 209
August 208
September 209
October 238
November 230
December 236

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 7.21
Tuesday 7.35
Wednesday 6.92
Thursday 6.56
Friday 7.21
Saturday 6.81
Sunday 6.58

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
Delta 1
JetBlue 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
10am 12 86 5 105
6pm 11 86 6 104
12pm 12 86 5 104
7am 12 87 8 110
11am 11 83 6 101
3pm 10 82 3 96
9am 11 82 4 99
6am 19 84 5 107
1pm 12 84 6 103
4pm 11 86 5 103
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.