The flight time from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 45 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LAX Los Angeles, CA 2 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 23 minutes in the air
5 minutes taxiing in
Arrives SLC Salt Lake City, UT 7 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
92%
Alaska
92%
SkyWest
89%
Southwest
76%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Reverse Journey

Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
1 hour, 56 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
1h 38m
Delta
1h 43m
Alaska
1h 47m
SkyWest
1h 51m
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)

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Flights Per Week

112

Distance

590 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun051015

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
52
SkyWest
35
Southwest
20
Alaska
5

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 Los Angeles 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 83 minutes
Taxiing In 5 minutes
Arrives Salt Lake City 7 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 10 minutes. For example, from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City, Southwest is 76% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 76% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 92% 8% 0%
Alaska 92% 8% 0%
SkyWest 89% 11% 0%
Southwest 76% 24% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Los Angeles 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)
Southwest 12 82 3 98
Delta 14 82 5 103
Alaska 17 85 4 107
SkyWest 19 84 5 111

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
6am 0.89
7am 1.13
8am 0.78
9am 0.66
10am 1.14
11am 1.73
12pm 0.38
1pm 1.16
2pm 0.24
3pm 1.09
4pm 1.33
5pm 0.41
6pm 1.69
7pm 1.06
8pm 2.15

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles 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 505
February 457
March 512
April 488
May 496
June 463
July 472
August 507
September 470
October 492
November 472
December 496

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles 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 16.5
Tuesday 16.3
Wednesday 16.4
Thursday 16.9
Friday 16.6
Saturday 13.6
Sunday 15.8

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 52
SkyWest 35
Southwest 20
Alaska 5

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)
6am 14 84 7 108
7am 12 84 7 106
8am 22 87 5 116
9am 18 83 4 109
10am 16 82 5 103
11am 17 81 6 105
12pm 19 82 5 107
1pm 14 81 5 101
2pm 12 80 3 97
3pm 18 82 5 106
4pm 15 82 5 102
5pm 18 85 5 109
6pm 15 83 6 105
7pm 16 85 4 107
8pm 14 83 4 102
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.