The flight time from Phoenix to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 31 minutes. See Data as Tables
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Average Timeline

Leaves PHX Phoenix, AZ 2 minutes early.
12 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 12 minutes in the air
5 minutes taxiing in
Arrives SLC Salt Lake City, UT 5 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
91%
Southwest
84%
American
84%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Phoenix to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 31 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 12 minutes.

The flight distance from Phoenix to Salt Lake City is 507 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Salt Lake City to Phoenix
1 hour, 34 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
1h 25m
Delta
1h 35m
American
1h 36m
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

96

Distance

507 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun051015

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Southwest
36
Delta
33
American
26

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Phoenix from Salt Lake City by plane?

The distance from Phoenix to Salt Lake City by plane is 507 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Salt Lake City?

The flight time from Phoenix to Salt Lake City is 1 hour, 31 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 12 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 1 hour, 25 minutes, and American the slowest taking 1 hour, 36 minutes.

What airlines fly from Phoenix to Salt Lake City?

American, Delta, and Southwest are the airlines with direct flights from Phoenix to Salt Lake City.

Does Southwest fly from Phoenix to Salt Lake City?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Salt Lake City (SLC). On average, they have 36 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

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 Phoenix 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 12 minutes
In the Air 72 minutes
Taxiing In 5 minutes
Arrives Salt Lake City 5 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 Phoenix to Salt Lake City, Southwest is 84% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 84% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 91% 9% 0%
Southwest 84% 15% 1%
American 84% 15% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Phoenix 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 10 72 3 85
Delta 13 73 7 95
American 16 72 6 96

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
7pm 0.18
9pm 0.95
12pm 0.44
6pm 0.45
10pm 0.49
7am 0.93
1pm 0.76
5am 0.21
11pm 0.04
5pm 1.31
6am 1.14
8pm 0.34
11am 0.93
4pm 0.93
2pm 1.52
9am 0.42
8am 0.97
3pm 0.7
10am 0.98

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix 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 439
February 400
March 456
April 401
May 404
June 402
July 413
August 429
September 412
October 403
November 424
December 436

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix 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 14.4
Tuesday 14
Wednesday 14.25
Thursday 14.6
Friday 14.44
Saturday 11.31
Sunday 13.52

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
Southwest 1
Delta 1
American 1

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)
7pm 10 73 5 88
9pm 11 71 4 88
12pm 10 72 3 88
6pm 13 74 5 94
10pm 13 73 4 92
7am 15 75 8 100
1pm 10 71 5 86
5am 10 72 3 86
11pm 8 73 3 85
5pm 13 73 5 92
6am 13 73 7 96
8pm 13 72 4 90
11am 12 71 5 91
4pm 12 72 5 91
2pm 12 71 5 89
9am 17 73 4 97
8am 14 75 6 96
3pm 11 71 4 87
10am 16 71 6 94
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.