There are 5 ways to get from El Paso to Salt Lake City by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Salt Lake City (SLC) ELP - SLC

$294 - $384

Cheapest option

Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  23 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Denver El Paso
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut 1347 / ...

$119 - $224

3 alternative options

Bus via El Paso, Tx  •  26 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Denver, Co 9276 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut 1347 / ...

$125 - $311

Train  •  47 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak

$292 - $835

Drive  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Drive from El Paso to Salt Lake City 870.6 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from El Paso to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from El Paso to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $290 - $390 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from El Paso to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from El Paso, TX and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from El Paso to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from El Paso Union Depot and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and Emeryville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 27 min.

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The distance between El Paso and Salt Lake City is 695 miles. The road distance is 870.6 miles.

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The best way to get from El Paso to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 32 min and costs $110 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from El Paso to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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El Paso to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from El Paso, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from El Paso to Salt Lake City.
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  • Distance: 694.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between El Paso, TX, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from El Paso to Salt Lake City every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from El Paso to Salt Lake City via Denver and Denver, Co in around 23 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from El Paso to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $380
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from El Paso to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
Flights from El Paso to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from El Paso to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from El Paso to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from El Paso Union Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Emeryville Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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