There are 8 ways to get from New York to Salt Lake City by plane, train, bus 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 from Newark  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Salt Lake City (SLC) EWR - SLC

$170 - $432

Cheapest option

Fly from New York JFK  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Salt Lake City (SLC) JFK - SLC

$150 - $412

6 alternative options

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salt Lake City (SLC) PHL - SLC

$208 - $653

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Salt Lake City (SLC) BWI - SLC

$299 - $722

Bus, train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$294 - $706

Train  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$329 - $968

Bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut 1347 / ...

$227 - $571

Drive  •  34 h 4 min

  1. Drive from New York to Salt Lake City 2184.1 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from New York station to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

More details

The distance between New York and Salt Lake City is 1979 miles. The road distance is 2184.1 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 1 h and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from New York to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

More details

New York to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

More details

New York to Salt Lake City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

More details

The best way to get from New York to Salt Lake City is to fly which takes 7 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 6 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 9 h.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 7 min.

Search flights

New York to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Salt Lake City, Ut station.

More details

Map of how to get from New York to Salt Lake City.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1979.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from New York to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Salt Lake City via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Jackson
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
44 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $440
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

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Salt Lake City is 2 h behind New York. It is currently 1:11 AM in New York and 11:11 PM in Salt Lake City.

New York to Salt Lake City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Salt Lake City Amtrak station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Salt Lake City is 2184 miles. It takes approximately 34 h 4 min to drive from New York to Salt Lake City.

Get driving directions

United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Salt Lake City Airport.

Search flights

Book your New York to Salt Lake City train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your New York to Salt Lake City bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

Search and book

There are 255+ hotels available in Salt Lake City. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

More details