There are 4 ways to get from Idaho Falls to Boise by car, plane, bus or shuttle

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Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Idaho Falls to Boise 281 miles

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls, ID to Pocatello, ID
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Pocatello, ID to Boise Airport, ID

$67 - $93

2 alternative options

Fly to Boise  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Idaho Falls (IDA) to Boise (BOI) IDA - BOI

$206 - $980

Fly to Twin Falls, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Idaho Falls (IDA) to Twin Falls (TWF) IDA - TWF
  2. Take the bus from Twin Falls, Id to Boise, Id

$523 - $2,599

Questions & Answers

The distance between Idaho Falls and Boise is 210 miles. The road distance is 281 miles.

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The best way to get from Idaho Falls to Boise without a car is to shuttle which takes 6 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive 281 miles from Idaho Falls to Boise.

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There is no direct flight from Idaho Falls Airport to Boise Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 14 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Idaho Falls to Boise is 281 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Idaho Falls to Boise.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Idaho Falls Airport to Boise Airport.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Boise. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Idaho Falls to Idaho Falls Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Idaho Falls to Boise.
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  • Distance: 210.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Idaho Falls, ID, USA and Boise, ID, USA?

Delta and United Airlines fly from Idaho Falls to Boise every 2 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Idaho Falls to Boise via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Idaho Falls to Boise via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Idaho Falls to Twin Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Idaho Falls to Boise via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Bus operators
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 Twin Falls, Id to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls, ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Pocatello, ID to Boise Airport, ID
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com

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