There are 5 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Missoula by plane, bus, car or shuttle

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Fly to Missoula  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Missoula (MSO) SLC - MSO

$182 - $492

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Shuttle, bus  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Idaho Falls, ID
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls, ID to Butte, MT
  3. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT 933 / ...

$112 - $172

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Fly to Butte, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Butte (BTM) SLC - BTM
  2. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT

$212 - $1,044

Bus  •  23 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Stanfield
  2. Take the bus from Stanfield to Pasco, Wa
  3. Take the bus from Pasco, Wa to Spokane, Wa
  4. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt

$125 - $302

Drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Missoula 527.6 miles

$50 - $75

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Missoula. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at Missoula, Mt via Stanfield, Pasco, Wa and Spokane, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 12 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Missoula is 438 miles. The road distance is 527.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Missoula without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Salt Lake City to Missoula, including transfers.

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Salt Lake City to Missoula bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Missoula is to fly which takes 4 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to Missoula Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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Salt Lake City to Missoula bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Missoula, Mt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salt Lake City to Missoula is 528 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to drive from Salt Lake City to Missoula.

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Delta offers flights from Salt Lake City Airport to Missoula Airport.

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  • Distance: 437.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Missoula, MT, USA?

Delta flies from Salt Lake City to Missoula 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Missoula via Stanfield, Pasco, Wa, and Spokane, Wa in around 23 h 12 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Missoula
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Butte
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.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 Salt Lake City, Ut to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Bus from Stanfield to Pasco, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Pasco, Wa to Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City, UT to Idaho Falls, ID
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls, ID to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com

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Book your Salt Lake City to Missoula bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and two other operators.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Salt Lake City Airport is to line 704 tram which takes 25 min and costs .

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