There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls by plane, bus, subway, train, shuttle 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 San Francisco to Idaho Falls  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Idaho Falls (IDA) SFO - IDA

$283 - $1,277

Cheapest option

BART, train, shuttle  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to MacArthur
  2. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Idaho Falls, ID

$161 - $413

4 alternative options

Fly San Francisco to Jackson  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Jackson (JAC) SFO - JAC

$294 - $1,550

Fly San Francisco to Pocatello, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Pocatello (PIH) SFO - PIH
  2. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Idaho Falls Walmart

Fly Oakland to Idaho Falls  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Idaho Falls (IDA) OAK - IDA

$351 - $1,650

Drive  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls 845.3 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 14 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is to fly which costs $280 - $1,300 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Idaho Falls is 681 miles. The road distance is 845.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is 845 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 14 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls.
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  • Distance: 680.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Idaho Falls, ID, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Pocatello via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Montrose, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to MacArthur
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 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
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Idaho Falls Walmart
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com

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