There are 7 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 to Idaho Falls  •  3 h 49 min

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

$283 - $1,277

Cheapest option

BART, train, shuttle  •  25 h 30 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

5 alternative options

Fly to Pocatello, bus  •  5 h 48 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

Bus, Amtrak Thruway, shuttle  •  28 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Reno, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT to Twin Falls, ID
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Twin Falls, ID to Pocatello, ID
  5. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Idaho Falls Walmart

BART, train, shuttle, drive  •  29 h 12 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to MacArthur
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Provo Amtrak
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Park City to Alpine Junction
  4. Drive from Alpine Junction to Idaho Falls

$306 - $561

BART, train, bus, shuttle  •  37 h 29 min

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to MacArthur
  2. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  5. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Idaho Falls Walmart

Drive  •  14 h 14 min

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

$80 - $120

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

Delta, United Airlines and four other 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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Pocatello via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Pocatello via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Montrose, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
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
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
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Provo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Room
$460 - $650
Train from Emeryville Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
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
Salt Lake Express
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 Twin Falls, ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Reno, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Alltrans
Website
jacksonholealltrans.com
Shuttle from Park City to Alpine Junction
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
jacksonholealltrans.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls?

The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Idaho Falls is 1089 km. The road distance is 1353 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls?

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.

What is the fastest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls?

The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is to fly which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $280 - $1,300.

How long does it take to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls?

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls, including transfers.