There are 10 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls by plane, bus, shuttle, subway, train or car

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Fly San Francisco to Idaho Falls  •  4h 28m

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

$188 - $490

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Fly San Francisco to Pocatello, bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Pocatello (PIH) SFO - PIH
  2. Take the bus from Pocatello to Idaho Falls

$100 - $443

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Fly San Francisco to Jackson, bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Jackson (JAC) SFO - JAC
  2. Take the bus from Jackson Airport, WY to Idaho Falls, ID

$325 - $647

Fly San Francisco to Salt Lake City, shuttle  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Salt Lake City (SLC) SFO - SLC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City Airport to Fairfield Inn & Suites Idaho Falls

$114 - $217

BART, BART to Oakland, fly to Idaho Falls  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Daly City
  2. Take the BART from Daly City to Oakland Coliseum - OAC
  3. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Idaho Falls (IDA) OAK - IDA

$113 - $594

Fly San Jose to Idaho Falls  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Idaho Falls (IDA) SJC - IDA

$166 - $399

BART, train, shuttle  •  24h 33m

  1. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to MacArthur
  2. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Farmington Station to Fairfield Inn & Suites Idaho Falls

$130 - $166

Bus  •  24h 47m

  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 bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Idaho Falls

$123 - $186

BART, train, bus  •  25h 16m

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

$127 - $188

Drive  •  14h 16m

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls 845.9 miles

$80 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 14h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is to fly which costs $180 - $490 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal G-Lower Level and arriving at Idaho Falls via San Francisco, Ca, Reno, Nv, Salt Lake Central Station and Salt Lake City, UT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 47m.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Idaho Falls is 681 miles. The road distance is 845.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls without a car is to BART and train and shuttle which takes 24h 33m and costs $130 - $170.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls, including transfers.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Francisco, Ca station.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is to fly which takes 4h 28m and costs $180 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $190 and takes 24h 47m.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Idaho Falls Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 44m and has one stopover.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls bus services, operated by Salt Lake Express, arrive at Idaho Falls station.

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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: 4h 28m

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

Delta, United Airlines and five other airlines fly from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls via Mission St & 1st St, San Francisco, Ca, Reno, Nv, Salt Lake City, Ut, Salt Lake Central Station, Arena Station, and Salt Lake City, UT in around 24h 47m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Pocatello via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from San Francisco to Pocatello via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Pocatello via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via San Diego, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Idaho Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Oakland to Idaho Falls via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City via Long Beach
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Daly City
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Daly City to Oakland Coliseum - OAC
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to MacArthur
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Emeryville Amtrak Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$300 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Jackson Airport, WY to Idaho Falls, ID
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Pocatello to Idaho Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Idaho Falls
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
St. George Shuttle
Phone
+1 435-628-8320/(800) 933-8320
Email
info@stgshuttle.com
Website
stgshuttle.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City Airport to Fairfield Inn & Suites Idaho Falls
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stgshuttle.com
Shuttle from Farmington Station to Fairfield Inn & Suites Idaho Falls
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
stgshuttle.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 San Francisco, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Reno, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$85 - $130

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Idaho Falls is 1h ahead of San Francisco Airport (SFO). It is currently 2:48 AM in San Francisco Airport (SFO) and 3:48 AM in Idaho Falls.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls is 846 miles. It takes approximately 14h 16m to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Idaho Falls.

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

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There are 25+ hotels available in Idaho Falls. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to San Jose Airport is to shuttle which takes 45 min and costs $24 - $30.

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