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Salt Lake City-Boise Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Salt Lake City to Boise bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$62.00
Shortest Duration7h 5m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Salt Lake City to Boise right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Salt Lake City to Boise?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $68.00 was the low point for bus fares from Salt Lake City to Boise. Buses from Boise to Salt Lake City are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $68.00 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 14 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $24.00 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 7 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 297 miles (477 kilometers) from Salt Lake City, UT to Boise, ID. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Salt Lake City?

There is usually only one bus per day from Salt Lake City to Boise. It leaves the station in Salt Lake City at 12:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Salt Lake City to Boise. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Salt Lake City to Boise?

There is one bus company that operates from Salt Lake City to Boise. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound17h 11m$81.96

Where does the bus leave from in Salt Lake City?

Salt Lake City, Utah has two bus stations with service to Boise, Idaho:

  • Bus Terminal - 300 S 600 W

Where does the bus arrive in Boise?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Boise, Idaho:

  • 3353 South Federal Way
  • Boise Airport

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