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Idaho Falls to Big Sky drive

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  Idaho Falls
 Island Park
 West Yellowstone
   Big Sky 
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV


Idaho Falls to Big Sky road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Idaho Falls to Big Sky. If you're planning a road trip to Big Sky, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Idaho Falls and Big Sky. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Idaho Falls and Big Sky. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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10:00 am  start in Idaho Falls
drive for about 36 minutes

10:36 am  Rexburg
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:36 am
drive for about 56 minutes

12:32 pm  Island Park
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:32 pm
drive for about 29 minutes

2:01 pm  West Yellowstone
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:01 pm
drive for about 1 hour

4:03 pm  arrive in Big Sky

driving ≈ 3 hours

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Enter a city to drive through on the way from Idaho Falls to Big Sky.

Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Idaho Falls, Idaho.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?


Island Park

West Yellowstone  (7 answers)

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Big Sky, Montana.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

What are some things to do in Big Sky?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Big Sky.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Big Sky to Idaho Falls drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Idaho Falls? Try searching for places within 3 hours of Idaho Falls.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Idaho Falls to Big Sky. Or get a full Idaho Falls to Big Sky flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Idaho Falls well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Idaho Falls!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 165 miles
driving time of 2 hours, 59 minutes
9 Idaho Falls travel answers
1 Island Park travel answer
7 West Yellowstone travel answers
3 Big Sky travel answers


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