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San Diego to Boise drive

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  San Diego
 Las Vegas
 Alamo (Nevada)
 Ely (Nevada)
driving   /   2 days   /   no pets   /   no RV

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San Diego to Boise road trip planner

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

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 Day 1

9:00 am  start in San Diego
drive for about 3 hours

11:52 am  Barstow
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:52 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

3:13 pm  Las Vegas
stay for about 4 hours
and leave at 7:13 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

8:42 pm  Alamo (Nevada)
stay overnight and leave the next day around 9:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 6.5 hours
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 Day 2

9:00 am  leave from Alamo (Nevada)
drive for about 2.5 hours

11:34 am  Ely (Nevada)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:34 pm
drive for about 3 hours

3:44 pm  Jackpot
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:44 pm
drive for about 3 hours

7:34 pm  arrive in Boise

day 2 driving ≈ 8.5 hours

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Where should I stop along the way?

Barstow  (13 answers)
    restaurants around Barstow:
        Del Taco
    questions about Barstow:
        What's the best neighborhood in Barstow for a first time visitor?
        Where to sleep RV trailer

Las Vegas  (324 answers)
    Downtown Container Park  (15 mentions)
    Fremont Street Experience  (15 mentions)
    High Roller  (10 mentions)
    The Mob Museum  (8 mentions)
    Neon Museum  (8 mentions)
    restaurants around Las Vegas:
        Mon Ami Gabi
        Wicked Spoon
        Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino
        Lotus of Siam
    questions about Las Vegas:
        Best new restaurants in Vegas?
        What time of year is the best for scoring a cheap deals in Las Vegas
        Best tips and casinos for first time gambler?
        Is it better to stay on or off the Las Vegas strip?
        Top things to do in Las Vegas that don't include gambling?

Alamo (Nevada)

Ely (Nevada)  (2 answers)

Jackpot  (2 answers)

What are some things to do in Boise?

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

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

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!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Boise. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Katie from Los Angeles asked:
Best free things to do in Boise?  (2 answers)

profile  Leanne from Honolulu asked:
What do you do and where to eat in Boise, ID?  (1 answer)

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

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 Boise to San Diego drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from San Diego to Boise. Or get a full San Diego to Boise 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 San Diego well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about San Diego!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 955 miles
driving time of 14 hours, 23 minutes
Boise is 1 hour ahead of San Diego
256 San Diego travel answers
13 Barstow travel answers
324 Las Vegas travel answers
2 Ely (Nevada) travel answers
2 Jackpot travel answers
36 Boise travel answers


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