The cheapest times to fly from PIH to IDA are

  • January 1st to April 29th
  • October 29th to November 18th
  • early December

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PIH to IDA is late January. Prices can be as high as $1352 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $749 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Idaho Falls

Flying from Pocatello, ID (PIH) to Idaho Falls, ID (IDA) will usually cost between $874 to $1265 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $896. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1246. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $351 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1050 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIH to IDA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PIH to IDA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

PIH to IDA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIH to IDA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Pocatello. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $13.29, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IDA, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into PIH. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $138 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $985. Return trip prices are from the IDA to PIH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PIH to IDA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PIH to IDA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PIH to IDA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Salt Lake City, UT (PIH > SLC > IDA)

  • Price for both tickets: $403
  • Average savings: $648 (61.67%)

See PIH to SLC flights

Hack #2: Reno, NV (PIH > RNO > IDA)

  • Price for both tickets: $642
  • Average savings: $408 (38.86%)

See PIH to RNO flights

Hack #3: Spokane, WA (PIH > GEG > IDA)

  • Price for both tickets: $643
  • Average savings: $407 (38.76%)

See PIH to GEG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PIH to IDA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Idaho Falls Regional Airport to Pocatello Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 49 miles or 79 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PIH to IDA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIH to IDA flight is about 1 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Pocatello, ID and Idaho Falls, ID?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from PIH to IDA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PIH
Origination airport name Pocatello Regional Airport
City Pocatello, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -112.6

Return Airport

Destination code IDA
Destination airport name Idaho Falls Regional Airport
City Idaho Falls, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 43.5
Longitude -112.1


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