International Programs Office

Travel Details

Transportation information is provided below. Please make arrangements early. If your flight ends in Salt Lake City, the best option for traveling from Salt Lake City to Pocatello is to arrange a shuttle through the Salt Lake Express.

Transportation and Hotel Information

Airport Code for Pocatello Regional Airport = PIH
Aiport Code for Salt Lake Regional Airport = SLC


Transportation Information

From point of arrival in Pocatello or Salt Lake City

Pocatello Regional Airport is approximately 20 minutes away from campus. There is a free telephone near the baggage claim at the Pocatello Regional Airport. Contact information is as follows:

You do not need to dial 208 if you are calling from Pocatello

Checker Cab Company
Phone: (208) 200-8814

Country Coach Shuttle Service
Phone: (208) 233-2551
Cost: Approximately $16-$20 from Pocatello Airport to ISU campus

Yellow Taxi Service
Phone: (208) 237-8294 or tinyneustra@gmail.com
Cost: $8-$12 from Pocatello Airport or shuttle drop-off

Salt Lake City airport is about 2.5 hours away by shuttle bus and about 40 minutes by airplane. The following services are available to take you from Salt Lake City to Pocatello. We recommend that you make reservations as early as possible.

By Airplane:
Sky West Airlines (Delta Connection) www.skywest.com
Cost: Regular faires vary, please check website

By Shuttle Bus:
Salt Lake Express
www.saltlakeexpress.com

Phone: (208) 356-9796 or toll free at (800) 356-9796
Cost: Regular fares vary, please check website

 

Short-Term Accommodations

Ameritel Inn
1440 Bench Road
Phone: (208) 234-7500
Fax: (208) 234-0000
www.ameritelinns.com
Estimated Cost: $60.00 per night and higher +tax
Distance from campus: Approximately 5 miles
Other important information:
Free airport shuttle between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Call upon arrival at airport, identify yourself as an ISU student

Red Lion Inn (where the Salt Lake Express arrives)
1555 Pocatello Creek Road
Phone: (208) 233-2200
Fax: (208) 234-4524
www.redlion.rdln.com
Estimated Cost: $60 per night and higher +tax
Distance from campus: Approximately 5 miles
Other important information:
Free airport shuttle
Call upon arrival at airport, identify yourself as an ISU student

Rodeway Inn (across from ISU campus)
835 S. 5th Avenue
Phone: (208) 233-0451
Fax: (208) 478-1618
www.rodewayinn.com
Estimated Cost: $45 per night and higher +tax
Distance from campus: Across from ISU campus
Other important information:
No airport shuttle, identify yourself as an ISU student

Thunderbird Motel
1415 S. 5th Avenue
Phone: (208) 232-6330
Fax:(208) 232-6330 (same as phone)
Estimated Cost: $45.00 per night and higher +tax
Distance from campus: Across from ISU Campus
Other important information:
No airport shuttle, identify yourself as an ISU student