About Idaho Falls

Let's have a look around into background of Idaho Falls

County: Bonneville County
State: Idaho
Country: United States
Latitude: 43.4666667
Longitude: -112.0333333
Time zone: Mountain Time Zone
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -7 hours

Weather in Idaho Falls

Climate: Tropical and Subtropical Steppe Climate
Best Time to Visit: March to May


Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. As of the 2010 census, the population of Idaho Falls was 56,813, with a metro population of 136,108. Idaho Falls serves as a hub to all of eastern Idaho and much of western Wyoming. The area is served by the Idaho Falls Regional Airport and is home to the Idaho Falls Chukars minor league baseball team, and the Idaho Mustangs, a semi-professional football team that plays in the Rocky Mountain Football League.

Distance from Idaho Falls center to Airport

The nearest major airport is Idaho Falls Regional Airport (IDA / KIDA). This airport has domestic flights. Another major airport is Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH / KPIH), which has domestic flights from Pocatello, Idaho.
Driving Distance: 8 miles / 13 km
Driving Time: 12 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

Airport: Idaho Falls Regional Airport 
Rail: Amtrak: National Rail Passenger System.
Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
For Hotels:
Room Service: $5 Minimum
Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
Concierge: Between $5 - $25
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Ammon,
  • Blackfoot,
  • Rexburg

Emergency Contact Numbers in Idaho Falls city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
Railroad: 1800 872 7245
Airport: +1 208-612-8221 Idaho Falls Regional Airport )
Hospital: +1 208-557-2700 (Mountain View Hospital)


Eagle Fun Days
Ketchum Arts Festival
Post Falls Festival

Tourist Attractions

Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park
Idaho Falls Idaho Temple
Tautphaus Park  

Theatre & Concerts

Centre Theatre
Actors’ Repertory Theatre 
Paramount Theater

Visit Top Restaurants in Idaho Falls

Sandpiper Restaurant
Dixie's Diner
Krung Thep

Top Shopping Centers in Idaho Falls

Grand Teton Mall
Ferrell's Clothing

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho
Museum of Idaho
Collectors Corner Museum

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Scones – Jakers
Tiger Shrimp – Copper Rill Restaurant
Fish Tacos – The SnakeBite Restaurant

Sports Club

Apple Athletic Club Tennis – Tennis
 East Idaho Flag Football League – Football 
 Idaho Falls Chukars – Baseball

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: $ 4.00
Taxi: $ 8.00 (base price)
3 BHK (Downtown): $ 812.50
Cheap meal: $ 12.00
Gasoline: $ 0.63 / litre
3 course meal: $ 45.00