Getting Around

Boise's Green Belt path system makes walking, jogging, and biking highly enjoyable. ValleyRide bus service is available, through all the major tourist areas and the airport. There are always taxi companies available for a relatively reasonable price. For those with rental cars, Boise offers many convenient and inexpensive parking options. Lyft and Uber are also available.


Boise Airport

The airport is located four miles (6km) from downtown Boise.

Boise Airport (BOI)


The airport is located four miles (6km) from downtown Boise.

Getting to the city

Taxis, shuttles and ValleyRide buses into Boise are located at the lower level roadway outside baggage claim. The Sun Valley Express picks up passengers at the blue curb.


GMT -7 (GMT -6 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Avis, Alamo, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Thrifty have counters in the rental car lobby on the first floor.

Airport Taxis

Metered taxis are located on the lower-level roadway outside the baggage claim. Taxis park near the black-coloured curb.


Facilities at the airport include food and beverage outlets, newsstands, gift shops, art exhibitions, ATMs, and conference facilities.


Four parking options are available: short-term parking, garage parking, long-term surface parking, and a remote lot with connecting shuttle service. Short-term parking is $2 per hour up to $23 per day. Long-term parking has a daily rate of $10 or $13 in the covered garage. The parking facilities accept cash, cheques, and all major credit cards.