There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Sioux Falls by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Sioux Falls (FSD) ORD - FSD

$174 - $477

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Omaha, NE 1205 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD 502

$97 - $154

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Ottumwa Amtrak  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Ottumwa Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Ottumwa, IA to Omaha, NE
  3. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD 502

$128 - $244

Train, bus  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 925

$134 - $272

Night bus, bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Minneapolis, Mn 4730
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 925

$104 - $195

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Sioux Falls 576.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Sioux Falls is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Sioux Falls is to fly which costs $170 - $480 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Sioux Falls is 477 miles. The road distance is 576.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Chicago to Sioux Falls, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Sioux Falls. However, there are services departing from Chicago, IL and arriving at 12th/Western SE corner via Omaha, NE and Maple/Career NE corner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Sioux Falls, SD, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago to Sioux Falls every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Sioux Falls via Omaha, NE, Sioux Falls, SD, and Maple/Career NE corner in around 14 h 19 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Ottumwa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Ottumwa, IA to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110

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