There are 8 ways to get from Colorado to South Dakota by tram, plane, train, 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

Tram, fly to Rapid City  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the tram from Colfax Station to Peoria Station
  2. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Rapid City (RAP) DEN - RAP

$297 - $384

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE 1401
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD 502

$116 - $219

6 alternative options

Tram, fly to Pierre  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the tram from Colfax Station to Peoria Station
  2. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Pierre (PIR) DEN - PIR

$221 - $505

Tram, fly to Sioux Falls  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the tram from Colfax Station to Peoria Station
  2. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Sioux Falls (FSD) DEN - FSD

$120 - $471

Fly to Watertown  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Watertown (ATY) DEN - ATY

$218 - $502

Train, bus  •  14 h 58 min

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

Bus via Buffalo, WY  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Sioux Falls, SD 702

$216 - $262

Drive  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Sioux Falls 722.8 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colorado to South Dakota is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 10 h 52 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Colorado to South Dakota is to tram and fly which costs $220 - $550 and takes 3 h 6 min.

More details

The distance between Colorado and South Dakota is 494 miles. The road distance is 722.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Colorado to South Dakota, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Colorado to South Dakota. However, there are services departing from Denver, CO and arriving at 10th/Lowell SW corner via Omaha, NE, Maple/Career NE corner and The Bus Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 7 min.

More details

What companies run services between Colorado, USA and South Dakota, USA?

Great Lakes flies from Aurora to Watertown once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Denver to Sioux Falls via Omaha, NE, Sioux Falls, SD, Maple/Career NE corner, and The Bus Stop in around 16 h 7 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Denver to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Great Lakes
Website
greatlakesav.com
Flights from Denver to Pierre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Denver to Watertown via Pierre
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Regional Transportation District
Website
rtd-denver.com
Tram from Colfax Station to Peoria Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
rtd-denver.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Lincoln Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $440
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Lincoln, NE to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.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 Buffalo, WY to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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