There are 4 ways to get from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Grand Forks  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Grand Forks (GFK) to Rapid City (RAP) GFK - RAP

$644 - $2,818

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Bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Fargo, ND 927
  2. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Sioux Falls, SD 704
  3. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Rapid City, SD 701

$187 - $260

2 alternative options

Bus to Fargo, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Fargo, ND
  2. Fly from Fargo (FAR) to Rapid City (RAP) FAR - RAP

$477 - $2,038

Drive  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore 679.7 miles

$65 - $100

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The distance between Grand Forks and Mount Rushmore is 419 miles. The road distance is 679.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Grand Forks Airport to Rapid City Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore is 680 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to drive from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore.

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Allegiant Air and Delta offer flights from Grand Forks Airport to Rapid City Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Mount Rushmore. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Grand Forks to Grand Forks Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore.
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  • Distance: 418.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Grand Forks, ND, USA and Mount Rushmore, SD, USA?

Delta and Allegiant Air fly from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Forks to Mount Rushmore via Fargo, ND, Sioux Falls, SD, and Rapid City, SD in around 14 h 20 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Forks to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,100
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Grand Forks to Rapid City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Fargo to Rapid City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks, ND to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Rapid City, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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