There are 5 ways to get from Kansas City to South Dakota by bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD 502

$85 - $113

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Sioux Falls 362.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Aberdeen  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Aberdeen (ABR) MCI - ABR

$294 - $1,518

Fly to Sioux Falls  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Sioux Falls (FSD) MCI - FSD

$224 - $1,204

Fly to Rapid City  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Rapid City (RAP) MCI - RAP

$260 - $366

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kansas City and South Dakota is 487 miles. The road distance is 362.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to South Dakota without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Kansas City to South Dakota, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to South Dakota is to bus which takes 6 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 3 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kansas City Airport to Aberdeen Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kansas City to South Dakota is 362 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to drive from Kansas City to South Dakota.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Kansas City Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Kansas City Airport is to line 229 bus which takes 56 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to South Dakota.
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  • Distance: 487.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and South Dakota, USA?

Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Kansas City to Sioux Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, Delta and Southwest Airlines fly from Kansas City to Aberdeen every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Aberdeen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Aberdeen via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Kansas City to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Sioux Falls via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $440
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $440
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Rapid City via Phoenix esa Gateway
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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