There are 4 ways to get from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore by plane, night bus, 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 17 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Rapid City (RAP) LAS - RAP

$197 - $901

3 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  29 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
  2. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Cheyenne, Wy
  3. Take the bus from Cheyenne, WY to Buffalo, WY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Rapid City, SD 702

$292 - $467

Bus  •  31 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Frisco
  2. Take the bus from Frisco to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Rapid City, SD 702

$295 - $455

Drive  •  17 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore 1143.1 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 17 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore is to fly which costs $190 - $900 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Las Vegas and Mount Rushmore is 819 miles. The road distance is 1143.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore.
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  • Distance: 818.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Mount Rushmore, SD, USA?

Allegiant Air and United Airlines fly from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Las Vegas to Mount Rushmore via Frisco, Denver, Co, Denver, CO, Buffalo, WY, and Rapid City, SD in around 31 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Cheyenne, Wy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Frisco
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $170
Bus from Frisco to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Cheyenne, WY to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$102
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Buffalo, WY to Rapid City, SD
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Frisco Transfer Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
ridebustang.com

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