There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to South Dakota by 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

Fly Los Angeles to Rapid City  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Rapid City (RAP) LAX - RAP

$275 - $743

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Sioux Falls  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sioux Falls (FSD) LAX - FSD

$218 - $560

5 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Rapid City  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Rapid City (RAP) BUR - RAP

$224 - $892

Fly Burbank to Sioux Falls  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Sioux Falls (FSD) BUR - FSD

$257 - $1,109

Fly Los Angeles to Aberdeen  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Aberdeen (ABR) LAX - ABR

$318 - $1,324

Train, bus  •  43 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE 502
  3. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD 502

$320 - $804

Drive  •  26 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls 1758.4 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and South Dakota is 1207 miles. The road distance is 1758.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to South Dakota without a car is to train and bus which takes 43 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Los Angeles to South Dakota, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Los Angeles Airport to Rapid City Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 21 min and has one stopover.

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South Dakota is 2 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 11:32 AM in Los Angeles and 1:32 PM in South Dakota.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to South Dakota is 1758 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 46 min to drive from Los Angeles to South Dakota.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Rapid City Airport.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to South Dakota.
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  • Distance: 1206.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and South Dakota, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Rapid City hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Santa Barbara, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Burbank to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Burbank to Rapid City via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to Sioux Falls via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Rapid City via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Rapid City via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Burbank to Sioux Falls via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Aberdeen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Aberdeen via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Aberdeen via Las Vegas, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Aberdeen via San Jose, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Aberdeen via Phoenix, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Sioux Falls via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Burbank to Rapid City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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