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

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Drive, bus  •  3h 44m

  1. Drive from Mankato to Fairmont, MN
  2. Take the bus from Fairmont, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 701

$51 - $68

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 1m

  1. Drive from Mankato to Sioux Falls 168.4 miles

$16 - $24

Bus, fly to Aberdeen  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Aberdeen (ABR) MSP - ABR

$248 - $1,253

Bus, fly to Sioux Falls  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Sioux Falls (FSD) MSP - FSD

$138 - $479

Bus, fly to Rapid City  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Rapid City (RAP) MSP - RAP

$235 - $492

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The cheapest way to get from Mankato to South Dakota is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Mankato to South Dakota is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 1m.

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The distance between Mankato and South Dakota is 317 miles. The road distance is 168.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Mankato to South Dakota, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Aberdeen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to South Dakota is 168 miles. It takes approximately 3h 1m to drive from Mankato to South Dakota.

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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  • Distance: 316.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 44m

What companies run services between Mankato, MN, USA and South Dakota, USA?

There is no direct connection from Mankato to Sioux Falls. However, you can take the drive to Fairmont, MN, take the bus to Sioux Falls, SD, then take the taxi to Sioux Falls. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Sioux Falls.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fairmont, MN to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Land to Air Express
Website
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com

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