There are 4 ways to get from Mankato to South Dakota State University by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato to Albert Lea. MN
  2. Take the bus from Albert Lea, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 701
  3. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Pipestone, MN 926
  4. Take a taxi from Pipestone, MN to South Dakota State University

$169 - $267

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Bus, taxi via Minneapolis  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Pipestone, MN 925
  3. Take a taxi from Pipestone, MN to South Dakota State University

$196 - $267

Drive  •  3h 33m

  1. Drive from Mankato to South Dakota State University 152 miles

$14 - $22

Bus, fly, taxi  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Sioux Falls (FSD) MSP - FSD
  3. Take a taxi from Sioux Falls to South Dakota State University

$416 - $1,007

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The cheapest way to get from Mankato to South Dakota State University is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 3h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Mankato to South Dakota State University is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 3h 33m.

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The distance between Mankato and South Dakota State University is 139 miles. The road distance is 152 miles.

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The best way to get from Mankato to South Dakota State University without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 9h 2m and costs $160 - $270.

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It takes approximately 9h 2m to get from Mankato to South Dakota State University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Sioux Falls Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 2m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to South Dakota State University is 152 miles. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Mankato to South Dakota State University.

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to Sioux Falls Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in South Dakota State University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mankato to South Dakota State University.
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  • Distance: 138.8 miles
  • Duration: 9h 2m

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

There is no direct connection from Mankato to South Dakota State University. However, you can take the bus to Albert Lea. MN, take the walk to Albert Lea, MN, take the bus to Sioux Falls, SD, take the bus to Pipestone, MN, then take the taxi to South Dakota State University. Alternatively, you can take the bus to MSP Airport, take the walk to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, take the line 10 bus to Minneapolis - Downtown, take the walk to Minneapolis, MN, take the bus to Pipestone, MN, then take the taxi to South Dakota State University.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Bus operators
Land to Air Express
Website
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato to Albert Lea. MN
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $40
Schedules at
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Albert Lea, MN to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Pipestone, MN
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Pipestone, MN
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pipestone, MN to South Dakota State University
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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