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There are 8 ways to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Milwaukee to Aberdeen  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Aberdeen (ABR) MKE - ABR

$274 - $1,418

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis, MN 966 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 925

$130 - $181

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Fly Milwaukee to Rapid City  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Rapid City (RAP) MKE - RAP

$301 - $1,437

Fly Milwaukee to Sioux Falls  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Sioux Falls (FSD) MKE - FSD

$204 - $1,104

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Rapid City  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Rapid City (RAP) ORD - RAP

$330 - $768

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Sioux Falls  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Sioux Falls (FSD) ORD - FSD

$193 - $505

Train, bus  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 701

$136 - $258

Drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls 504 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota is to fly which costs $270 - $1,500 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to South Dakota. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee and arriving at 10th/Jessica SW corner via Minneapolis, MN, Maple/Career NE corner and The Bus Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 58 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and South Dakota is 633 miles. The road distance is 504 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota without a car is to train and bus which takes 13 h 49 min and costs $130 - $260.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota, including transfers.

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Milwaukee to South Dakota bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Milwaukee station.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota is to fly which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $270 - $1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $190 and takes 17 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milwaukee Airport to Aberdeen Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Milwaukee to South Dakota bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Sioux Falls, SD station.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to South Dakota.
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  • Distance: 632.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and South Dakota, USA?

Delta flies from Milwaukee to Aberdeen 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis, MN, Sioux Falls, SD, Maple/Career NE corner, and The Bus Stop in around 17 h 58 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Aberdeen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Aberdeen via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Rapid City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Sioux Falls via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Coach USA
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to South Dakota is 504 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to drive from Milwaukee to South Dakota.

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Delta offers flights from Milwaukee Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Milwaukee Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs $3.

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