There are 3 ways to get from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Rapid City (RAP) MSP - RAP

$257 - $518

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Rapid City, SD 701

$162 - $228

1 alternative option

Drive  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore 635.7 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 9 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore is to fly which costs $250 - $550 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Mount Rushmore is 511 miles. The road distance is 635.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Mount Rushmore, SD, USA?

Delta flies from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore every 4 hours. Alternatively, Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore every 3 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Rapid City, SD
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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