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

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Fly  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Rapid City (RAP) OMA - RAP

$356 - $1,496

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD 502
  2. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Rapid City, SD 701

$159 - $218

1 alternative option

Drive  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Omaha to Mount Rushmore 551.4 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Omaha to Mount Rushmore is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Omaha to Mount Rushmore is to fly which costs $350 - $1,500 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Omaha and Mount Rushmore is 426 miles. The road distance is 551.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Omaha to Mount Rushmore without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 50 min and costs $150 - $220.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Omaha to Mount Rushmore, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Omaha to Mount Rushmore is to fly which takes 5 h 53 min and costs $350 - $1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $220 and takes 10 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Omaha Airport to Rapid City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 58 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Omaha to Mount Rushmore is 551 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to drive from Omaha to Mount Rushmore.

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Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Omaha Airport to Rapid City Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Mount Rushmore. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Omaha to Mount Rushmore.
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  • Distance: 425.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Omaha, NE, USA and Mount Rushmore, SD, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Omaha to Mount Rushmore hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Omaha to Mount Rushmore via Sioux Falls, SD and Rapid City, SD in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Omaha to Rapid City via Phoenix esa Gateway
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Rapid City, SD
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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The best way to get from Omaha to Omaha Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $2.

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