Travel from Rapid-City to West-Yellowstone

Bus or fly from Rapid City to West Yellowstone?

You can take a bus from Rapid City to West Yellowstone via Buffalo, WY, Cheyenne, WY, Salt Lake Central Station, and Salt Lake City, UT in around 26 h 29 min. Alternatively, Delta and Allegiant Air fly from Rapid City to West Yellowstone 3 times a day.

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How to get from Rapid City to West Yellowstone

From Rapid City, SD bus to Billings, MT, bus to Butte, MT, shuttle to Idaho Falls, ID, taxi to Rexburg, ID, then shuttle to West Yellowstone, MT. 20 h 52 min $325. From Rapid City, SD bus to Buffalo, WY, bus to Cheyenne, WY, bus to Salt Lake Central Station, line 200 bus to Salt Lake City, UT, then bus to Yellowstone, MT. 26 h 29 min. From Rapid City, SD bus to Buffalo, WY, bus to Denver, CO, walk to Denver Union Station Amtrak, train to Salt Lake Central Station, line 701 tram to Salt Lake City, UT, then bus to Yellowstone, MT. 35 h 45 min $419. From Rapid City drive to West Yellowstone. 9 h 37 min $72. From Rapid City taxi to Rapid City airport, fly to West Yellowstone airport, then taxi to West Yellowstone. 14 h 47 min $1,146. From Rapid City taxi to Rapid City airport, fly to Bozeman airport, then bus to West Yellowstone. 8 h 4 min $879.
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    Rapid City to West Yellowstone:

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      1 Bus, shuttle, taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $246 - $359
      • Duration: 20 h 52 min
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      • Duration: 26 h 29 min
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      3 Bus, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $292 - $488
      • Duration: 35 h 45 min
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        • Duration: 35 h 45 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $55 - $90
      • Duration: 9 h 37 min
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      5 Fly to West Yellowstone
      • One-Way approx: USD $509 - $2,247
      • Duration: 14 h 47 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $509 - $2,247
        • Duration: 14 h 47 min
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      6 Fly to Bozeman, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $404 - $1,530
      • Duration: 8 h 4 min
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        6 Fly to Bozeman, bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $404 - $1,530
        • Duration: 8 h 4 min
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