There are 5 ways to get from Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) to Rapid City Airport (RAP) by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Rapid City  •  1 h 46 min

  1. SLC - RAP

$300 - $550

Cheapest option

Fly to Chadron, drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. SLC - CDR

$85 - $364

3 alternative options

Bus  •  21 h 33 min

  1. 702

$218 - $320

Train, bus  •  31 h 8 min

  1. 702

$267 - $439

Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. 760.6 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Salt Lake City Airport (SLC), USA and Rapid City Airport (RAP), USA?

Delta and United Airlines fly from Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) to Rapid City Airport (RAP) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) to Rapid City Airport (RAP) via Arena Station, 300 W @ 50 N, Salt Lake Central Station, Salt Lake City, Ut, Cheyenne, Wy, Cheyenne, WY, Buffalo, WY, and Rapid City, SD in around 21 h 33 min.

Airlines
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Chadron via Vernal, Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Salt Lake City to Chadron via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Salt Lake City to Chadron via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Chadron via San Diego, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Rapid City
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$350 - $480
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Cheyenne, Wy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Cheyenne, WY to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$102
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Buffalo, WY to Rapid City, SD
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) and Rapid City Airport (RAP) is 816 km. The road distance is 1217 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) to Rapid City Airport (RAP) is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) to Rapid City Airport (RAP) is to fly which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $300 - $550.

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Rapid City (RAP), including transfers and time at the airport.