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There are 10 ways to get from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR) by plane, subway, bus, train, shuttle, taxi or car

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Fly from San Francisco

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Pierre (PIR)

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BART to San Jose, fly

  1. Take the BART from Civic Center / UN Plaza to Milpitas
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Pierre (PIR)

Bus to Santa Rosa, fly

  1. Take the bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Sonoma County Airport
  2. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Pierre (PIR)

Train to Sacramento, fly

  1. Take the train from Richmond to Sacramento
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Pierre (PIR)

Fly from Oakland

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Pierre (PIR)

Shuttle to Monterey, fly

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Francisco International Airport to Monterey
  2. Fly from Monterey (MRY) to Pierre (PIR)

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Richmond to Lincoln Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Lincoln, NE to Omaha, NE
  3. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD
  4. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Vivian, SD
  5. Take a taxi from Vivian, SD to Pierre Airport (PIR)

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Kansas City
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD
  4. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Vivian, SD
  5. Take a taxi from Vivian, SD to Pierre Airport (PIR)

Train, bus, taxi via Portland

  1. Take the train from Oakland to Portland
  2. Take the train from Portland to St. Paul-Minneapolis
  3. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Vivian, SD
  4. Take a taxi from Vivian, SD to Pierre Airport (PIR)

Drive

  1. Drive from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR)

San Francisco (SFO) to Pierre (PIR) flights

The flight time between San Francisco (SFO) and Pierre (PIR) is around 8h 45m and covers a distance of around 1246 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 41m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 56m. Services are operated by United Airlines and Key Lime. Typically 235 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
5h 3m
Layover time:
3h 41m
Total time:
8h 45m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 56m
Flight distance:
1246 miles
Flights per week:
235
Cheapest price:
$145
Carbon emissions:
659 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
15:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Francisco (SFO) to Pierre (PIR) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR) is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 25h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR) is to fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 6h 25m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Pierre Airport (PIR) is 1242 miles. The road distance is 1677.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR) without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 2 days 5h and costs $330 - $490.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Pierre Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 56m and has one stopover.

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Pierre Airport (PIR) is 2h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 12:01 AM in San Francisco and 2:01 AM in Pierre Airport (PIR).

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR) is 1678 miles. It takes approximately 25h 36m to drive from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR).

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Pierre Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR).
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  • Distance: 1241.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 25m

What companies run services between San Francisco, CA, USA and Pierre Airport (PIR), USA?

United Airlines and Key Lime fly from San Francisco to Pierre Airport (PIR) hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Fresno, Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Reno, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Aspen, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Salt Lake City, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Santa Ana, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via San Diego, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Yampa Valley, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Boise, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via Arcata/Eureka, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Pierre via San Luis Obispo County Apt, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Santa Rosa to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Santa Rosa to Pierre via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Sacramento to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Sacramento to Pierre via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Sacramento to Pierre via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Sacramento to Pierre via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Ontario/San Bernardino, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Santa Ana, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Burbank, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via San Diego, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Seattle, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Monterey to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Monterey to Pierre via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Monterey to Pierre via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Key Lime
Website
keylimeair.com
Flights from San Jose to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Sacramento to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Oakland to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Monterey to Pierre via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Civic Center / UN Plaza to Milpitas
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
bart.gov
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 Richmond to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Richmond to Lincoln Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
39h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $240
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Premium
$460 - $650
Flexi Coach Seat
$350 - $550
Business Seat
$380 - $550
Train from Oakland to Portland
Ave. Duration
17h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $240
Train from Portland to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
36h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Premium
$460 - $650
Flexi Coach Seat
$350 - $550
Business Seat
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Sonoma Airport Express
Phone
+1 707-837-8700
Email
info@airportexpressinc.com
Website
airportexpressinc.com
Bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport International to Sonoma County Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
airportexpressinc.com
Book at
sae.betterez.com
Monterey Airbus
Phone
831-373-7777
Website
montereyairbus.com
Shuttle from San Francisco International Airport to Monterey
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $55
Schedules at
montereyairbus.com
Online Discount
$50
Standard Rate
$55
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Lincoln, NE to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Vivian, SD
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Vivian, SD
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$160 - $220
Flexible
$220 - $330
Other operators
Taxi from Vivian, SD to Pierre Airport (PIR)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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The best way to get from San Francisco to San Francisco Airport is to BART which takes 29 min and costs $8 - $10.

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