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There are 10 ways to get from South Dakota to Carbondale by plane, taxi, bus, night bus, train or car

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

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Fly Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau, taxi  •  9h 13m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Cape Girardeau (CGI) FSD - CGI
  2. Take a taxi from Cape Girardeau to Carbondale

$534 - $1,984

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Bus, night bus  •  18h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the night bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$118 - $224

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Fly Sioux Falls to St. Louis, Amtrak Thruway  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to St. Louis (STL) FSD - STL
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

Fly Sioux Falls to Paducah, bus  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Paducah (PAH) FSD - PAH
  2. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale

$424 - $1,872

Fly Pierre to St. Louis, Amtrak Thruway  •  8h 4m

  1. Fly from Pierre (PIR) to St. Louis (STL) PIR - STL
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

Bus to Omaha, fly to St. Louis, Amtrak Thruway  •  9h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Vermillion to Omaha, NE
  2. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to St. Louis (STL) OMA - STL
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  18h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak

Bus, train  •  20h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE 501
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Champaign, IL
  3. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Station to Carbondale Amtrak Station

$144 - $254

Night bus, bus  •  17h 22m

  1. Take the night bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Kansas City, MO 706
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$118 - $208

Drive  •  11h 59m

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Carbondale 714.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from South Dakota to Carbondale is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from South Dakota to Carbondale is to fly and taxi which costs $500 - $2,000 and takes 9h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Dakota to Carbondale. However, there are services departing from 6th/St. Paul NE corner and arriving at Carbondale via The Bus Stop, Sioux Falls, SD, Kansas City, Mo and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 48m.

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The distance between South Dakota and Carbondale is 754 miles. The road distance is 714.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Carbondale without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 18h 48m and costs $110 - $230.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from South Dakota to Carbondale, including transfers.

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South Dakota to Carbondale bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Sioux Falls, SD station.

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There is no direct flight from Sioux Falls Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 28m and has one stopover.

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South Dakota to Carbondale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Carbondale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Carbondale is 714 miles. It takes approximately 11h 59m to drive from South Dakota to Carbondale.

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Carbondale.
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  • Distance: 753.9 miles
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Carbondale, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Sioux Falls to Carbondale via The Bus Stop, Maple/Career NE corner, Sioux Falls, SD, Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, Mo, St Louis, Mo, 20Th Street @ Cass Sb, Civic Center Transit Center, and St. Louis, MO - Amtrak in around 18h 50m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare, Paducah
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau via Minneapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Paducah via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Paducah via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Omaha
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, New Orleans
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Austin
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Tulsa
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Omaha to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Flights from Pierre to St. Louis via Denver, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Train operators
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 Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Station to Carbondale Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from St. Louis, MO - Amtrak to Carbondale,IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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 Paducah, Ky to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Night bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Vermillion to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cape Girardeau to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Sioux Falls Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Carbondale. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Pierre Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs $13 - $16.

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