There are 8 ways to get from South Dakota to Carbondale by plane, taxi, night bus, 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  •  8 h 40 min

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

$532 - $1,982

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Bus, night bus  •  16 h 41 min

  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 night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$118 - $224

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Fly Rapid City to St. Louis, night bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to St. Louis (STL) RAP - STL
  2. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$263 - $1,192

Fly Sioux Falls to Paducah, bus  •  8 h 13 min

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

$442 - $1,970

Fly Sioux Falls to St. Louis, night bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to St. Louis (STL) FSD - STL
  2. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale

$356 - $1,458

Fly Sioux Falls to Evansville, bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Evansville (EVV) FSD - EVV
  2. Take the bus from Evansville, IN to Paducah, KY
  3. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale

$466 - $2,000

Bus, train  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN 702
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Carbondale Amtrak

$195 - $428

Drive  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Carbondale 714.5 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Dakota to Carbondale. However, there are services departing from 10th/Jessica NW 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 16 h 41 min.

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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 16 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 40 min 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 5 h 58 min 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 11 h 59 min to drive from South Dakota to Carbondale.

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

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There are 27+ hotels available in Carbondale. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Carbondale.
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  • Distance: 753.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 40 min

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

There is no direct connection from Sioux Falls to Carbondale. However, you can take the line 8 bus to 4th Ave/Presentation NE corner, take the walk to Sioux Falls airport, fly to Cape Girardeau, then take the taxi to Carbondale. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Rapid City airport, fly to St. Louis, take the walk to St Louis Lambert Fld, take the line 1364 bus to St Louis, Mo, then take the night bus to Carbondale.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare, Quincy
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Paducah via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Paducah via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Evansville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Evansville via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Evansville via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Evansville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Evansville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to St. Louis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Carbondale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Paducah, Ky to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cape Girardeau to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Sioux Falls Airport is to line 8 bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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