There are 4 ways to get from South Dakota to Chateau Lake Louise by plane, shuttle, 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 from Rapid City, shuttle  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Calgary (YYC) RAP - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Lake Louise, AB

$341 - $1,697

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Fly from Sioux Falls, shuttle  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Calgary (YYC) FSD - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Lake Louise, AB

$564 - $3,164

Bus, train  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN 702
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Everett Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
  4. Take the train from Vancouver to Jasper
  5. Take the bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB

$479 - $1,179

Drive  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Chateau Lake Louise 1409.8 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Dakota and Chateau Lake Louise is 872 miles. The road distance is 1409.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Chateau Lake Louise without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 22 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 48 min to get from South Dakota to Chateau Lake Louise, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Calgary Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 56 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Chateau Lake Louise is 1410 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 47 min to drive from South Dakota to Chateau Lake Louise.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Rapid City Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Chateau Lake Louise. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Rapid City Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Chateau Lake Louise.
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  • Distance: 872 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 48 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Chateau Lake Louise, AB, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Rapid City to Chateau Lake Louise. However, you can take the taxi to Rapid City airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary Airport, take the shuttle to Lake Louise, AB, then take the walk to Chateau Lake Louise. Alternatively, you can take the line 8 bus to 4th Ave/Presentation NE corner, take the walk to Sioux Falls airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary Airport, take the shuttle to Lake Louise, AB, then take the walk to Chateau Lake Louise.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Rapid City to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,000
Flights from Rapid City to Calgary via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $4,000
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 Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$390 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$470 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Jasper
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $440
Bus operators
Rocky Mountains Sky Shuttle
Website
rockymountainskyshuttle.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
rockymountainskyshuttle.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
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
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com

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