There are 7 ways to get from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly from Rapid City  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) RAP - ORD

$309 - $735

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Bus Burlington Trailways  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE 501
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Chicago, IL 1205 / ...

$106 - $168

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Fly from Sioux Falls  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FSD - ORD

$172 - $472

Drive to Sioux City, fly  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Yankton to Sioux City
  2. Fly from Sioux City (SUX) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SUX - ORD

$177 - $1,610

Bus, train  •  15 h 27 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 Empire Builder

$147 - $293

Bus via Minneapolis, MN  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Minneapolis, MN 702 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Milwaukee 965 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport

$144 - $214

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 562.2 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). However, there are services departing from 6th/St. Paul NE corner and arriving at Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport via The Bus Stop, Sioux Falls, SD, Minneapolis, MN and Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 36 min.

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The distance between South Dakota and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 655 miles. The road distance is 562.2 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to bus and train which takes 15 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Sioux Falls, SD station.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to fly which takes 2 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Rapid City Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 562 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to drive from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Rapid City Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 655.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Rapid City to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sioux Falls to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) via The Bus Stop, Maple/Career NE corner, Sioux Falls, SD, Omaha, NE, Chicago, IL, and Clinton-Blue in around 16 h 6 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Rapid City to Chicago O'Hare via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Sioux Falls to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Sioux City to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Sioux Falls to Chicago O'Hare via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
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
Bus operators
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
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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There are 256+ hotels available in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). Prices start at $71 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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