There are 6 ways to get from South Dakota to Galveston 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.

Recommended option

Fly Rapid City to Houston Hobby Apt, shuttle  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) RAP - HOU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Houston Hobby Airport, TX to Galveston, TX

$334 - $1,190

Cheapest option

Fly Rapid City to Houston, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Houston (IAH) RAP - IAH
  2. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$314 - $1,190

4 alternative options

Fly Sioux Falls to Houston Hobby Apt, shuttle  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) FSD - HOU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Houston Hobby Airport, TX to Galveston, TX

$516 - $2,156

Fly Sioux Falls to Houston, bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Houston (IAH) FSD - IAH
  2. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$476 - $1,956

Bus, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  47 h 59 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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak
  5. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Drive  •  18 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Galveston 1167.2 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Dakota and Galveston is 1109 miles. The road distance is 1167.2 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Galveston without a car is to bus and train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 47 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from South Dakota to Galveston, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 1 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Galveston is 1167 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 41 min to drive from South Dakota to Galveston.

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Delta, American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Rapid City Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport.

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There are 736+ hotels available in Galveston. Prices start at $69 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 Galveston.
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  • Distance: 1109.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

There is no direct connection from Rapid City to Galveston. However, you can take the taxi to Rapid City airport, fly to Houston Hobby Apt, take the walk to Houston Hobby Airport, TX, then take the shuttle to Galveston. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Rapid City airport, fly to Houston, take the walk to George Bush Airport, Houston, TX, then take the bus to Galveston.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Denver, Colorado Springs
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rapid City to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Shuttle from Houston Hobby Airport, TX to Galveston, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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