There are 4 ways to get from South Dakota to Little Rock by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Rapid City  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Little Rock (LIT) RAP - LIT

$363 - $1,539

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR 121

$144 - $214

2 alternative options

Fly from Sioux Falls  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Little Rock (LIT) FSD - LIT

$446 - $1,906

Drive  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Little Rock 786.8 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Dakota to Little Rock. However, there are services departing from 10th/Jessica NW corner and arriving at Little Rock, AR via The Bus Stop, Sioux Falls, SD and Kansas City, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 15 min.

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The distance between South Dakota and Little Rock is 811 miles. The road distance is 786.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Little Rock without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from South Dakota to Little Rock, including transfers.

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South Dakota to Little Rock 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 Little Rock is to fly which takes 6 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Little Rock Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 41 min and has one stopover.

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South Dakota to Little Rock bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Little Rock, AR station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Little Rock is 787 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 44 min to drive from South Dakota to Little Rock.

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

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Little Rock.
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  • Distance: 810.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Little Rock, AR, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Rapid City to Little Rock hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via The Bus Stop, Maple/Career NE corner, Sioux Falls, SD, and Kansas City, MO in around 19 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Rapid City to Little Rock via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Bus operators
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 Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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There are 106+ hotels available in Little Rock. Prices start at $51 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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