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There are 3 ways to get from South Dakota to Los Angeles by plane or car

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Fly to Los Angeles  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Los Angeles (LAX) RAP - LAX

$269 - $735

Cheapest option

Fly to Burbank  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Burbank (BUR) RAP - BUR

$234 - $992

1 alternative option

Drive  •  26 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Los Angeles 1766.4 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from South Dakota to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 26 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Dakota to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $260 - $750 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between South Dakota and Los Angeles is 1207 miles. The road distance is 1766.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from South Dakota to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Los Angeles Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 34 min and has one stopover.

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Los Angeles is 2 h behind South Dakota. It is currently 11:30 AM in South Dakota and 9:30 AM in Los Angeles.

Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Los Angeles is 1766 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 54 min to drive from South Dakota to Los Angeles.

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

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There are 2494+ hotels available in Los Angeles. Prices start at $105 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 $29 - $35.

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 1206.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Rapid City to Los Angeles hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Rapid City to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Burbank via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Rapid City to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Rapid City to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Rapid City to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100

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