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There are 5 ways to get from South Dakota to Mackinac Island by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  10h 44m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) FSD - CIU
  2. Take the bus from Kinross to St. Ignace

$520 - $2,728

Cheapest option

Fly to Iron Mountain, bus  •  14h 51m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Iron Mountain (IMT) FSD - IMT
  2. Take the bus from Iron Mountain, MI to St. Ignace

$356 - $1,686

3 alternative options

Fly to Traverse City, bus  •  9h 53m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Traverse City (TVC) FSD - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace

$476 - $2,346

Fly to Pellston  •  11h 16m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Pellston (PLN) FSD - PLN

$716 - $3,522

Drive  •  13h 26m

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Mackinac Island 748 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from South Dakota to Mackinac Island is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 13h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from South Dakota to Mackinac Island is to fly and bus which costs $470 - $2,400 and takes 9h 53m.

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The distance between South Dakota and Mackinac Island is 766 miles. The road distance is 748 miles.

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It takes approximately 10h 44m to get from South Dakota to Mackinac Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sioux Falls Airport to Sault Ste Marie Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 38m and has one stopover.

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Mackinac Island is 1h ahead of South Dakota. It is currently 12:05 AM in South Dakota and 1:05 AM in Mackinac Island.

Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Mackinac Island is 748 miles. It takes approximately 13h 26m to drive from South Dakota to Mackinac Island.

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Delta offers flights from Sioux Falls Airport to Sault Ste Marie Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Mackinac Island. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Mackinac Island.
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  • Distance: 766 miles
  • Duration: 10h 44m

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Mackinac Island, MI, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Sioux Falls to Mackinac Island hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Sault Ste Marie via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Sault Ste Marie via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,300
Flights from Sioux Falls to Traverse City via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 38m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Minneapolis, Traverse City, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 38m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
14h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Minneapolis, Madison, Detroit
Ave. Duration
12h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Minneapolis, Chicago Midway, Detroit
Ave. Duration
12h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Pellston via Chicago O'Hare, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,400
Flights from Sioux Falls to Iron Mountain via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Iron Mountain via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Sioux Falls to Traverse City via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kinross to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Iron Mountain, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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