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There are 4 ways to get from South Dakota to Phoenix by plane or car

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Fly Rapid City to Phoenix  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Phoenix (PHX) RAP - PHX

$241 - $1,137

Cheapest option

Fly Rapid City to Phoenix esa Gateway  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Phoenix esa Gateway (AZA) RAP - AZA

$218 - $714

2 alternative options

Fly Sioux Falls to Phoenix  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Phoenix (PHX) FSD - PHX

$296 - $1,306

Drive  •  24h 46m

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Phoenix 1639.3 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from South Dakota to Phoenix is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 24h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from South Dakota to Phoenix is to fly which costs $210 - $750 and takes 4h 31m.

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The distance between South Dakota and Phoenix is 1001 miles. The road distance is 1639.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from South Dakota to Phoenix, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Phoenix Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 9m and has one stopover.

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Phoenix is 1h behind South Dakota. It is currently 3:17 PM in South Dakota and 2:17 PM in Phoenix.

Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Phoenix is 1639 miles. It takes approximately 24h 46m to drive from South Dakota to Phoenix.

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

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There are 882+ hotels available in Phoenix. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Rapid City Airport is to taxi which takes 16m and costs $29 - $35.

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Map of how to get from South Dakota to Phoenix.
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  • Distance: 1000.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Rapid City to Phoenix hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Sioux Falls to Phoenix via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Sioux Falls to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Rapid City to Phoenix esa Gateway
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300

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