There are 4 ways to get from South Dakota to Pocatello by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly to Pocatello  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Pocatello (PIH) RAP - PIH

$457 - $2,170

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Bus, train, shuttle  •  34 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE 501
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Lincoln, NE
  3. Take the train from Lincoln Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Salt Lake Central Station to Ogden Station 750
  5. Take a shuttle bus from Brigham City, UT to Pocatello, ID

$320 - $642

2 alternative options

Fly to Idaho Falls, shuttle  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Idaho Falls (IDA) RAP - IDA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls,ID to Pocatello, ID

$450 - $2,070

Drive  •  17 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Pocatello 1115.9 miles

$100 - $160

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The distance between South Dakota and Pocatello is 619 miles. The road distance is 1115.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Pocatello without a car is to bus and train and shuttle which takes 34 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from South Dakota to Pocatello, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Pocatello Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Pocatello is 1 h behind South Dakota. It is currently 12:51 PM in South Dakota and 11:51 AM in Pocatello.

Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Pocatello is 1116 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 26 min to drive from South Dakota to Pocatello.

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Delta offers flights from Rapid City Airport to Pocatello Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Pocatello. Prices start at $71 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 Pocatello.
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  • Distance: 619 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Pocatello, ID, USA?

Delta flies from Rapid City to Pocatello every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Pocatello via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,100
Flights from Rapid City to Pocatello via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Rapid City to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Flights from Rapid City to Idaho Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $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 Lincoln Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Salt Lake Central Station to Ogden Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls,ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Brigham City, UT to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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