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

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Fly Rapid City to Springfield  •  8h 1m

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Springfield (SPI) RAP - SPI

$261 - $1,137

3 alternative options

Fly Sioux Falls to Springfield  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Springfield (SPI) FSD - SPI

$426 - $2,006

Fly Sioux Falls to Peoria, Amtrak Thruway  •  8h 44m

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Peoria (PIA) FSD - PIA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL

Drive  •  10h

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Springfield 625.2 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from South Dakota to Springfield is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10h.

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The quickest way to get from South Dakota to Springfield is to fly which costs $420 - $2,100 and takes 7h 47m.

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The distance between South Dakota and Springfield is 645 miles. The road distance is 625.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 8h 1m to get from South Dakota to Springfield, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 29m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Springfield is 625 miles. It takes approximately 10h to drive from South Dakota to Springfield.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Rapid City Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Springfield. Prices start at $50 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 Springfield.
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  • Distance: 644.9 miles
  • Duration: 8h 1m

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Springfield, IL, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Rapid City to Springfield every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Rapid City to Springfield via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to Springfield via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Peoria via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Bus 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Peoria Citylink Tranist to Springfield, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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