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

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Fly from Rapid City  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Seattle (SEA) RAP - SEA

$301 - $889

Cheapest option

Fly from Sioux Falls  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Seattle (SEA) FSD - SEA

$204 - $706

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  46 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN 702
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Seattle King Street Station
  3. Take the train from King Street Station to Tacoma Dome Station

$304 - $814

Drive  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to Tacoma 1561.5 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Dakota and Tacoma is 1079 miles. The road distance is 1561.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to Tacoma without a car is to bus and train which takes 46 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from South Dakota to Tacoma, including transfers.

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

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Tacoma is 2 h behind South Dakota. It is currently 11:26 PM in South Dakota and 9:26 PM in Tacoma.

Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to Tacoma is 1561 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 33 min to drive from South Dakota to Tacoma.

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

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There are 139+ hotels available in Tacoma. Prices start at $77 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 Tacoma.
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  • Distance: 1079.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and Tacoma, WA, USA?

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Salt Lake City, Spokane
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Salt Lake City, Pasco
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,800
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Flights from Rapid City to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
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 St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
38 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$390 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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jeffersonlines.com

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