There are 5 ways to get from South Dakota to University of Kansas by bus, night bus, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, night bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Omaha, NE 501
  2. Take the night bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO 706
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence

$102 - $158

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Sioux Falls to University of Kansas 387.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Rapid City to Kansas City, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Rapid City (RAP) to Kansas City (MCI) RAP - MCI
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence

$273 - $392

Fly Sioux Falls to Kansas City, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Kansas City (MCI) FSD - MCI
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence

$376 - $1,928

Fly Sioux Falls to Manhattan, shuttle  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sioux Falls (FSD) to Manhattan (MHK) FSD - MHK
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS

$680 - $2,802

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Dakota and University of Kansas is 475 miles. The road distance is 387.1 miles.

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The best way to get from South Dakota to University of Kansas without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 9 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 43 min to get from South Dakota to University of Kansas, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rapid City Airport to Kansas City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 44 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Dakota to University of Kansas is 387 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to drive from South Dakota to University of Kansas.

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

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There are 17+ hotels available in University of Kansas. Prices start at $66 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 University of Kansas.
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  • Distance: 475.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 43 min

What companies run services between South Dakota, USA and University of Kansas, KS, USA?

There is no direct connection from Sioux Falls to University of Kansas. However, you can take the taxi to Sioux Falls, SD, take the bus to Omaha, NE, take the night bus to Kansas City, MO, take the walk to Kansas City, Mo, take the bus to Lawrence, then take the walk to University of Kansas. Alternatively, you can take the drive to University of Kansas.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Flights from Sioux Falls to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $440
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $440
Flights from Sioux Falls to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Flights from Sioux Falls to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Sioux Falls to Manhattan via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Sioux Falls to Manhattan via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Sioux Falls to Manhattan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Sioux Falls to Manhattan via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Rapid City to Kansas City via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Sioux Falls to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Sioux Falls to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com

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