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There are 6 ways to get from Washington to South Dakota by plane, car, train or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly to Aberdeen  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Aberdeen (ABR) DCA - ABR

$315 - $1,419

Cheapest option

Fly to Sioux City, drive  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Sioux City (SUX) DCA - SUX
  2. Drive from Sioux City to Yankton

$220 - $964

4 alternative options

Fly to Rapid City  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Rapid City (RAP) DCA - RAP

$292 - $688

Fly to Sioux Falls  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Sioux Falls (FSD) DCA - FSD

$245 - $955

Train, bus  •  34 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  3. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Sioux Falls, SD 701

$254 - $600

Drive  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Sioux Falls 1276.3 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to South Dakota is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 20 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to South Dakota is to fly which costs $310 - $1,500 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between Washington and South Dakota is 1268 miles. The road distance is 1276.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to South Dakota without a car is to train and bus which takes 34 h 6 min and costs $250 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Washington to South Dakota, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Aberdeen Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 58 min and has one stopover.

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South Dakota is 1 h behind Washington. It is currently 2:02 AM in Washington and 1:02 AM in South Dakota.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to South Dakota is 1276 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 59 min to drive from Washington to South Dakota.

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Delta offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Washington to South Dakota.
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  • Distance: 1267.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and South Dakota, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from Washington to Aberdeen hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Aberdeen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Aberdeen via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Aberdeen via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Aberdeen via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Aberdeen via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Aberdeen via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Raleigh/Durham, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Columbus, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Norfolk, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Rochester, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Albany, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Buffalo, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux City via Indianapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rapid City via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Sioux Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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