Cheap flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis (RAP - MSP)

The best prices from Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul are usually found in May or July, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis

All the information you need to plan the best RAP to MSP flight in 2022: compare Rapid City to Minneapolis flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Minneapolis.

RAP - MSP

Price

$279 - $363

MSP

Temperature

15.8 - 73.4 °F

MSP

Precipitation

0.8 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$279

From Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul

One-way from

$214

One-way flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Rapid City to Minneapolis?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 49% on the overall cost on flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 54 days in advance to save up to 82% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 54 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $383, or $488 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rapid City to Minneapolis?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Minneapolis from Rapid City average $314. You can even find prices in May for less than $314, as users have found deals to Minneapolis from as low as $227. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Minneapolis from Rapid City. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 15%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rapid City to Minneapolis (RAP - MSP)?

It’s optimal to fly from Rapid City to Minneapolis in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis in January, February 2022

The best prices found for RAP to MSP flights for January, February
Feb 11 - Feb 15
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 00m
$240

Delta

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Deal found 18/1/22

Feb 9 - Feb 15
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

25h 14m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

22h 17m
$254

United Airlines

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Deal found 15/1/22

Feb 11 - Feb 14
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 22m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

22h 17m
$256

United Airlines

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Deal found 15/1/22

Rapid City to Minneapolis 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Minneapolis from Rapid City found for this year
Feb 11 - Feb 14
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 00m
$240

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

Feb 9 - Feb 15
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

25h 14m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

22h 17m
$254

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 15/1/22

Feb 11 - Feb 14
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 22m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

22h 17m
$256

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 15/1/22

Non-stop flights to Minneapolis from Rapid City

Save time with Rapid City to Minneapolis direct flight deals
Feb 11 - Feb 15
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 00m
$240

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

Feb 18 - Feb 21
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

2h 04m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 00m
$269

Delta

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Deal found 17/1/22

Jul 7 - Jul 22
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 36m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

1h 38m
$290

Delta

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Deal found 16/1/22

Last minute flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis

Late deals on return flights to Minneapolis from Rapid City, departing today and this week
Jan 28 - Jan 31
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

24h 17m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

10h 57m
$381

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/1/22

Jan 28 - Jan 31
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

2 stops

24h 33m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

10h 57m
$386

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Jan 27 - Jan 30
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 49m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

1h 55m
$400

Delta

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Deal found 17/1/22

One-way flights to Minneapolis St Paul from Rapid City

The cheapest one-way flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis
Jan 31
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

24h 42m
$112

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Mar 21
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

2 stops

23h 25m
$122

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Jan 31
RAP

Rapid City

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

2 stops

15h 50m
$135

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Rapid City to Minneapolis flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Rapid City to Minneapolis?

If you wish to fly to Minneapolis from Rapid City, then you need to book flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul. There are 4 flights from Rapid City (RAP) to Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) per day to choose from. Flights to Minneapolis from Rapid City are available from 2 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 32m is how long a nonstop flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul typically takes.

Which airlines flying from Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta and United Airlines flying from Rapid City to Minneapolis St Paul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $240, but on average you can expect to pay $287.

Are there nonstop flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 10 direct flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis is less than $334.

Are there last-minute flights available from Rapid City to Minneapolis for under $400?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Rapid City to Minneapolis round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis round-trip from $240. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $254, and American Airlines, from $343. These flights start at 23% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Rapid City to Minneapolis one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $149. Users have also found prices from $208 and $244 on United Airlines and American Airlines, respectively.

What are the most reliable airlines from Rapid City to Minneapolis?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Rapid City to Minneapolis on time: Aeromexico (85%), Air France (85%), SkyWest Airlines (80%).

What are the cheapest flights from Rapid City to Minneapolis?

On average you can expect to pay $230 for a flight from Rapid City to Minneapolis. The cheapest flight overall is $144 while the most popular route, (Rapid City - Minneapolis St Paul) is currently priced at $240.

Can I fly to Minneapolis St Paul from Rapid City right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Minneapolis St Paul within the United States

Most visitors from Rapid City need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Minneapolis St Paul.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rapid City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Minneapolis St Paul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rapid City are not required to quarantine after entering Minneapolis St Paul.

Can I fly back to Rapid City from Minneapolis St Paul?

Returning to Rapid City from Minneapolis St Paul

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Rapid City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul are not required to quarantine after entering Rapid City.

Alternative routes for Rapid City to Minneapolis

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Rapid City to Minneapolis

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Rapid City to Minneapolis choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$234
Average$336
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$237
Average$352
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Rapid City to Minneapolis

See what time of day planes typically take off from Rapid City to Minneapolis
49%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
27%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
24%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Rapid City to Minneapolis

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Rapid City to Minneapolis
Sunday4daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday3daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday3daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday5daily flights