Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Rapid City (RAP)

CHI — RAP
Aug 14 — Aug 211

The best prices from Chicago to Rapid City are usually found in February or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Rapid City (RAP)

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

CHI - RAP

Price

$324 - $1,085

RAP

Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

RAP

Rainfall

0.3 - 3.2 inches

Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 52% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
Average price$337Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip from$324From Chicago (CHI) to Rapid City

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 108% 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 61 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 Chicago to Rapid City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $538, or $785 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Rapid City from Chicago. Prices for February average $523 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $235. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a February flight can save you 107% on your journey compared to booking in January

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Rapid City (CHI - RAP)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 95% on flights from Chicago to Rapid City by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Rapid City in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CHI to RAP flights for August, September
Aug 31 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

6h 42m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$217

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 10 - Sep 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

22h 19m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

23h 11m
$223

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 3 - Sep 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

7h 00m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 21m
$224

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Chicago to Rapid City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rapid City from Chicago found for this year
Aug 31 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

6h 42m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$217

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 10 - Sep 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

22h 19m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

23h 11m
$223

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 3 - Sep 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

7h 00m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 21m
$224

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Cheap Delta flights from Chicago to Rapid City

Aug 23 - Aug 30
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

5h 46m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

11h 03m
$291

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Aug 29 - Aug 30
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

5h 46m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 01m
$298

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 29 - Aug 30
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

5h 46m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

11h 03m
$302

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Chicago to Rapid City

Aug 31 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

6h 42m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$217

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 31 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 23m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 20m
$228

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 31 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

6h 42m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 05m
$237

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Non-stop flights to Rapid City from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Rapid City direct flight deals
Aug 31 - Sep 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 23m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 20m
$228

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 20 - Sep 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 29m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$239

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Aug 22 - Aug 29
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 37m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$243

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Rapid City

Late deals on return flights to Rapid City from Chicago, departing today and this week
Aug 14 - Aug 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 23m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$328

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Aug 14 - Aug 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

4h 51m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 13m
$337

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Aug 19 - Aug 21
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

Nonstop

2h 24m
RAP

Rapid City

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 17m
$378

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

One-way flights to Rapid City from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Rapid City
Sep 29
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

1 stop

9h 56m
$122

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Sep 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

RAP

Rapid City

2 stops

43h 37m
$149

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 13
MDW

Chicago Midway

RAP

Rapid City

2 stops

43h 31m
$150

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Rapid City from Chicago?

Rapid City (RAP), located 9.0 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Chicago to Rapid City. 4 airlines have flights to Rapid City from Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Chicago to Rapid City should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 5 inbound flights from Chicago per day.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Rapid City have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Rapid City for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $217, but on average you can expect to pay $245.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Rapid City under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Rapid City is less than $277.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Rapid City within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Rapid City?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Rapid City on average per day?

13 flight departures from Chicago to Rapid City per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 8% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 92% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Rapid City?

For as low as $217, United Airlines can have you in Rapid City from Chicago in 6h 42m. There are 781 mi between Chicago and Rapid City. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $217, United Airlines will fly you from Chicago to Rapid City and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on American Airlines for as low as $223. These flights start at 58% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to Rapid City are United Airlines ($224), Delta ($233), and American Airlines ($239).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Rapid City?

American Airlines, Delta and Juneyao Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Rapid City.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Rapid City are SkyWest Airlines (93%), United Airlines (90%) and Qatar Airways (84%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Rapid City?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Rapid City? While on average our users pay $391, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $111. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Rapid City), is priced around $228.

Top 3 airlines flying from Chicago to Rapid City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Rapid City choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
DeltaCheapest$215Average$673FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$225Average$366FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$244Average$382FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Rapid City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Rapid City
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
75%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 Chicago to Rapid City

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Rapid City
Sunday5daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday7daily flights
Wednesday5daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday5daily flights
Saturday4daily flights