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

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The best prices from Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City are usually found in March or June, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Minneapolis (MSP) to Rapid City (RAP)

All the information you need to plan the best MSP to RAP flight in 2021: compare Minneapolis to Rapid City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rapid City.
MSP - RAP
Price
$248 - $374
RAP
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
RAP
Precipitation
0.3 - 3.2 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$248

From Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City

One-way from

$132

One-way flight from Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Minneapolis to Rapid City?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Rapid City from Minneapolis. Prices for March average $309 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $219. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October. Opting for a March flight can save you 21% on your journey compared to booking in March

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Minneapolis to Rapid City in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 21% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, 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 Minneapolis to Rapid City?

To save up to 71% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Minneapolis to Rapid City from $386 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $499 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MSP to RAP flights for October, November
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$175pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
19 Nov - 22 Nov
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$216pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis found for this year
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$175pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$196pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis

Save time with Minneapolis to Rapid City direct flight deals
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
6 Nov - 13 Nov
$219pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$238pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 31 Oct
$299pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
29 Oct - 30 Oct
$359pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
29 Oct - 31 Oct
$374pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Allegiant Air
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City
5:11 am - 5:44 pm
Major Airline
2 Stops
13h 33m
MSP - RAP
Major Airline
$132
StudentUniverse
7:00 am - 4:32 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
22h 32m
MSP - RAP
Multiple Airlines
$237
Gotogate
4:00 am - 4:59 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 59m
MSP - RAP
Delta
$259
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Minneapolis to Rapid City

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

To fly from Minneapolis to Rapid City, you need to book a flight from Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) to Rapid City (RAP). Nonstop flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis St Paul take 1h 44m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 5 outbound flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City offered by 2 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City 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 Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $175, but on average you can expect to pay $237.

Are there nonstop flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Rapid City is less than $289.

Are there last-minute flights available from Minneapolis to Rapid City for under $300?

There are currently 19+ open flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Minneapolis to Rapid City flight route?

The Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City flight path was viewed by 13 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City round-trip from $175. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $199, and Major Airline, from $260. You may be able to fly from Minneapolis to Rapid City for 43% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with United Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $88. Delta flights start at $129 while deals on Major Airline start at $132 one-way.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Minneapolis to Rapid City consider choosing Endeavor Airlines (97%), Air France (97%) or Delta (90%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $201. While the most popular route (Minneapolis St Paul - Rapid City) can be booked for $199 on average our data indicates $388 when flying from Minneapolis to Rapid City

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Rapid City, SD

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Rapid City from Minneapolis?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Rapid City within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Rapid City.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Minneapolis from Rapid City?

Returning to Minneapolis St Paul from Rapid City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rapid City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Minneapolis St Paul.

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

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Alternative routes for Minneapolis to Rapid City

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

Destination information for Rapid City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Minneapolis to Rapid City.
Flight duration from MSP to RAP
1h 50m
Average temperature for October in Rapid City
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Rapid City
2.8 ″

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Airports servicing Rapid City

Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to Rapid City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Minneapolis towards Rapid City.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 56% of MSP to RAP departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 32% of MSP to RAP departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 11% of MSP to RAP departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of MSP to RAP departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Minneapolis to Rapid City
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Minneapolis to Rapid City.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
6 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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