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

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The best prices from Minneapolis 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
39.2 - 91.4 °F
RAP
Rainfall
0.2 - 4.3 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 to Rapid City

One-way from

$232

One-way flight from Minneapolis 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 day to fly round-trip from Minneapolis to Rapid City?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Minneapolis to Rapid City. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Rapid City.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Minneapolis to Rapid City, book at least 28 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 97% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $269 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $426.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Rapid City. Flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis in February are about $244 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $110.

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

When flying from Minneapolis to Rapid City, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 21% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MSP to RAP flights for May, June
25 Jun - 30 Jun
$269pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
24 Jun - 29 Jun
$289pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
18 Jun - 26 Jun
$299pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minneapolis to Rapid City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis found for this year
8 Sep - 14 Sep
$257pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
7 Sep - 15 Sep
$259pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
25 Jun - 29 Jun
$269pp
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
7 Sep - 15 Sep
$259pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
25 Jun - 30 Jun
$269pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
7 Sep - 12 Sep
$289pp
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
20 May - 23 May
$357pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
20 May - 23 May
$418pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
20 May - 23 May
$488pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to Rapid City from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City
1:30 pm - 10:42 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
22h 12m
MSP - RAP
United Airlines
$232
United
8:50 am - 9:42 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 52m
MSP - RAP
Delta
$234
Delta
4:15 am - 5:54 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
26h 39m
MSP - RAP
Multiple Airlines
$241
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Minneapolis to Rapid City

Are flight prices decreasing from Minneapolis to Rapid City due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Minneapolis and Rapid City for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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.

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 33m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 6 outbound flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City offered by 2 different airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $257, but on average you can expect to pay $304.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to Rapid City under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Rapid City is less than $342.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Rapid City have been viewed 13 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Minneapolis or Rapid City?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Minneapolis is roughly less than Rapid City. You can assume this to be the case over the next 17 days.

Is Minneapolis weather warmer or cooler than Rapid City?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Rapid City is hotter than in Minneapolis. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Minneapolis to Rapid City?

A quick flight from Minneapolis to Rapid City can take about 1h 33m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $357. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Rapid City, with prices starting at $257. Another option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $259 round trip. United Airlines is priced at 16% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $199 on Delta. Another option is United Airlines, who have fights from $208.

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
1h 41m
Average temperature for May in Rapid City
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Rapid City
4.3 ″

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 62% of MSP to RAP departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 29% of MSP to RAP departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 8% 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
7 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
6 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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