Cheap flights from San Francisco to Rapid City (SFO - RAP)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Rapid City are usually found in February or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Rapid City (RAP)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to RAP flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Rapid City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rapid City.
SFO - RAP
Price
$362 - $658
RAP
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
RAP
Rainfall
0.3 - 3.2 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

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

Average price

$434

Average for round-trip flights in June 2022

Round-trip from

$362

From San Francisco to Rapid City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Rapid City (SFO - RAP)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Francisco to Rapid City is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 32% on airfare.

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

To save up to 23% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Rapid City from $480 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $573 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 36% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Rapid City?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Rapid City. Flights to Rapid City from San Francisco in February are about $454 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $318.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Rapid City in June, July 2022

The best prices found for SFO to RAP flights for June, July
13 Jul - 10 Aug
$231pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
19 Jul - 21 Jul
$251pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
27 Jul - 3 Aug
$272pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Rapid City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rapid City from San Francisco found for this year
13 Jul - 10 Aug
$231pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
19 Jul - 21 Jul
$251pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
27 Jul - 3 Aug
$272pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Rapid City from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Rapid City
2:05 am - 7:32 pm
Delta
3 Stops
16h 27m
SFO - RAP
Delta
$428
Delta
2:00 am - 7:36 am
American Airlines
3 Stops
28h 36m
SFO - RAP
American Airlines
4:33 am - 4:17 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
10h 44m
SFO - RAP
United Airlines
$726
United

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Rapid City

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Rapid City that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Rapid City for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $231, but on average you can expect to pay $320.

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

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Rapid City, with prices starting at $388. Another option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $392 round trip. Users have found that American Airlines is 14% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco 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 $269. American Airlines flights start at $285 while deals on Delta start at $428 one-way.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Rapid City.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Rapid City?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Rapid City is $190. On average you can expect to pay $758. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Rapid City), can usually be booked for $331.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Rapid City, SD

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Rapid City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Rapid City.

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

Returning to San Francisco from Rapid City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rapid City are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rapid City are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Rapid City

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Destination information for Rapid City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Rapid City.
Average temperature for June in Rapid City
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Rapid City
2.5 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Rapid City

Top 3 airlines flying from San Francisco to Rapid City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Rapid City choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$329 $487 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$353 $470 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$358 $541 No cancel fee 71%
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