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Flights from Chicago to Rapid City, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

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Chicago to Rapid City Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Rapid City. United & American frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Rapid City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
CHIRAP
Thu 11/17
2 stops
RAPCHI
Tue 11/29
2 stops
$476
Select
American
CHIRAP
Sat 10/15
2 stops
RAPCHI
Tue 10/18
2 stops
$513
Select

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Rapid City?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Rapid City, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $500.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Rapid City?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Rapid City based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Rapid City.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $643 $651
7-14 days $631 $505
14-21 days $564 $504
21-30 days $0 $505
30-60 days $0 $476
60-90 days $497 $505
90+ days $497 $505

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Rapid City

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Rapid City is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$505 $514 $497 $476 $506 $497 $504

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Rapid City by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Rapid City flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Rapid City American 9/27/16 10/1/16 0 $710
October Chicago Rapid City United 10/15/16 10/18/16 2 $504
November Chicago Rapid City United 11/17/16 11/29/16 2 $476
December Chicago Rapid City United 12/21/16 12/25/16 0 $497
January Chicago Rapid City American 1/13/17 1/15/17 1 $514
February Chicago Rapid City American 2/24/17 2/26/17 1 $514
March Chicago Rapid City United 3/24/17 3/31/17 1 $596
April Chicago Rapid City American 4/10/17 4/13/17 1 $660

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Rapid City

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Rapid City. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$643
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$643 $505
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$505 $504
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$504
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$505
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$505

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Rapid City

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Rapid City is $509.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Rapid City is $497.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Rapid City.

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Rapid City - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:55 08:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Rapid City

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Rapid City. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Rapid City is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Rapid City is $505.

Chicago to Rapid City Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Rapid City?
Answer: The average Chicago to Rapid City flight time is 2 hours and 27 minutes.
Question: How far is Rapid City from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Rapid City is 777 miles (1,250 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Rapid City?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Chicago to Rapid City.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Rapid City?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Rapid City.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Rapid City?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines in Chicago flying to Rapid City Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AMNumber of routes searched: 86Number of itineraries searched: 14,576

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Rapid City? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Rapid City. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Rapid City
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
United DEN
Delta MSP
Delta SLC
American -
United STL

Chicago to Rapid City Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Rapid City. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Denver American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $49
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $80
Flights from Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $87
Flights from Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $111
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Chicago to Houston American, Delta, Spirit, United $76
Flights from Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $87
Flights from Chicago to Miami American, Delta, Frontier, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Boston American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $86
Flights from Chicago to Detroit American, Delta $204
Flights from Chicago to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $136

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $214
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