Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Rapid City to San Francisco?

Flights from San Francisco to Rapid City, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:16 -04:00

TIPSave $442 by flying into Casper instead of Rapid City from San Francisco

San Francisco to Rapid City Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:16 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Rapid City. United & Alaska frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Rapid City flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
SFORAP
Sat 10/29
1 stop
RAPSFO
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$326
Select
United
SFORAP
Sat 10/29
1 stop
RAPSFO
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$326
Select
United
SFORAP
Sat 11/5
1 stop
RAPSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$326
Select
Alaska
SFORAP
Sat 10/22
2 stops
RAPSFO
Fri 11/4
2 stops
$582
Select
Alaska
SFORAP
Sat 10/29
2 stops
RAPSFO
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$582
Select
Alaska
SFORAP
Sat 10/29
2 stops
RAPSFO
Sat 11/12
2 stops
$582
Select
Alaska
SFORAP
Sat 11/5
2 stops
RAPSFO
Wed 11/9
2 stops
$582
Select

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Rapid City?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Rapid City, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $484.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Rapid City?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $905
7-14 days $0 $942
14-21 days $0 $529
21-30 days $0 $326
30-60 days $0 $326
60-90 days $0 $559
90+ days $0 $450

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Rapid City

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Rapid City is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$559 $554 $529 $450 $326

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Rapid City flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October San Francisco Rapid City United 10/29/16 11/5/16 1 $326
November San Francisco Rapid City United 11/5/16 11/9/16 1 $326
December San Francisco Rapid City United 12/19/16 1/1/17 2 $559
January San Francisco Rapid City United 1/25/17 1/30/17 1 $450
May San Francisco Rapid City United 5/11/17 5/14/17 2 $521
June San Francisco Rapid City Alaska 6/12/17 6/15/17 2 $885
July San Francisco Rapid City United 7/24/17 7/31/17 1 $617
August San Francisco Rapid City United 8/5/17 8/9/17 2 $559

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Rapid City

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$529
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$529

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Rapid City is $534.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Rapid City is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Rapid City is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Rapid City is $530.

San Francisco to Rapid City Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Rapid City?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Rapid City Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:16 -04:00Number of routes searched: 57Number of itineraries searched: 10,324

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Rapid City? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco 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.

San Francisco to Rapid City
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American ORD
Delta MSP
Delta SLC
United DEN
United ORD
American PHX / DFW
American DFW / ORD
American LAX / DFW
Delta SLC / MSP
Delta ATL / MSP
Delta CVG / MSP
United ASE / DEN
United AUS / DEN
United BOI / DEN

San Francisco to Rapid City Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco 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.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $111
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $227
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $57
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $188
Flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $265
Flights from San Francisco to Salt Lake City American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $147
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147
Flights from San Francisco to Phoenix American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $86

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $500

Cheap Domestic Flights to Rapid City - RAP

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Rapid City American, Alaska, Delta, United $352
Flights from San Jose to Rapid City Delta, United $386
Flights from Oakland to Rapid City Alaska, Delta $506
Flights from Reno to Rapid City Delta, United $604
Flights from Fresno to Rapid City Delta, United $445
Flights from Sacramento to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, United $258
Flights from Oakland to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $184
Flights from San Jose to Denver Alaska, Delta, United $157
Flights from Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $137
Flights from Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $248
Flights from Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $264
Flights from Fresno to Denver Alaska, Delta, United $304
Flights from Oakland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $99
Flights from San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $234
Flights from San Jose to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $213
Flights from Reno to Denver Alaska, Delta, United $251
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $79
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Rapid City