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Fares from $99 One Way, $195 Round Trip from Rapid City to Chicago

Prices starting at $195 for return flights and $99 for one-way flights to Chicago were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Chicago from Rapid City

Flights from Rapid City to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Rapid City to Chicago?

The awesome news is, there are. American Airlines and United Airlines are a couple of carriers that will take you right from Rapid City, SD Airport (RAP-Rapid City Regional) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Rapid City to Chicago?

If the weather is good and all goes according to plan, you could be stepping off the plane at Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) from Rapid City, SD Airport (RAP-Rapid City Regional) in as little as 2 hours and 17 minutes. With such a quick flight time, consider traveling with carry-on luggage only.

What airlines fly from Rapid City to Chicago most frequently?

American Airlines (AA) operates 36 flights every month between Rapid City, SD Airport (RAP-Rapid City Regional) to Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). Your next great adventure is only a few clicks away. If you need a few more options, take a look at the prices with United Airlines (UA), which has 27 flights from Rapid City to Chicago each month.

Route Information for Flights from Rapid City to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeRAP
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance777 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival5:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:45PM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 17, 2019

i love united wonderful staff

Nov 8, 2019

I asked for an aisle seat. On my first leg, I got a window seat. On my second leg, I got a middle seat. I guess I won't ask for an aisle anymore. All else was fine.

Aug 27, 2019

Flight an hour late, which caussed us to miss connecting flight. No flight for 4 hourd

Jul 9, 2019

Flight Attendants are extremely helpful and friendly! United Airlines has overall excellent customer service. I recently called to get frequent flyer numbers for myself and three other family members and Alexis was very helpful and polite. I was very happy with my travel on United Airlines!

Plan Your Trip from Rapid City to Chicago

Rapid City, SD, Airport Information

When you are searching for flights from Rapid City, makes planning easy. It compares the rates of most major airlines providing service to Rapid City and presents you with a list of rates to choose from, saving you time and money. The Rapid City Regional Airport is the main air service provider to the city. It is located at 4550 Terminal Road #102 and is about a 15-minute drive from downtown. Airlines providing air service to the airport include Allegiant, American, Delta, and United.

Transportation to the Airport

Rental cars, shuttles, and taxis provide transportation to the airport. Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Alamo are located inside the airport. works with these companies to bring you the lowest rental rates available. Taxi rates are metered and vary slightly by company. The Airport Express Shuttle rates from downtown are $20 for one passenger, $30 for two passengers, and $13 for each additional passenger.

Airport Parking Information

Short- and long-term parking are available at the airport. The first 20 minutes in the short-term lot is free. There is a charge of $1.25 for each additional 20 minutes, with a daily maximum rate of $9. Long-term rates are $6 an hour, with a daily maximum rate of $8.

Airport Restaurant Information

The airport restaurant has two locations inside the airport and serves pastries, breakfast sandwiches, deli sandwiches, salads and snack items for passengers on the go. The airport gift shop has light snacks for passengers in a rush. Check with when you are trying to find flights from Rapid City and receive the best rates on air and ground transportation.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

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