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Average Price:
$485
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
Good Deal:
$426
or less (round trip)

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Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $425 or less.
The cheapest flight from Rapid City to San Francisco was found 50 days before departure, on average.
Book at least 1 week before departure in order to get a below-average price.
Morning departure is around 14% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

FAQs for Booking Rapid City to San Francisco Flights

How long does a flight from Rapid City to San Francisco take?
An average nonstop flight takes 5h 25m, covering a distance of 1100 miles.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Rapid City to San Francisco?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest round-trip tickets were found on American Airlines ($330), Delta ($350) and United ($350).
Do I need a passport to fly between Rapid City and San Francisco?
No.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly Rapid City to San Francisco?
For Rapid City to San Francisco, Saturday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Wednesday is the most expensive. Flying from San Francisco back to Rapid City, the best deals are generally found on Friday, with Thursday being the most expensive.

Book cheap flights from Rapid City to San Francisco (round-trip)

Airports
Origin
Rapid City
$330
only
$330
Destination
San Francisco
$330
only
$330
Sat, Apr 14
RAP
SFO
19h 24m
Mon, Apr 23
SFO
RAP
19h 02m
Trip: 10 days
7.2GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.2 Good
Based on 28416 reviews
Overall
7.4
Boarding
7.5
Comfort
7.1
Crew
7.8
Entertainment
6.7
Food
6.6
PHL
AMS
Okay 4.6

Fo

ORD
MCO
Mediocre 2.6

Horribly made me cancel flight because of 1min after 30 min cut off for boarding pass. Sat at the front desk for 29 minute arguing until my plane left.

LAX
MIA
Mediocre 2.0

Couldn’t sleep because the AC wasnt working. Most miserable flight my life

The AC wasn’t working it was the most miserable flight ever

LAX
GRU
Excellent 9.3

Past was dry... It was the first time but changed my experience

DFW
DEN
Excellent 10.0

Easy and quick boarding. Excellwnt service in first class. Comfortable ride.

Nothing. Excellent travel experience.

Tue, Mar 27
RAP
SFO
8h 44m
Tue, Apr 3
SFO
RAP
7h 14m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 16166 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
SLC
YYZ
Excellent 9.6

Z

JFK
MCO
Excellent 8.0

Entertainment system great. Individual choices include recent movies. On board staff very nice

We had issues with baggage. Delta was supposed to transfer 4 bags to Disney for Magic Express transportation. Only 3 went. Disney tried hard to fix problem, and even gave us something to ameliorate the situation. Delta took hard line, wasn't helpful and gave nothing. It took 2 days to find bag.

JFK
CDG
Excellent 10.0

The food and the service

MSP
CLT
Excellent 10.0

It was great because I was able to get an aisle seat.

Like it all

ATL
PIT
Excellent 9.0

Pilots and crew did an amazing job during unstable air coming into Pittsburgh. Great job.

Wed, Jun 13
RAP
SFO
5h 25m
Wed, Jun 27
SFO
RAP
5h 47m
Trip: 15 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 54764 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.4
IAD
NRT
Excellent 10.0

For a little over $2000 you get an economy seat non-stop from DC to Tokyo and back. Meals were good. As economy seats go, it's comfortable. Midweek the flight is about half to two thirds full. So you might be able to stretch out even!

IAD
MUC
Excellent 9.3

United was flexible when I had to change my reservation at the last minute. Good service on board.

LAX
ORD
Good 7.0

Crew was nice

Plane was delayed for 4 hours, should have given us miles or a voucher

LAX
NRT
Good 7.6

Staff was ind and friendly. Generous

Wish there was better food. It was okay.

IAD
PHX
Mediocre 2.0

I never flew to Phoenix from Washington. I was held over at DCA for the night so I lost a full day of my vacation! Had to fly to Chicago and then to Phoenix. Was a total pain!!!

Wed, May 9
RAP
SFO
5h 47m
Tue, Jun 19
SFO
RAP
4h 41m
Trip: 42 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 54764 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.4
ZRH
EWR
Excellent 9.6

more room in the seats

movie choices were meh, but I guess that's a personal preference

IAD
NRT
Excellent 10.0

For a little over $2000 you get an economy seat non-stop from DC to Tokyo and back. Meals were good. As economy seats go, it's comfortable. Midweek the flight is about half to two thirds full. So you might be able to stretch out even!

LAX
NRT
Good 7.6

Staff was ind and friendly. Generous

Wish there was better food. It was okay.

ORD
FLL
Okay 4.6

Flew First Class from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale. The food was a banana and the seat in front of me was broken and when it went back, it was in my lap. No one seemed to care..

DSM
DEN
Excellent 8.0

I had to check my carry on from DEN to DSM because flight was full which I was told I could pickup at gate.. at the gate the TSA agent was very rude to me as I was confused as where my bag was, which I had to to baggage claim.

Rapid City to San Francisco Flight Information

Flights Arrive in San Francisco
Flights Depart from Rapid City
Flight Price $330
Distance 1100 miles
Airlines American Airlines, Delta, United
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