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$523
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$427
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The cheapest flight from Rapid City to San Francisco was found 50 days before departure, on average.
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Morning departure is around 24% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
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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 4h 42m, 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 Delta ($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, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Monday is the most expensive. Flying from San Francisco back to Rapid City, the best deals are generally found on Monday, with Saturday being the most expensive.

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

Airports
Origin
Rapid City
$350
only
$350
Destination
San Francisco
$350
only
$350
Wed, Mar 28
RAP
SFO
6h 48m
Tue, Apr 3
SFO
RAP
8h 33m
Trip: 7 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

Tue, Apr 3
RAP
SFO
6h 58m
Wed, Apr 11
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
SJC
SEA
Okay 5.3

Crew was friendly and helpful

Our flight was delayed by almost 2 hours and caused me to miss my connecting flight. Next available flight was a 6 hour layover that I was not expecting.

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

Wed, Apr 4
RAP
SFO
8h 20m
Wed, Apr 11
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

Tue, Apr 10
RAP
SFO
6h 58m
Wed, Apr 18
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

Wed, Apr 11
RAP
SFO
7h 34m
Wed, Apr 18
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

Sat, Apr 14
RAP
SFO
6h 27m
Sat, Apr 21
SFO
RAP
4h 23m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

Tue, Apr 17
RAP
SFO
6h 58m
Wed, Apr 25
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
LAX
MEX
Excellent 10.0

Comfortable seats

SJC
SEA
Okay 5.3

Crew was friendly and helpful

Our flight was delayed by almost 2 hours and caused me to miss my connecting flight. Next available flight was a 6 hour layover that I was not expecting.

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

Wed, Apr 18
RAP
SFO
7h 34m
Wed, Apr 25
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

LAX
MEX
Excellent 10.0

Comfortable seats

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

Sat, Apr 21
RAP
SFO
6h 27m
Sat, Apr 28
SFO
RAP
4h 23m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

Tue, Apr 24
RAP
SFO
7h 51m
Wed, May 2
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

SJC
SEA
Okay 5.3

Crew was friendly and helpful

Our flight was delayed by almost 2 hours and caused me to miss my connecting flight. Next available flight was a 6 hour layover that I was not expecting.

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

Wed, Apr 25
RAP
SFO
7h 34m
Wed, May 2
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

Sat, Apr 28
RAP
SFO
8h 20m
Sat, May 5
SFO
RAP
9h 01m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

Tue, May 1
RAP
SFO
8h 39m
Wed, May 9
SFO
RAP
6h 35m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

Wed, May 2
RAP
SFO
8h 42m
Wed, May 9
SFO
RAP
6h 35m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

Sat, May 5
RAP
SFO
4h 42m
Wed, May 9
SFO
RAP
6h 35m
Trip: 5 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

Tue, Apr 3
RAP
SFO
8h 20m
Sat, Apr 7
SFO
RAP
4h 23m
Trip: 5 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

SJC
SEA
Okay 5.3

Crew was friendly and helpful

Our flight was delayed by almost 2 hours and caused me to miss my connecting flight. Next available flight was a 6 hour layover that I was not expecting.

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

Sat, Apr 7
RAP
SFO
6h 27m
Sat, Apr 14
SFO
RAP
4h 23m
Trip: 8 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

SEA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Being on time.

Wed, Apr 4
RAP
SFO
6h 58m
Thu, Apr 12
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
BUF
DTW
Okay 4.0

No help with baggage when boarding the plane, they hurry you up for nothing, because we had to wait 20 mi utes to take off.

DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

Mon, Apr 9
RAP
SFO
7h 34m
Tue, Apr 17
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
SJC
SEA
Okay 5.3

Crew was friendly and helpful

Our flight was delayed by almost 2 hours and caused me to miss my connecting flight. Next available flight was a 6 hour layover that I was not expecting.

SYR
DTW
Excellent 8.0

Nice crew

Normal too squished conditions.

BOS
AUS
Excellent 10.0

i liked the aircraft and the fact that you could watch movies on your phone!

you couldn't hear the staff when they started boarding the plane

PHX
LAX
Okay 5.6

Everything except food. I asked them for halal food when I bought tickets. But they didn't serve me halal food. Very very disappointed.

Food and food.

LAX
MEX
Excellent 10.0

Comfortable seats

Wed, Apr 11
RAP
SFO
7h 34m
Thu, Apr 19
SFO
RAP
4h 33m
Trip: 9 days
7.8GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.8 Good
Based on 14085 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.7
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.5
Food
7.4
DTW
MEX
Okay 4.0

Arriving to the destination

ATL
BNA
Mediocre 2.0

They lost my bag.

ATL
MGM
Okay 5.0

Very uncomfortable and cold. Wasn’t space didn’t serve anything no WiFi or tv like other flight

IND
ATL
Excellent 8.3

Ind-atl flight was absolutely amazing i couldn’t find really anything wrong with the flight besides spacing for seats

Spacing with seats

LAX
SYD
Excellent 10.0

adjustable head rest is great - being given a pillow is great - the plane was not too cold to sleep either (as they often are)

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