How far is Rapid City from Minneapolis?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Minneapolis and Rapid City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 489.443 miles
- 787.682 kilometers
- 425.314 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 488.116 miles
- 785.546 kilometers
- 424.161 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Estimated flight time from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) to Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) is 1 hour 25 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Minneapolis and Rapid City is 1 hour. Rapid City is 1 hour behind Minneapolis.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (215 pounds).
Minneapolis to Rapid City flight path
Shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Minneapolis (MSP) → Rapid City (RAP).