How far is Minneapolis from Rapid City?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Rapid City and Minneapolis. 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 Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) is 1 hour 25 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Rapid City and Minneapolis is 1 hour. Minneapolis is 1 hour ahead of Rapid City.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (215 pounds).
Rapid City to Minneapolis flight path
Shortest flight path between Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Rapid City (RAP) → Minneapolis (MSP).