The driving time from Chicago, Illinois to Rapid City, South Dakota is:

13 hours, 26 minutes

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Driving time from Chicago, IL to Rapid City, SD

How long is the drive from Chicago, IL to Rapid City, SD? The total driving time is 13 hours, 26 minutes.

Your trip begins in Chicago, Illinois. It ends in Rapid City, South Dakota.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from Chicago, IL to Rapid City, SD.

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Chicago, Illinois

City: Chicago
State: Illinois
Country: United States
Category: cities

Rapid City, South Dakota

City: Rapid City
State: South Dakota
Country: United States
Category: cities

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