How far is Madison from Rapid City?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Madison and Rapid City is 303.78 miles (488.89 km).

Flight distance from Madison, SD to Rapid City, SD is 303.78 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 41 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 37 minutes to travel from Madison to Rapid City with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Madison, South Dakota to Rapid City, South Dakota is: 345.84 miles (556.57 km) by car.

Driving from Madison to Rapid City will take approximately 04 hours 54 minutes.

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#1 Madison

City in Lake County, South Dakota, United States

Population 7064
GPS Coordinates 44°0'22"N 97°6'50"W
Latitude 44.0060800
Longitude -97.1139500
Altitude 511
Country United States
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#2 Rapid City

County seat of Pennington County, South Dakota, United States

Population 77503
GPS Coordinates 44°4'50"N 103°13'52"W
Latitude 44.0805400
Longitude -103.2310100
Altitude 988
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Madison and Rapid City

The distance between Madison and Rapid City is 557 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 06 hours 11 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Madison, SD and Rapid City, SD. The current time in Madison is 14:53:56, although it is 13:53:56 in Rapid City.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 11 hours 31 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 08 hours 38 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 06 hours 54 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 05 hours 45 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 56 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 36 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 04 hours 18 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 46.2 liters (12.2 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Madison and Rapid City.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Madison to Rapid City is $50.06 (diesel $59.17).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 15, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Madison and Rapid City (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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