Airport Transportation

The closest airport is Sioux Falls, SD (FSD), about 100 miles (161km) from the center of Okoboji. The Sioux Falls airport is very small and does not have any direct international flights. Therefore, you will have to connect from another U.S. city.

Taxis from Sioux Falls, SD  Airport:

There is a list of taxi companies on the Sioux Falls, SD
Airport website:

Bojirides: 712-339-5886 $150 This can accommodate up to 3 individuals only as we need space for luggage.

Minneapolis International Airport (MSP) is about three hours from Okoboji. You will need to arrange a ride with your employer or take Greyhound. (Please note the Greyhound bus leaves from the MSP airport at 4am Please note: You will need to use the code Minnmsp, Arpt, MN to be picked up at the the Minneapolis airport if you choose Minneapolis you will have to take a taxi or Uber to this location. It would be best if you choose Minnmsp, Arpt, MN. Please make sure to confirm this before booking your bus ticket.

Greyhound/Bus service from airport to Okoboji

If you choose to travel to an airport other than FSD, plan to spend a significant amount of time traveling by bus to Okoboji. Often, a Greyhound bus terminal will not be located at an airport, so it will be necessary to first travel from an airport to the nearest Greyhound bus station. The bus may only operate one time per day, or less. Greyhound bus does arrive at the Southwest Tours (79602 550th Ave. Jackson, MM 56143). Please check the bus schedule as it does not run often. Once you arrive at this station, you will need to arrange taxi or employer pick up.

Travel times from major cities via Greyhound

City Drive Time (Hours)
Minneapolis, MN


Sioux Falls, SD


Sioux  City, IA


Des Moines, IA


Omaha, NE


*Please note: Buses are often not direct, and travel times may be much longer.

             Airport Distances from Okoboji:

Airport Code Distance (MILES)
Sioux Falls FSD


Minneapolis MSP


Sioux City SUX


Des Moines  DSM


Omaha OMA