The cheapest times to fly from SPS to FSD are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • April 9th to June 17th (except the weeks of May 21st and June 4th)
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 20th, October 1st, October 15th, November 19th, and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SPS to FSD is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $789 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $316 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Sioux Falls

Flying from Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) to Sioux Falls, SD (FSD) will usually cost between $316 to $561 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $323. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $613. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $290 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $380 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SPS to FSD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SPS to FSD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SPS to FSD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SPS to FSD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wichita Falls. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $135 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $345. Return trip prices are from the FSD to SPS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SPS to FSD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SPS to FSD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Joe Foss Field Airport to Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 669 miles or 1077 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SPS to FSD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SPS to FSD flight is about 2 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Wichita Falls, TX and Sioux Falls, SD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from SPS to FSD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SPS
Origination airport name Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport
City Wichita Falls, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 34
Longitude -98.5

Return Airport

Destination code FSD
Destination airport name Joe Foss Field Airport
City Sioux Falls, SD
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -96.7


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