Rail Service

Rail Service: Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Railroad, passes through Madison
Motor Carrier: B & G Transportation
  Nordling Trucking
  Beesley Trucking
  Brod Trucking
Major Highways: SD 34, 19; US 81; 17 miles to I-29; 24 miles to I-90

Air Service

Nearest Commercial Airport: 45 minutes
Commercial Airport Name: Joe Foss Field, Sioux Falls
Local Airport: Madison Municipal Airport
FAA Identifier: MDS
Elevation: 1717 ft.
Other Information: The Madison Municipal Airport has one 5,000 foot asphalt runway. Total load bearing capacity is 25,000 pounds. The airport has air ambulance service available on demand.
Airport Communications: CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
Runway 15/33: Dimensions: 5000 x 75 ft.
  Surface: Concrete
Runway 3/21: Dimensions: 2600 x 200 ft.
  Surface: turf, in good condition
  Runway edge markings: RY 03/21 MKD WITH BLACK & WHITE CONES.
Lobby: Open 24 hours for all pilots.
Telephone and restrooms: Available
Courtesy car: Upon request by contacting airport manager.


  • Federal Express
  • United Parcel Service
  • United States Postal Service

Ports/Foreign Trade Zones

U.S. Customs Port 1 W. Weather Lane, Ste. 100 Sioux Falls, SD

Recent News

  • State, Community Representatives to Promote South Dakota‚Äôs SHOT Industry in Vegas

  • Highway 19 to Re-open on Thursday

  • Madison's Career Learning Center to celebrate 30th anniversary

  • Madison Theatre re-opens November 20th

  • Best Damn Gun, LLC and Wilt Manufacturing, LLC announces they expect to be in operation in Madison, SD before year end

  • Daugaard checks on CTE progress in Madison

  • Manufacturing Week Wraps Up

  • West Twin Theater closed, will re-open mid-November