Transportation in Rugby



 The Rugby Municipal Airport services local air traffic for personal and agricultural use. The runway measures 3,604' long by 60' wide which allows only small prop planes for takeoff and landing. According to the FFA Information, the airport has 14 aircrafts based on site. Rugby is 65 miles from Minot International Airport which offers daily flights to Minneapolis, MN, Denver, CO, and Phoenix, AZ.



 Rugby, North Dakota has its own train station.The railway runs east to west from Chicago, IL and Seattle, WA, and there is also a spur line that splits to the north through Bottineau, ND. The City of Rugby is currently serviced by the BNSF. The east - west railroad is a major distribution line for BNSF and services the Rugby Farmers Union Elevator. This railroad is used very often and is one of the main advantages of Rugby.  

Highway Distribution


 Rugby lies along both the North Dakota Highway 3 and the U.S Highway 2. The US Highway 2 runs east and west and spans from Lake Huron to the West Coast. ND Highway 3 is a major north/south trunk highway in North Dakota.  It runs from Manitoba Highway 10 to South Dakota. These highways bring many people to Rugby to visit the Geographical Center monument, the Prairie Village Museum or just to stop for a bite to eat.