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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Grand Rapids, MI (GRR)

Flight distance from Seattle to Grand Rapids (Seattle Boeing Field – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 1806 miles / 2907 kilometers / 1570 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 2169 miles / 3491 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Grand Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).

How far is Grand Rapids from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Grand Rapids. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1806.428 miles
  • 2907.165 kilometers
  • 1569.743 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1801.560 miles
  • 2899.331 kilometers
  • 1565.513 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City: Grand Rapids, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRR
ICAO Code: KGRR
Coordinates: 42°52′50″N, 85°31′22″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Grand Rapids is 3 hours. Grand Rapids is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

 PST

Grand Rapids, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 201 kg (442 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

Distance:
1806
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1806

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