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Distance between Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Grand Rapids to Lansing (Gerald R. Ford International Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 48 miles / 77 kilometers / 42 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Lansing (LAN) is 55 miles / 88 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 6 minutes.

Grand Rapids – Lansing

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48
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77
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42
Nautical miles

How far is Lansing from Grand Rapids?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 48.044 miles
  • 77.319 kilometers
  • 41.749 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
  • 47.920 miles
  • 77.119 kilometers
  • 41.641 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Capital Region International Airport is 35 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Grand Rapids and Lansing.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Grand Rapids to Lansing generates about 32 kg of CO2 per passenger, 32 kilograms is equal to 71 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Grand Rapids to Lansing

Shortest flight path between Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W