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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 2 minutes.

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).

How far is Lansing from Grand Rapids?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Grand Rapids and Lansing. 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).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Grand Rapids and Lansing.

Time Difference

Grand Rapids, MI

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Lansing, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 32 kg (71 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Grand Rapids (GRR) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
48
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
48

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