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Distance between Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles (Gerald R. Ford International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1874 miles / 3016 kilometers / 1629 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2200 miles / 3541 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 42 minutes.

Grand Rapids – Los Angeles

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1874
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3016
Kilometers
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1629
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles 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)
  • 1874.078 miles
  • 3016.036 kilometers
  • 1628.529 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
  • 1870.408 miles
  • 3010.130 kilometers
  • 1625.340 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).

How long does it take to fly from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles?

Estimated flight time from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 4 hours 2 minutes.

What is the time difference between Grand Rapids and Los Angeles?

The time difference between Grand Rapids and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids time to Los Angeles time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average flying from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles generates about 206 kg of CO2 per passenger, 206 kilograms is equal to 454 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 Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

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 Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W