# Distance between Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) and Saginaw, MI (MBS)

Flight distance from Grand Rapids to Saginaw (Gerald R. Ford International Airport – Saginaw MBS International Airport) is 86 miles / 138 kilometers / 74 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Saginaw (MBS) is 138 miles / 222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) and Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS).

## How far is Saginaw from Grand Rapids?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 85.657 miles
• 137.852 kilometers
• 74.434 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
• 85.512 miles
• 137.618 kilometers
• 74.308 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
IATA Code: GRR
ICAO Code: KGRR
Coordinates: 42°52′50″N, 85°31′22″W

B Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Grand Rapids and Saginaw.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (83 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Grand Rapids (GRR) → Saginaw (MBS).

Distance:
86
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
86

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