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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Grand Rapids, MI

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Saginaw, MI

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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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