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

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

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 2197 miles / 3535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Grand Rapids.

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

How far is Grand Rapids from Los Angeles?

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

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Grand Rapids is 3 hours. Grand Rapids is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Grand Rapids, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 207 kg (455 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

Distance:
1874
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1874

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