Air Miles Calculator

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

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

Driving distance from Saginaw (MBS) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 137 miles / 221 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 44 minutes.

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

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

How far is Grand Rapids from Saginaw?

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

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

There is no time difference between Saginaw and Grand Rapids.

Time Difference

Saginaw, MI

 EST

Grand Rapids, MI

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Saginaw (MBS) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
86

Round trip?