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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Grand Rapids, MI (GRR)

Distance from Chicago to Grand Rapids (Chicago Midway International Airport – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 137 miles / 220 kilometers / 119 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Rapids from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 136.914 miles
  • 220.341 kilometers
  • 118.975 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
  • 136.706 miles
  • 220.007 kilometers
  • 118.794 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) to Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) is 45 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Grand Rapids is 1 hour. Grand Rapids is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 44 kg (97 pounds).

Airport information


A Chicago Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″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

Chicago to Grand Rapids flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
137

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