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