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

Flight distance from Chicago to Grand Rapids (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 137 miles / 220 kilometers / 119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 199 miles / 320 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).

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)
  • 136.788 miles
  • 220.139 kilometers
  • 118.866 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
  • 136.531 miles
  • 219.725 kilometers
  • 118.642 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 Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″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 Chicago and Grand Rapids is 1 hour. Grand Rapids is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Grand Rapids, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

Distance:
137
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
137

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