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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Grand Rapids, MI (GRR)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Grand Rapids (Palm Beach International Airport – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 1158 miles / 1863 kilometers / 1006 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Grand Rapids (GRR) is 1365 miles / 2196 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Grand Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR).

How far is Grand Rapids from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1157.767 miles
  • 1863.245 kilometers
  • 1006.072 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
  • 1160.073 miles
  • 1866.957 kilometers
  • 1008.076 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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 West Palm Beach and Grand Rapids.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Grand Rapids, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

Distance:
1158
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1158

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