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The cheapest times to fly from BFL to GRR are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 22nd to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BFL to GRR is late January. Prices can be as high as $974 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $410 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Bakersfield, CA (BFL) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $410 to $711 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $418. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $775. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $357 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $462 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BFL to GRR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BFL to GRR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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BFL to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BFL to GRR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bakersfield. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GRR, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BFL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $157 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $436. Return trip prices are from the GRR to BFL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BFL to GRR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BFL to GRR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 16.88% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BFL to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 11.90% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BFL to MKE flights

Destination alternative #3: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 4.76% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BFL to DTW flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BFL to GRR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Meadows Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1855 miles or 2985 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BFL to GRR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BFL to GRR flight is about 4 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Bakersfield, CA and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from BFL to GRR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BFL
Origination airport name Meadows Field Airport
City Bakersfield, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 35.4
Longitude -119.1

Return Airport

Destination code GRR
Destination airport name Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City Grand Rapids, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -85.5

 

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