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The cheapest times to fly from BLI to GRR are

  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • October 15th to November 18th (except the week of October 29th)
  • December 3rd to March 11th (except the week of December 17th)

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 BLI to GRR is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1181 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $425 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.

 

When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Bellingham, WA (BLI) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $480 to $1017 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $479. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1043. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $564 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $795 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BLI to GRR flight.

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

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BLI to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BLI to GRR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bellingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $162 (19%) 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 $674. Return trip prices are from the GRR to BLI 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 BLI to GRR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 14 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 BLI to GRR while comparing.

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

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 46.10% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BLI to ORD flights

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

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 40.00% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BLI to MKE flights

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

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 27.23% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BLI to DTW flights

 

Flight Hacking BLI to GRR

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BLI to GRR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phoenix, AZ (BLI > AZA > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $558
  • Average savings: $237 (29.81%)

See BLI to AZA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (BLI > SEA > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $579
  • Average savings: $216 (27.17%)

See BLI to SEA flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (BLI > LAS > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $628
  • Average savings: $167 (21.01%)

See BLI to LAS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1809 miles or 2911 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BLI to GRR flight is about 4 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Bellingham, WA and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from BLI to GRR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BLI
Origination airport name Bellingham International Airport
City Bellingham, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 48.8
Longitude -122.5

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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