The cheapest times to fly from BTR to GRR are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • July 16th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • early December

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 BTR to GRR is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $792 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $278 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $282 to $524 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $292. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $466. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $174 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $324 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BTR to GRR flight.

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

BTR to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BTR to GRR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Baton Rouge. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, 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 $109 (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 $295. Return trip prices are from the GRR to BTR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BTR 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 2 hour 37 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 BTR to GRR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 12.04% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to DTW flights

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

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 8.33% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BTR to MKE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BTR 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 908 miles or 1461 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BTR to GRR flight is about 2 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Baton Rouge, LA and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from BTR to GRR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BTR
Origination airport name Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field Airport
City Baton Rouge, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -91.2

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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