The cheapest times to fly from CHO to GRR are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 16th to June 17th (except the weeks of May 7th and May 14th)
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 6th to August 19th

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 CHO to GRR is early December. Prices can be as high as $520 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $198 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Charlottesville, VA (CHO) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $199 to $402 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $234. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $384. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $150 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $258 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHO to GRR flight.

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

CHO to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHO to GRR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Charlottesville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $91 (28%) 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 $233. Return trip prices are from the GRR to CHO 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 CHO 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 1 hour 52 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 CHO to GRR while comparing.

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

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 18.31% less expensive than GRR
  • Nonstop flights available

See CHO to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 6.78% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHO to DTW flights

Destination alternative #3: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 2.71% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHO to MKE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CHO 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 Charlottesville Albemarle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 495 miles or 797 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHO to GRR flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlottesville, VA and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from CHO to GRR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CHO
Origination airport name Charlottesville Albemarle Airport
City Charlottesville, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.1
Longitude -78.5

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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