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The cheapest times to fly from DRS to GRR are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

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 DRS to GRR is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1588 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $725 for Monday flights around early to mid February.

 

When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Dresden (DRS) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $727 to $1359 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $750. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1357. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $607 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $869 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DRS to GRR flight.

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

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DRS to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DRS to GRR flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Dresden. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GRR, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DRS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Grand Rapids, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Dresden. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $148 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $870. Return trip prices are from the GRR to DRS 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 DRS 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 8 hour 48 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 DRS to GRR while comparing.

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

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 23.99% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRS to ORD flights

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

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 10.47% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRS to DTW flights

Destination alternative #3: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 6.39% less expensive than GRR
  • 2-layover flights available

See DRS to MDW flights

 

Flight Hacking DRS 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 DRS to GRR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stuttgart (DRS > STR > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $787
  • Average savings: $83 (9.49%)

See DRS to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (DRS > EWR > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $809
  • Average savings: $60 (6.9%)

See DRS to STR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (DRS > JFK > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $833
  • Average savings: $36 (4.14%)

See DRS to JFK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4345 miles or 6993 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DRS to GRR flight is about 8 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Dresden and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from DRS to GRR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDRS
Origination airport nameDresden Airport
CityDresden
CountryGermany
Latitude51.1
Longitude13.8

Return Airport

Destination codeGRR
Destination airport nameGerald R. Ford International Airport
CityGrand Rapids, MI
Countrythe United States
Latitude42.9
Longitude-85.5

 

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