The cheapest times to fly from GRR to FNT are

  • January 1st to February 18th
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th and October 1st)

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 GRR to FNT is late October. Prices can be as high as $1086 for Saturday flights during early April, or as low as $401 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $401 to $565 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $401. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $633. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $233 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $430 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRR to FNT flight.

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

GRR to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRR to FNT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Grand Rapids. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.97, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FNT, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GRR. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Flint, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Grand Rapids. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $31 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $427. Return trip prices are from the FNT to GRR 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 GRR to FNT 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 9 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 GRR to FNT while comparing.

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

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 58.37% less expensive than FNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See GRR to DTW flights

Destination alternative #2: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 36.98% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to CLE flights

Destination alternative #3: MBS International Airport (MBS) in Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 33.02% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to MBS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 90 miles or 145 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRR to FNT flight is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from GRR to FNT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7


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