The cheapest times to fly from GRR to LGA are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
- April 23rd to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
- August 13th to November 18th (except the week of August 20th)
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 LGA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $493 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $172 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to New York
Flying from Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) to New York, NY (LGA) will usually cost between $181 to $360 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $196. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $337. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $209 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRR to LGA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GRR to LGA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GRR to LGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Grand Rapids. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, 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 $117 (38%) 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 $188. Return trip prices are from the LGA to GRR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from GRR to LGA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 5 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GRR to LGA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from LaGuardia Airport to Gerald R. Ford International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 616 miles or 991 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GRR to LGA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRR to LGA flight is about 2 hour 5 minutes.
How many flights go between Grand Rapids, MI and New York, NY?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from GRR to LGA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Gerald R. Ford International Airport|
|City||Grand Rapids, MI|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||LaGuardia Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from GRR to LGA tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 28% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 26% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LGA heading for GRR about 22 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in New York, NY is about 24 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 30 minutes late
- Republic: 19 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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