The cheapest times to fly from GRR to LIS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 24th to December 16th

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 LIS is late January. Prices can be as high as $1849 for Friday flights during late June, or as low as $905 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Lisbon

Flying from Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) to Lisbon (LIS) will usually cost between $985 to $1465 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1020. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1422. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $402 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1223 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRR to LIS flight.

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

GRR to LIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRR to LIS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Grand Rapids. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Lisbon, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Grand Rapids. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $110 (9%) 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 $1163. Return trip prices are from the LIS 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 LIS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GRR to LIS

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 GRR to LIS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (GRR > ORD > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $476 (38.92%)

See GRR to ORD flights

Hack #2: Dusseldorf (GRR > DUS > LIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $778
  • Average savings: $445 (36.39%)

See GRR to DUS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $778
  • Average savings: $445 (36.39%)

See GRR to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3861 miles or 6214 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRR to LIS flight is about 7 hour 56 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from GRR to LIS.


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 LIS
Destination airport name Lisboa Airport
City Lisbon
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -9.1


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.