The cheapest times to fly from GRR to LSE are

  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 8th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, December 24th, February 5th, and February 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 GRR to LSE is early December. Prices can be as high as $664 for Friday flights during early April, or as low as $178 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to La Crosse

Flying from Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) to La Crosse, WI (LSE) will usually cost between $205 to $416 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 $244. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $451. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $207 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $293 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRR to LSE flight.

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

GRR to LSE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRR to LSE 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 $0.62, which is above 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $94 (26%) 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 $247. Return trip prices are from the LSE 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 LSE 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 31 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 LSE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from LSE
  • Usually 8.36% less expensive than LSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to MSN flights

Destination alternative #2: The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from LSE
  • Usually 5.12% less expensive than LSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to CID flights

Destination alternative #3: Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport (MSP) in Minneapolis, MN

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from LSE
  • Usually 4.61% less expensive than LSE
  • Nonstop flights available

See GRR to MSP flights

Destination alternative #4: Rochester International Airport (RST) in Rochester, MN

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from LSE
  • Usually 1.71% less expensive than LSE
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to RST flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from La Crosse Regional Airport to Gerald R. Ford International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 296 miles or 476 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRR to LSE flight is about 1 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Rapids, MI and La Crosse, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from GRR to LSE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGRR
Origination airport nameGerald R. Ford International Airport
CityGrand Rapids, MI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeLSE
Destination airport nameLa Crosse Regional Airport
CityLa Crosse, WI
Countrythe United States


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