The cheapest times to fly from GRR to MEX are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • May 14th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 MEX is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1494 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $493 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Mexico City

Flying from Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) to Mexico City (MEX) will usually cost between $529 to $732 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $531. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $870. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $339 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $590 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRR to MEX flight.

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

GRR to MEX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRR to MEX flight is 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 $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MEX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into GRR. Saturdays 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 $42 (7%) 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 $576. Return trip prices are from the MEX 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 MEX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GRR to MEX

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 MEX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (GRR > MCO > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $503
  • Average savings: $87 (14.67%)

See GRR to MCO flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (GRR > MIA > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $531
  • Average savings: $59 (9.92%)

See GRR to MIA flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (GRR > ORD > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $51 (8.57%)

See GRR to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport to Gerald R. Ford International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1801 miles or 2898 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRR to MEX flight is about 4 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Rapids, MI and Mexico City?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from GRR to MEX.


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 MEX
Destination airport name Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport
City Mexico City
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.4
Longitude -99.1


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