The cheapest times to fly from GRR to SDQ are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the weeks of February 12th and February 26th)
  • April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the week of November 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 SDQ is early October. Prices can be as high as $1071 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $515 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Santo Domingo

Flying from Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) to Santo Domingo (SDQ) will usually cost between $517 to $832 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $515. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $903. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $388 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $707 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRR to SDQ flight.

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

GRR to SDQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRR to SDQ 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 $0.23, 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 $28 (4%) 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 $674. Return trip prices are from the SDQ 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 SDQ 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 27 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 SDQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) in Punta Cana

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SDQ
  • Usually 17.04% less expensive than SDQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to PUJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Gregorio Luperon International Airport (POP) in Puerto Plata

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SDQ
  • Usually 1.27% less expensive than SDQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to POP flights

Destination alternative #3: Cibao International Airport (STI) in Santiago

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from SDQ
  • Usually 0.57% less expensive than SDQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRR to STI flights


Flight Hacking GRR to SDQ

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 SDQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (GRR > MIA > SDQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $122 (17.19%)

See GRR to MIA flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (GRR > MCO > SDQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $121 (17.11%)

See GRR to MCO flights

Hack #3: Jacksonville, FL (GRR > JAX > SDQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $611
  • Average savings: $96 (13.58%)

See GRR to JAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, COPA, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from De Las Americas International Airport to Gerald R. Ford International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1926 miles or 3100 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRR to SDQ flight is about 4 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Rapids, MI and Santo Domingo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from GRR to SDQ.


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 SDQ
Destination airport name De Las Americas International Airport
City Santo Domingo
Country Dominican Republic
Latitude 18.4
Longitude -69.7


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