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The cheapest times to fly from MAD to GRR are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd, October 29th, and November 26th)

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 MAD to GRR is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1658 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $720 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.

 

When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Madrid (MAD) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $758 to $1633 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $831. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1654. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $823 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $997 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAD to GRR flight.

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

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MAD to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAD to GRR flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Madrid. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $153 (13%) 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 $990. Return trip prices are from the GRR to MAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MAD to GRR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 17 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 MAD to GRR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 50.60% less expensive than GRR
  • Nonstop flights available

See MAD to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 44.63% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAD to MDW flights

Destination alternative #3: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 5.67% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAD to DTW flights

 

Flight Hacking MAD to GRR

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 MAD to GRR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MAD > LGA > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $555
  • Average savings: $443 (44.38%)

See MAD to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MAD > JFK > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $605
  • Average savings: $392 (39.32%)

See MAD to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (MAD > EWR > GRR)

  • Price for both tickets: $616
  • Average savings: $381 (38.21%)

See MAD to EWR flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4054 miles or 6524 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAD to GRR flight is about 8 hour 17 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from MAD to GRR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MAD
Origination airport name Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport
City Madrid
Country Spain
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -3.6

Return Airport

Destination code GRR
Destination airport name Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City Grand Rapids, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -85.5

 

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