The cheapest times to fly from PHF to GRR are

  • January 1st to February 18th
  • May 21st to June 17th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 20th and October 1st)

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 PHF to GRR is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1056 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $257 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Newport News/Williamsburg, VA (PHF) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $275 to $460 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $303. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $617. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $314 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $326 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHF to GRR flight.

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

PHF to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHF to GRR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newport News. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $96 (25%) 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 $287. Return trip prices are from the GRR to PHF 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 PHF 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 2 hour 6 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 PHF to GRR while comparing.

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

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 24.73% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHF to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 20.28% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHF to DTW flights

Destination alternative #3: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 10.29% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHF to TOL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 621 miles or 999 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHF to GRR flight is about 2 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Newport News/Williamsburg, VA and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from PHF to GRR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHF
Origination airport name Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City Newport News/Williamsburg, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.1
Longitude -76.5

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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