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The cheapest times to fly from RST to GRR are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 RST to GRR is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $444 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $214 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Rochester, MN (RST) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $216 to $370 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $260. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $349. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $88 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $288 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RST to GRR flight.

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

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RST to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RST to GRR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Rochester. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above 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 $90 (28%) 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 $237. Return trip prices are from the GRR to RST 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 RST 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 1 hour 37 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 RST to GRR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 27.08% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to MKE flights

Destination alternative #2: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 24.83% less expensive than GRR
  • Nonstop flights available

See RST to ORD flights

Destination alternative #3: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 12.33% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to MDW flights

Destination alternative #4: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 11.81% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to DTW flights

Destination alternative #5: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 4.86% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to AZO flights

Destination alternative #6: Bishop International Airport (FNT) in Flint, MI

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 0.35% less expensive than GRR
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to FNT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Rochester International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 357 miles or 575 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RST to GRR flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, MN and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from RST to GRR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RST
Origination airport name Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 43.9
Longitude -92.5

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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