The cheapest times to fly from SFB to GRR are

  • January 8th to February 4th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • July 16th to November 11th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 22nd)

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 SFB to GRR is early August. Prices can be as high as $469 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $137 for Monday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Grand Rapids

Flying from Sanford, FL (SFB) to Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) will usually cost between $166 to $381 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $162. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $431. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $269 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $226 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFB to GRR flight.

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

SFB to GRR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFB to GRR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $35 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $228. Return trip prices are from the GRR to SFB 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 SFB to GRR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 47 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from SFB to GRR while comparing.

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

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GRR
  • Usually 30.82% less expensive than GRR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFB to MKE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1003 miles or 1614 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFB to GRR flight is about 2 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Sanford, FL and Grand Rapids, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from SFB to GRR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSFB
Origination airport nameOrlando Sanford International Airport
CitySanford, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeGRR
Destination airport nameGerald R. Ford International Airport
CityGrand Rapids, MI
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from SFB to GRR tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 45% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave GRR heading for SFB about 1 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Grand Rapids, MI is about 1 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 1 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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