The flight distance from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to Chicago, Illinois is:

128 miles / 206 km

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Distance from GRR to Chicago, IL

The total distance from GRR to Chicago, IL is 128 miles.

This is equivalent to 206 kilometers or 111 nautical miles.

Your trip begins at Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
It ends in Chicago, Illinois.

Your flight direction from GRR to Chicago, IL is Southwest (-122 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from GRR to Chicago, IL. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Gerald R. Ford International Airport

City: Grand Rapids
State: Michigan
Zip code: 49512
Country: United States
Category: airports

Chicago, Illinois

City: Chicago
State: Illinois
Country: United States
Category: cities

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