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There are 4 ways to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor by plane, bus, car or taxi

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Fly, bus  •  2h 53m

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Detroit (DTW) GRR - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit Metro Airport to Ann Arbor- Blake Transit Ctr., MI

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Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, drive  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Grand Rapids to East Lansing
  2. Drive from East Lansing to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Bus, taxi  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Pontiac, MI 1482 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Pontiac, MI to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor 126 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 6m.

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The distance between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) and University of Michigan - Ann Arbor is 101 miles. The road distance is 126 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 6h 49m and costs $170 - $230.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Grand Rapids Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor.

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Delta offers flights from Grand Rapids Airport to Detroit Airport.

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Map of how to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor.
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  • Distance: 101.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 53m

What companies run services between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR), USA and University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. However, you can fly to Detroit, take the walk to McNamara Terminal, take the bus to North Terminal, take the walk to Detroit Metro Airport, take the bus to Ann Arbor- Blake Transit Ctr., MI, then take the walk to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. Alternatively, you can take the line 27 bus to Kentwood Station - Woodland, take the line 5 bus to Grandville across from Goodrich, take the walk to Grand Rapids, take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails to East Lansing, then take the drive to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Detroit
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Bus operators
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from Detroit Metro Airport to Ann Arbor- Blake Transit Ctr., MI
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to East Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Pontiac, MI
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pontiac, MI to University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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