Traveling from Grand Rapids.
Southwest Airlines proudly serves Gerald R. Ford International Airport.
The Mitten State has plenty to offer, but flying Southwest makes exploring the world beyond the Midwest a breeze. Make travel a priority in your life and start checking places off your bucket list. Whether you take a shared ride or book a shuttle ride to get there, departing from Gerald R. Ford International Airport is an easy first step toward beginning your next adventure.
Get ready to see the world beyond Grand Rapids. Trade the freshwater Great Lakes for saltwater ocean waves and visit the sandy beaches of the Pacific or the Atlantic. If the Midwest winters have you ready for fun in the sun, now is your chance to go soak up some rays. Tired of Detroit-style pizza? Enjoy a piece of another style of pie or immerse yourself in another culture of cuisine that you can’t get at home. The bustle of other big cities may not feel like home when you visit, but you’re unlikely to feel homesick with so much to explore.
Go beyond Western Michigan with a flight on Southwest Airlines. Whether your next trip is for business or pleasure, Southwest can get you there from Gerald R. Ford International Airport. See where you can fly and discover exciting trip add-ons from Southwest Airlines® Experiences—and rack up Rapid Rewards® points when you fly. Rest assured that booking will be straightforward from flight selection to checkout to boarding. Learn more about what makes the Southwest® Experience unique .