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 getaways with Southwest®—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 .

Where you can fly from Grand Rapids.

Plan your ideal trip from Grand Rapids.

 
Orlando

Experience otherworldly theme parks or enjoy the down to earth vibes in this Central Florida city that’s the perfect steppingstone for once in a lifetime day trips.

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Denver

See the world from a higher perspective. Let the Mile High City enamor you with its beautiful mix of urban and mountain style living.

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Las Vegas

Jet off to America’s Playground! When you travel to Las Vegas, having a good time is a sure thing.

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Nashville

Country twang meets cosmopolitan shine in the Athens of the South. Bust out your best pair of boots and hit the town.

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Phoenix

See what life is like in the Valley of the Sun when you fly to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

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Tampa

Take in the Sunshine State from this Gulf Coast city, the jewel of the Tampa Bay area.

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Chicago (Midway)

The hustle and bustle of the City of the Big Shoulders awaits. Enjoy a world class city filled with Midwest nice people—start your Chicagoland adventure.

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Ft. Myers/Naples

Come for the scenic beaches, stay for the mangrove tours and manatee sightings. See the Gulf side of things during a trip to sunny Southwest Florida.

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