Outlined below are public and private transportation options.
The distance from Gerald R. Ford International Airport to the hotel/downtown area is 13.5 miles and taxis will cost approximately $40.00 each way.
Parking in downtown Grand Rapids is convenient, with thousands of available public spaces. DeVos Place also has 700 additional spots. Each downtown hotel has its own parking, and several parking structures offer electric car charging.
Once you're here, you'll be amazed how easy it is to get around. Logical street layouts, clear street signs and minimal traffic make driving a breeze. Or you can let someone else to do the driving: Ride the Rapid, our safe, clean, energy-efficient public bus system.