Transportation Options Throughout the Grand Rapids Area
These rental car agencies' counters are located on the first level of the parking garage. Look for the rental car return lane as you approach the parking garage.
To catch taxi service from GFIA, exit the terminal through door #5 (across from the Valet Parking counter) and go to the climate controlled Parking Shuttle Shelter on the boulevard. There, a taxi starter will assist you with your cab arrangements and get you on your way.
If you'd like to book online, please visit http://metrocars.com/
In Grand Rapids and at GFIA, both Uber and Lyft provide rideshare services. To access these services download their apps to your mobile device via the Google Play Store or iTunes. To catch your rideshare at GFIA, exit the terminal through door #2 (across from the Delta ticket counter) and go to the Rideshare Shelter on the boulevard. This is the designated pick-up/drop-off point for all rideshare vehicles.
At the current time, The Rapid has suspended operation of route 17 - and many other routes. Please see their website for more information.
The Rapid (616-776-1100)
The Rapid bus system includes a stop at GFIA on their route. Bus rides cost $1.75 with one transfer pass included. Route 17 serves the airport. You can catch the bus at the climate controlled shelter on the boulevard across from door #4.
The transportation information center is located in the baggage claim area near the Visitor Information Desk.
Consult this information board for details regarding courtesy vehicles for hotels and motels in the Grand Rapids area. Passenger pick-up for hotel/motel shuttles is available in the shelter on the boulevard across from short-term parking. Exit the terminal via door #2.
The following hotels offer shuttle service to and from the airport.
|Baymont Inn & Suites||616-956-3300 or 877-229-6668|
|Best Western Hospitality Hotel & Suites||616-949-8400 or 800-780-7234|
|Candlewood Suites Airport||616-940-8100 or 888-863-4780|
|Clarion Inn & Suites||616-956-9304 or 800-424-6423|
|Comfort Inn Airport||616-957-2080 or 877-424-6423|
|Country Inn & Suites||616-977-0909 or 888-201-1746|
|Courtyard by Marriott Airport||616-954-0500 or 800-606-2848|
|DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Rapids Airport||616-957-0100 or 800-445-8667|
|Hampton Inn & Suites||616-575-9144 or 800-445-8667|
|Holiday Inn Select||616-285-7600 or 888-863-4780|
|Quality Inn Terrace Club||616-956-8080 or 877-424-6423|
|Ramada Plaza||616-949-9222 or 800-272-6232|
|Sleep Inn & Suites||616-975-9000 or 877-424-6423|
|SpringHill Suites by Marriott Airport||616-464-1130 or 888-287-9400|
|Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn||616-464-3200 or 800-225-1237|
Visit the Experience Grand Rapids website for a complete listing of hotels and motels.