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There are 6 ways to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Traverse City (TVC) RSW - TVC

$258 - $1,123

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Bus, Megabus  •  44h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center Tampa to Orlando
  3. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Midtown Atlanta
  4. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  5. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
  6. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$177 - $294

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  38h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago Amtrak, Il
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
  4. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$308 - $489

Bus  •  47h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  4. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$183 - $435

Bus, train via Washington Union Station  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to West Palm Beach, Fl
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
  5. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$316 - $897

Drive  •  25h 31m

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to Traverse City 1556.9 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 25h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City is to fly which costs $250 - $1,200 and takes 8h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Myers to Traverse City. However, there are services departing from Ft Myers, Fl and arriving at Traverse City, MI via Marion Transit Center Tampa, Orlando, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 3m.

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The distance between Fort Myers and Traverse City is 1278 miles. The road distance is 1556.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City without a car is to bus and train which takes 38h 54m and costs $300 - $490.

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It takes approximately 8h 23m to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City, including transfers.

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Fort Myers to Traverse City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ft Myers, Fl station.

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The best way to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City is to fly which takes 8h 23m and costs $250 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus and Megabus, which costs $170 - $300 and takes 44h 3m.

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There is no direct flight from Ft. Myers Airport to Traverse City Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 26m and has one stopover.

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Fort Myers to Traverse City bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Traverse City, MI station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City.
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  • Distance: 1278.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 23m

What companies run services between Fort Myers, FL, USA and Traverse City, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Fort Myers to Traverse City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Myers to Traverse City via Tampa, Fl, Marion Transit Center Tampa, Orlando, Midtown Atlanta, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, Chicago, IL, and Grand Rapids in around 44h 3m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Train operators
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $260
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Ft Myers, Fl to West Palm Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marion Transit Center Tampa to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Orlando to Midtown Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Myers to Traverse City is 1557 miles. It takes approximately 25h 31m to drive from Fort Myers to Traverse City.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Ft. Myers Airport to Traverse City Airport.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Traverse City. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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