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

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Fly to Traverse City  •  7 h 57 min

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

$258 - $1,123

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 days 1 h

  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

$186 - $455

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Fly to Pellston, bus  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Pellston (PLN) RSW - PLN
  2. Take the bus from Pellston to Traverse City, MI

$274 - $1,133

Bus via Doraville Station  •  38 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
  4. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$324 - $381

Bus, train  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Amtrak
  6. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$314 - $896

Drive  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to Traverse City 1556.9 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

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 Jacksonville, Fl, Detroit, Mi and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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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 which takes 38 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 57 min 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 7 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 38 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ft. Myers Airport to Traverse City Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 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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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Myers to Traverse City is 1557 miles. It takes approximately 25 h 31 min 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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Map of how to get from Fort Myers to Traverse City.
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  • Distance: 1278.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 57 min

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

American Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Fort Myers to Traverse City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Myers to Traverse City via Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot, Punta Gorda, FL, Atlanta, GA, Doraville Station, Civic Center Station, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, Chicago, IL, Grand Rapids, MI, and Grand Rapids in around 38 h 44 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Pellston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Ft. Myers to Pellston via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Ft. Myers to Pellston via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
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
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Pellston to Traverse City, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Megabus
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 Ft Myers, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $270
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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