There are 3 ways to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Traverse City (TVC) GRR - TVC

$243 - $1,240

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI 1484

$27 - $34

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City 154 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 44 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 44 min.

More details

The distance between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) and Traverse City is 131 miles. The road distance is 154 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City. However, there are services departing from Gerald R Ford Airport and arriving at Traverse City, MI via Kentwood Station - Woodland and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 130.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR), USA and Traverse City, MI, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City hourly. Alternatively, Indian Trails operates a bus from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
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

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.