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

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 12 min

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

$243 - $1,240

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 43 min

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

$32 - $52

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

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

$15 - $22

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

Delta, United Airlines and American 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 $30 - $50 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 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 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
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
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
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City?

The distance between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) and Traverse City is 209 km. The road distance is 246 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City?

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.

What is the fastest way to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City?

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

Is there a direct bus between Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) and Traverse City?

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 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City?

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Grand Rapids Airport (GRR) to Traverse City, including transfers.