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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

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

$23 - $30

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids to Traverse City 142.8 miles

$14 - $21

Fly  •  5 h 20 min

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

$236 - $1,320

What companies run services between Grand Rapids, MI, USA and Traverse City, MI, USA?

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grand Rapids and Traverse City is 200 km. The road distance is 228 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids to Traverse City is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Grand Rapids to Traverse City is to drive which takes 2 h 29 min and costs $14 - $21.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grand Rapids and arriving at Traverse City, MI. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

The bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.