There are 6 ways to get from New York to Traverse City by plane, bus, train 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 from New York La Guardia  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Traverse City (TVC) LGA - TVC

$209 - $978

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Grand Rapids Nyc
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI 1484

$105 - $112

4 alternative options

Fly from Newark  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Traverse City (TVC) EWR - TVC

$231 - $537

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$107 - $243

Train, bus  •  28 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Grand Rapids Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$187 - $493

Drive  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Drive from New York to Traverse City 857.8 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Traverse City is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 14 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Traverse City is to fly which costs $230 - $550 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between New York and Traverse City is 655 miles. The road distance is 857.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from New York to Traverse City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Traverse City. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 3 Allen St and arriving at Traverse City, MI via Division & Maplelawn and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Traverse City, MI, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from New York to Traverse City every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Traverse City via Grand Rapids, Division & Maplelawn, Central Station, and Grand Rapids in around 18 h 18 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak 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
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
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
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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