There are 5 ways to get from Toronto to Traverse City by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Traverse City (TVC) YYZ - TVC

$178 - $1,228

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Bus via Detroit, MI  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON 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

$73 - $152

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Train, bus  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, MI

$89 - $218

Bus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On 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

$76 - $158

Drive  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Traverse City 440.6 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Traverse City. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Traverse City, MI via Detroit, Mi and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 28 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Traverse City is 512 km. The road distance is 704.9 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Traverse City without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Toronto to Traverse City, including transfers.

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Toronto to Traverse City bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Traverse City is to fly which takes 5 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 28 min.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Traverse City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 27 min and has one stopover.

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Toronto to Traverse City bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Traverse City, MI station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Traverse City is 705 km. It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to drive from Toronto to Traverse City.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Traverse City Airport.

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  • Distance: 320 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Traverse City, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Traverse City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Traverse City via Detroit, MI, Detroit, Mi, Grand Rapids, Mi, and Grand Rapids in around 14 h 28 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Traverse City via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Traverse City via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Bus operators
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 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 Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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 Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70

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There are 59+ hotels available in Traverse City. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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