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There are 2 ways to get from Traverse City to Escanaba by bus or car

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Bus  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace 1484
  2. Take the bus from St. Ignace to Escanaba, MI 1489 St Ignace

$62 - $91

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Drive  •  4h 59m

  1. Drive from Traverse City to Escanaba 268.2 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Traverse City to Escanaba is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Traverse City to Escanaba is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 59m.

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The distance between Traverse City and Escanaba is 98 miles. The road distance is 268.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Traverse City to Escanaba without a car is to bus which takes 8h 16m and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 8h 16m to get from Traverse City to Escanaba, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Traverse City to Escanaba is 268 miles. It takes approximately 4h 59m to drive from Traverse City to Escanaba.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Escanaba. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 98.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 16m

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

You can take a bus from Traverse City to Escanaba via St. Ignace and Escanaba in around 8h 16m.

Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from St. Ignace to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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