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There are 10 ways to get from Traverse City to Vaughan by bus, train, shuttle, car or plane

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Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, train  •  16h 29m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Traverse City, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo to Detroit
  3. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station

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Bus, shuttle  •  16h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Detroit, MI
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Windsor, ON - Holiday Inn Ambassador Bridge to Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport

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Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus  •  16h 39m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Traverse City, MI to Sault Ste. Marie, MI
  2. Take the bus from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury
  3. Take the bus from Sudbury to Yorkdale

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, train via Sarnia  •  17h 41m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Traverse City, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo to Port Huron Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Sarnia to Toronto Union Station

Drive  •  7h 46m

  1. Drive from Traverse City to Vaughan 705.3 km

Fly Traverse City to Toronto  •  8h 13m

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

Fly Traverse City to Buffalo, shuttle  •  9h 54m

  1. Fly from Traverse City (TVC) to Buffalo (BUF) TVC - BUF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto Airport

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails to Sault Ste Marie, fly to Toronto  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Traverse City, MI to Sault Ste. Marie, MI
  2. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (YAM) to Toronto (YYZ) YAM - YYZ

Bus to Pellston, fly to Toronto  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Pellston, MI
  2. Fly from Pellston (PLN) to Toronto (YYZ) PLN - YYZ

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails to Sault Ste Marie, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Traverse City, MI to Sault Ste. Marie, MI
  2. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (YAM) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YAM - YTZ

Traverse City (TVC) to Toronto (YYZ) flights

The flight time between Traverse City (TVC) and Toronto (YYZ) is around 5h 49m and covers a distance of around 489 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 41m. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 45m. Services are operated by United Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and others. Typically 182 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 8m
Layover time:
2h 41m
Total time:
5h 49m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
3h 45m
Flight distance:
489 km
Flights per week:
182
Cheapest price:
$210
Carbon emissions:
99 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
16:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Traverse City (TVC) to Toronto (YYZ) flight schedules

Flights departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
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  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vaughan is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vaughan is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Vaughan is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Canada.

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Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Traverse City to Vaughan is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Traverse City to Vaughan is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7h 46m.

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The distance between Traverse City and Vaughan is 498 km. The road distance is 705.3 km.

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It takes approximately 16h 29m to get from Traverse City to Vaughan, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Traverse City to Vaughan is to Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails and bus which takes 16h 39m and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $320 - $410 and takes 8h 13m.

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There is no direct flight from Traverse City Airport to Toronto Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Traverse City to Vaughan is 705 km. It takes approximately 7h 46m to drive from Traverse City to Vaughan.

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

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There are 656+ hotels available in Vaughan. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Traverse City to Traverse City Airport is to line 14 bus which takes 17 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Traverse City to Vaughan.
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  • Distance: 497.9 km
  • Duration: 16h 29m

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

You can take a bus from Traverse City to Vaughan via Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Sault Ste Marie, Sudbury, Yorkdale, Yorkdale Station - Northbound Platform, Sheppard West Station - Subway Platform, and Sheppard West Station in around 16h 39m. Alternatively, United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Traverse City to Vaughan hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Traverse City to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Traverse City to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare, Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Traverse City to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Traverse City to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Traverse City to Toronto via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $600
Flights from Traverse City to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $600
Flights from Pellston to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Traverse City to Toronto via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Traverse City to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Traverse City to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $350
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$250 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Kalamazoo to Port Huron Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $110
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$110 - $150
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Train from Sarnia to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $60
Business
$100 - $130
Economy
$70 - $80
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Pellston, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$50 - $75
Adult
$60 - $85
Bus from Sudbury to Yorkdale
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Book at
Ontario Northland
Senior
$60 - $90
Adult
$70 - $110
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Pellston, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Robert Q Airbus
Phone
(519) 679-2707
Email
courier@robertq.com
Website
robertq.com
Shuttle from Windsor, ON - Holiday Inn Ambassador Bridge to Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
reservation.robertq.com
Niagara Airbus

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