San Francisco to Traverse City Flights
Plan Your Trip from San Francisco to Traverse City
San Francisco International Airport Information
The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
Parking at San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
Ground Transportation Information
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
Restaurant Options at the Airport
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Airports in Traverse City, Michigan
Finding cheap flights to Traverse City is a simple process with Orbitz.com. Traverse City is a small, tourism-dependent city that has only one airport, which is called the Cherry Capital Airport. Three airlines serve the airport, and there are approximately 40 flights each day. Visitors can fly direct to Chicago, New York, and other major cities to connect with international flights. The airport is located less than four miles from the city center.
Transportation Available at the Cherry Capital Airport
There are five car rental companies that serve Traverse City's airport. Check Orbitz.com for deals on car rentals, as well as low-fare airline tickets. Travelers who want to leave their cars at the airport can use either long-term or short-term parking. Short-term parking is available for $1.25 per 30 minutes, with a maximum of $10 per day. Long-term parking, which is located further from the terminals, is $2 per hour, with a maximum of $6.75 per day or $40 per week.
Weather in Traverse City
Traverse City has four distinct seasons. It is located on the shore of Lake Michigan, which moderates extreme temperatures. It is a year-round destination for tourists. Fans of winter sports will enjoy the annual snowfall, which ranges, on average, from 125 to 145 inches.
Major Attractions in Traverse City
Traverse City has miles of sandy shoreline along Lake Michigan, which is perfect for summer activities. It also boasts a large selection of wineries and several golf courses. Finding cheap flights to Traverse City through Orbitz.com will ensure travelers will have room in their budgets to experience all of this city's offerings.
Cheap flights from San Francisco to Traverse City
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Francisco to Traverse City
|Leave Tue, Jan 7||San Francisco (SFO)||Traverse City (TVC)||United Airlines||$441|
|Return Sun, Jan 12||Traverse City (TVC)||San Francisco (SFO)||United Airlines|
Best one-week trip in January from San Francisco to Traverse City
|Leave Wed, Jan 22||San Francisco (SFO)||Traverse City (TVC)||Delta Air Lines||$444|
|Return Wed, Jan 29||Traverse City (TVC)||San Francisco (SFO)||Delta Air Lines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from San Francisco to Traverse City
|Leave Tue, Feb 11||San Francisco (SFO)||Traverse City (TVC)||United Airlines||$444|
|Return Thu, Feb 27||Traverse City (TVC)||San Francisco (SFO)||United Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from San Francisco and Traverse City
|United Airlines||SFO||TVC||Tue, Jan 7 - Sun, Jan 12||$441|
|Delta Air Lines||SFO||TVC||Wed, Jan 22 - Wed, Jan 29||$444|
|American Airlines||SFO||TVC||Wed, Jan 22 - Wed, Jan 29||$444|
|US Airways||SFO||TVC||Wed, Jan 22 - Wed, Jan 29||$626|
San Francisco and Traverse City airports and terminals
Airports in San FranciscoCA, US
San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Traverse City on Mon, Dec 9, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/United Airlines||AA1494/UA3640||SFO||5:55 AM||TVC||3:12 PM||738/CR7||6hr 17min|
|American Airlines/US Airways||AA1494/US7524||SFO||5:55 AM||TVC||3:12 PM||738/CR7||6hr 17min|
|US Airways/United Airlines||US6681/UA3640||SFO||6:00 AM||TVC||3:12 PM||320/CR7||6hr 12min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US6681/US7524||SFO||6:00 AM||TVC||3:12 PM||320/CR7||6hr 12min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL854/DL3297||SFO||7:00 AM||TVC||4:59 PM||738/CRJ||6hr 59min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA1585/AA3086||SFO||11:10 AM||TVC||9:50 PM||738/ER4||7hr 40min|
|US Airways/American Airlines||US6528/AA3086||SFO||11:14 AM||TVC||9:50 PM||753/ER4||7hr 36min|
|American Airlines/United Airlines||AA1585/UA5870||SFO||11:10 AM||TVC||9:57 PM||738/ERJ||7hr 47min|
|American Airlines/US Airways||AA1585/US7527||SFO||11:10 AM||TVC||9:57 PM||738/ERJ||7hr 47min|
|US Airways/United Airlines||US6528/UA5870||SFO||11:14 AM||TVC||9:57 PM||753/ERJ||7hr 43min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US6528/US7527||SFO||11:14 AM||TVC||9:57 PM||753/ERJ||7hr 43min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL2254/DL4560||SFO||1:14 PM||TVC||10:40 PM||739/CRJ||6hr 26min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL395/DL4560||SFO||11:27 AM||TVC||10:40 PM||739/CRJ||8hr 13min|
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