Traverse City to Detroit Flights
Traverse City and Detroit airports and terminals
Airports in Traverse City MI, US
Distance from City Center: 46.4 miles
Traverse City Airport (TVC)
Distance from City Center: 1 mile
Carriers for flights from TVC to DTT
CarriersDelta Air Lines
Cheap flights from Traverse City to Detroit
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Flights to Detroit
About the Traverse City Cherry Capital Airport
Flights from Traverse City, Michigan, originate at the Cherry Capital Airport. Its colorful name fits with the décor inside the airport, which has a design inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright. The sleek, modern style makes the airport wait a bit more comfortable. Located four miles from downtown Traverse City on South Airport Road, Cherry Capital is a small hub for eight airlines. They include American Eagle, Delta and United. More than 250 domestic flights come through the airport each week. Reserve your air ticket for one of those flights on Orbitz.com
Parking at Cherry Capital
Stow your car in the short- or long-term parking lots offered by the airport. The short-term lot charges $1.25 per half-hour, with a $10 maximum charge. The long-term lot charges $2.00 per hour, with a $6.75 maximum daily limit and a $10.00 maximum weekly limit. The cell-phone lots on the east side of the terminal are reserved for pickups only.
Finding Transportation to the Airport
You have a choice of independent shuttles, taxis or hotel shuttles to get you to the flight on time. Independent shuttles are the most expensive. Some of the rates are over $100, depending on the company. You can take a taxi for a $5.00 minimum fare and an average of $3.00 per mile. Hotel shuttles are the best deals. If you arrange them when you book the hotel, you can get a ride to the airport free of charge. Book the hotel and flight together on Orbitz.com to keep further costs down.
A Meal before the Flight
Get a bite to eat and/or a cup of coffee before an early flight at one of two restaurants located close to the Cherry Capital Airport. Opa Coney and Grill offers Greek Cuisine to fill you up. They are open for breakfast, serving the traditional American dishes with a Greek spin on them. Grab a quick bite to eat at Big Apple Bagels if you are in a hurry. For great deals on air tickets, book your flights from Traverse City on Orbitz.com.
Traveling to Detroit
Orbitz.com can get you cheap flights to Detroit easily by scanning its list of hundreds of airline flights to and from the area, as well as getting you sales on a hotel room and transportation.
Airports in the Area
Detroit is served by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Bishop International Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in the suburb of Romulus, 21 miles southwest of downtown Detroit. Currently, Delta Airlines carries the majority of the traffic. Orbitz.com works closely with the airline to get the best deals for flights.
Transportation in Detroit
Bus routes 125 and 280 run to and from the airport once per hour. You can take the bus to anywhere in metropolitan Detroit; terminals are scattered throughout the city. The airport also has a rental car service. Located next to I-94, you can use a rental car to travel to Detroit and the surrounding cities. Booking rental car service is easy with Orbitz.com.
Detroit Climate Expectations
Detroit has extreme temperature variations, from upwards of 90 degrees in the summer to below zero in the winter. If you visit during the winter, expect moderate snowfall in January, and bring warm clothing, such as hats, gloves, and earmuffs to protect yourself from frostbite.
Things to Do in Detroit
The city got its nickname of "Motown" partially from the motor industry but also from its culture of soul music. Take some time out to attend the Detroit International Jazz Festival, or visit the Detroit Theatre District to attend a live Broadway show. In addition to finding cheap flights to Detroit, Orbitz.com can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.
Interesting facts about flights from Traverse City to Detroit
- 4 direct flights are operating from Traverse City to Detroit today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 4m.
- Delta Air Lines flight 1370 (1:40 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's earliest available flight from Traverse City to Detroit.
- Delta Air Lines flight 4477 (2:05 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Traverse City to Detroit.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Traverse City to Detroit (Delta Air Lines flight 1691, Boeing 717) takes 1h 3m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Traverse City to Detroit (Delta Air Lines flight 1370, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 1h 7m.
- Flights from Blacker (MBL), Traverse City Airport (TVC) to Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Traverse City and Detroit
|Boeing 717||Delta Air Lines|
|Airbus Industrie A319||Delta Air Lines|
|Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145||Delta Air Lines|
|Canadair Regional Jet 700||Delta Air Lines|
|Canadair Regional Jet 900||Delta Air Lines|
|Canadair Regional Jet||Delta Air Lines|
|McDonnell Douglas DC-9-50 Passenger||Delta Air Lines|
|Airbus Industrie A320||Delta Air Lines|
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