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Fares from $148 One Way, $159 Round Trip from Detroit to Traverse City

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More About Flying To Traverse City from Detroit

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Traverse City

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeCAD
Distance206 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, China Southern Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Aeromexico
Earliest Flight Arrival4:20PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:27AM UTC

Cheap Flights from Detroit to Traverse City

Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

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.

Flights from Detroit to Traverse City - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Traverse City?

There is. Delta Air Lines offers nonstop flights from Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), which makes getting from Detroit to Traverse City a piece of cake.

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Traverse City?

If the weather is good and there are no delays, you could be flying into Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital) from Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) in just 1 hour. With such a brief flight time, think about taking just carry-on luggage.

What airlines fly from Detroit (and vicinity) to Traverse City (and vicinity) most frequently?

If you're searching for the carrier with the most flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Traverse City, MI Airport (TVC-Cherry Capital), book your ticket with Delta. This airline offers 139 flights every month along this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Traverse City?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Traverse City have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Traverse City with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Traverse City without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.