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Traverse City Airport

Cherry Capital Airport (TVC)


The airport is situated five miles (8km) southeast of downtown Traverse City.

Getting to the city

Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) provides an airport bus service, with single fares costing $1.50. Rental cars and taxis are also available.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National.

Airport Taxis

Taxi companies servicing the airport include Up North Taxi and Odawa Country Taxi Cab.


The airport is small, but facilities do include gift shops, as well as food and beverage vendors.


Short-term parking costs $2 each half hour, up to a daily maximum of $12. Long-term parking costs $2 each hour, up to a daily maximum of $8. There is a cell phone lot for pick-ups.



Free WiFi is available in the terminal.

Traverse City Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.