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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to TVC are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 3rd to December 16th (except the weeks of October 1st, November 19th, and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DCA to TVC is early December. Prices can be as high as $746 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $277 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Traverse City

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Traverse City, MI (TVC) will usually cost between $297 to $492 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $327. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $505. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $177 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $365 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to TVC flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DCA to TVC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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DCA to TVC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to TVC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $114 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $313. Return trip prices are from the TVC to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to TVC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from DCA to TVC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 36.30% less expensive than TVC
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to GRR flights

Destination alternative #2: Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB) in Green Bay, WI

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 26.03% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to GRB flights

Destination alternative #3: Appleton International Airport (ATW) in Appleton, WI

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 25.75% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to ATW flights

Destination alternative #4: MBS International Airport (MBS) in Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 15.07% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to MBS flights

Destination alternative #5: Capital Region International Airport (LAN) in Lansing, MI

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 24.52% less expensive than TVC
  • Nonstop flights available

See DCA to LAN flights

Destination alternative #6: Muskegon County Airport (MKG) in Muskegon, MI

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 12.88% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to MKG flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DCA to TVC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cherry Capital Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 599 miles or 964 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DCA to TVC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to TVC flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Traverse City, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from DCA to TVC.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DCA
Origination airport name Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77

Return Airport

Destination code TVC
Destination airport name Cherry Capital Airport
City Traverse City, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 44.7
Longitude -85.6

 

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