The cheapest times to fly from ATL to TVC are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 9th to April 29th
  • May 14th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 6th to September 30th (except the week of August 27th)

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 ATL to TVC is early November. Prices can be as high as $761 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $276 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Traverse City

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Traverse City, MI (TVC) will usually cost between $277 to $466 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $300. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $496. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $196 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $318 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to TVC flight.

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

ATL to TVC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to TVC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TVC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ATL. 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 $81 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $297. Return trip prices are from the TVC to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL 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 22 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 ATL to TVC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Capital Region International Airport (LAN) in Lansing, MI

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 19.69% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to LAN flights

Destination alternative #2: MBS International Airport (MBS) in Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 13.70% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to MBS flights

Destination alternative #3: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 12.76% less expensive than TVC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to GRR flights

Destination alternative #4: Appleton International Airport (ATW) in Appleton, WI

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 7.40% less expensive than TVC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to ATW flights

Destination alternative #5: Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB) in Green Bay, WI

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from TVC
  • Usually 6.77% less expensive than TVC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ATL to GRB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL 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 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 770 miles or 1239 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to TVC flight is about 2 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Traverse City, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from ATL to TVC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATL to TVC tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 19% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 19% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave TVC heading for ATL about 1 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Traverse City, MI is about 1 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 6 minutes late
  • Endeavor: 3 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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