The cheapest times to fly from LGW to TVC are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 LGW to TVC is early December. Prices can be as high as $2122 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $760 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Traverse City

Flying from London (LGW) to Traverse City, MI (TVC) will usually cost between $825 to $1689 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 $841. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1837. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $996 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1013 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGW to TVC flight.

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

LGW to TVC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGW to TVC flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TVC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LGW. Saturdays 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 $123 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1023. Return trip prices are from the TVC to LGW 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 LGW to TVC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 44 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 LGW 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 2.76% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGW to GRR flights


Flight Hacking LGW to TVC

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LGW to TVC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LGW > BOS > TVC)

  • Price for both tickets: $616
  • Average savings: $398 (39.24%)

See LGW to ORD flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (LGW > ORD > TVC)

  • Price for both tickets: $670
  • Average savings: $343 (33.86%)

See LGW to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LGW > JFK > TVC)

  • Price for both tickets: $678
  • Average savings: $335 (33.07%)

See LGW to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cherry Capital Airport to London Gatwick Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3749 miles or 6033 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGW to TVC flight is about 7 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Traverse City, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LGW to TVC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGW
Origination airport name London Gatwick Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.1
Longitude -0.2

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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