The cheapest times to fly from ZRH to TVC are

  • January 8th to June 24th (except the weeks of March 12th, April 2nd, and April 9th)
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of 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 ZRH to TVC is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1618 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $584 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Traverse City

Flying from Zurich (ZRH) to Traverse City, MI (TVC) will usually cost between $593 to $1141 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $610. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1384. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $774 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $713 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZRH to TVC flight.

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

ZRH to TVC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZRH to TVC flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Zürich. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TVC, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ZRH. 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 $130 (11%) 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 $700. Return trip prices are from the TVC to ZRH 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 ZRH 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 8 hour 34 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 ZRH 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 0.49% less expensive than TVC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZRH to GRR flights


Flight Hacking ZRH 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 ZRH to TVC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toronto (ZRH > YYZ > TVC)

  • Price for both tickets: $692
  • Average savings: $21 (2.88%)

See ZRH to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ZRH 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 Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cherry Capital Airport to Zurich Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4217 miles or 6787 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZRH to TVC flight is about 8 hour 34 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ZRH to TVC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ZRH
Origination airport name Zurich Airport
City Zurich
Country Switzerland
Latitude 47.5
Longitude 8.6

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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