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Distance between Saginaw, MI (MBS) and Traverse City, MI (TVC)

Flight distance from Saginaw to Traverse City (Saginaw MBS International Airport – Cherry Capital Airport) is 112 miles / 180 kilometers / 97 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Saginaw (MBS) to Traverse City (TVC) is 154 miles / 248 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Saginaw to Traverse City.

Shortest flight path between Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS) and Cherry Capital Airport (TVC).

How far is Traverse City from Saginaw?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Saginaw and Traverse City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 111.997 miles
  • 180.241 kilometers
  • 97.323 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 111.905 miles
  • 180.094 kilometers
  • 97.243 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

B Cherry Capital Airport
City: Traverse City, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Saginaw and Traverse City.

Time Difference

Saginaw, MI

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Traverse City, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 41 kg (91 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Saginaw (MBS) → Traverse City (TVC).

Distance:
112
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
112

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