# 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
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
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.

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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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