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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Traverse City, MI (TVC)

Flight distance from Chicago to Traverse City (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Cherry Capital Airport) is 224 miles / 360 kilometers / 194 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Traverse City (TVC) is 336 miles / 540 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Cherry Capital Airport (TVC).

How far is Traverse City from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 223.726 miles
  • 360.052 kilometers
  • 194.412 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
  • 223.701 miles
  • 360.012 kilometers
  • 194.391 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 Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″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

The time difference between Chicago and Traverse City is 1 hour. Traverse City is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Traverse City, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Traverse City (TVC).

Distance:
224
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
224

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