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Distance between Traverse City, MI (TVC) and Watertown, SD (ATY)

Flight distance from Traverse City to Watertown (Cherry Capital Airport – Watertown Regional Airport) is 568 miles / 915 kilometers / 494 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Traverse City (TVC) to Watertown (ATY) is 845 miles / 1360 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) and Watertown Regional Airport (ATY).

How far is Watertown from Traverse City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 568.313 miles
  • 914.611 kilometers
  • 493.850 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
  • 566.733 miles
  • 912.069 kilometers
  • 492.478 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 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

B Watertown Regional Airport
City: Watertown, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATY
ICAO Code: KATY
Coordinates: 44°54′50″N, 97°9′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Traverse City and Watertown is 1 hour. Watertown is 1 hour behind Traverse City.

Time Difference

Traverse City, MI

 EST

Watertown, SD

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (239 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Traverse City (TVC) → Watertown (ATY).

Distance:
568
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
568

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