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Distance between Traverse City, MI (TVC) and Thunder Bay (YQT)

Flight distance from Traverse City to Thunder Bay (Cherry Capital Airport – Thunder Bay International Airport) is 308 miles / 495 kilometers / 267 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Traverse City (TVC) to Thunder Bay (YQT) is 618 miles / 994 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) and Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT).

How far is Thunder Bay from Traverse City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 307.602 miles
  • 495.037 kilometers
  • 267.299 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
  • 307.366 miles
  • 494.657 kilometers
  • 267.093 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 Thunder Bay International Airport
City: Thunder Bay
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YQT
ICAO Code: CYQT
Coordinates: 48°22′18″N, 89°19′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Traverse City and Thunder Bay.

Time Difference

Traverse City, MI

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Thunder Bay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (149 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Traverse City (TVC) → Thunder Bay (YQT).

Distance:
308
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
308

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