# 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
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

B Thunder Bay International Airport
City: Thunder Bay
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.

EST

EST

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (155 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

Round trip?