Traverse City, MI Private Jet Charters

Private Jet to Traverse City

Flying to Traverse City via private jet offers an exclusive and convenient gateway to Michigan’s premier wine and cherry region. Cherry Capital Airport provides swift access to the city’s scenic landscapes and vibrant culinary scene. Traverse City is renowned for its wineries, picturesque bays, and culinary festivals. Golf enthusiasts can enjoy the challenging courses at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa. Dining at Trattoria Stella offers a taste of local cuisine. For luxury accommodations, the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa provides comfort and elegance. Must-visit attractions include Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and the historic Mission Point Lighthouse. Private jet travel to Traverse City enhances your journey, blending exclusivity with the natural beauty of Northern Michigan.

Traverse City, MI Airports & Charter Routes

Welcome to Traverse City, a jewel nestled within the vibrant landscapes of Michigan. Whether you’re a wine connoisseur ready to explore the city’s renowned vineyards, an outdoor enthusiast prepared to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Sleeping Bear Dunes, or a foodie eager to delight in the cherry capital of the world, JetLevel Aviation is here to offer a private jet charter experience customized to your unique needs.

Soar over Traverse City and the surrounding areas, indulging in views that only private jet travelers can appreciate. At JetLevel Aviation, every flight is a fusion of luxury, comfort, and timeliness, aboard our superior private jets, with your safety and convenience our utmost priority.

At JetLevel Aviation, we believe in making the entire journey unforgettable, not just the destination. Thus, we provide insider tips to ensure you enjoy your Traverse City visit to the fullest, from cherry picking at local farms to exploring the city’s vibrant arts scene and navigating the charming downtown area.

Your flight concludes with a landing at the Cherry Capital Airport, known for its efficient and convenient services, ushering you into the heart of this bustling lakeside city almost immediately.

While Traverse City may be your destination today, your next adventure is merely a private jet flight away. Learn more in our section on Popular Private Jet Charter Routes from Traverse City. Whether it’s the energy of Chicago, the allure of Toronto, or any place across the globe, JetLevel Aviation will fly you there in luxury and style.

For travelers considering alternative airports near the Traverse City area, we also extend our services to a selection of neighboring facilities. See our section on Alternative Airports in and Around Traverse City for more details.

Ready to embark on a journey to the jewel of Northern Michigan? Allow JetLevel Aviation to be your partner in creating lasting memories. Contact us today for a quote or to arrange your next private jet charter.

Alternative Airports in and Around Traverse City

  • Mancelona Municipal Airport (ICAO: D90) – Approximately 37 miles from Traverse City, offering amenities like car rental and fueling services.
Wexford County Airport (ICAO: CAD) – Located about 48 miles south of Traverse City, it provides services such as fueling, hangar rentals, and maintenance.
  • Antrim County Airport (ICAO: ACB) – Roughly 30 miles northeast of Traverse City, offering services like fueling, car rentals, and maintenance.
  • Charlevoix Municipal Airport (ICAO: CVX) – A great option for those traveling to Northwest Michigan, located around 50 miles north of Traverse City, offering amenities like fueling, maintenance, and car rentals.

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For more information on these and other airports, visit our Airport Directory.

Popular Private Jet Charter Routes to Traverse City

  • Chicago to Traverse City This 231-mile route is typically covered in approximately 50 minutes with a turboprop like the Pilatus PC-12.
  • Cleveland to Traverse City – A 243-mile journey that can be undertaken in about 55 minutes with a very light jet like the Vision Jet.
  • New York to Traverse City – This 624-mile trip can be covered in roughly 1.75 hours with a midsize jet like the Cessna Citation XLS.
  • Washington D.C. to Traverse City – This 524-mile route can be taken in about 1.5 hours with a super midsize jet like the Falcon 50EX.
  • Atlanta to Traverse City – A 718-mile journey, which can be covered in approximately 2 hours with a heavy jet like the Challenger 605.

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Private Jet Charter Estimates

How much does it cost to charter a flight to or from Traverse City?

The cost to charter a private jet can greatly vary, based on flight time and the type of aircraft. A private jet rental from Chicago to Traverse City will cost $2,700 or more in a Turboprop, for example. Here are some target prices for private jet charter flights to/from Traverse City that we aim to offer our clients:

To/From Location

Aircraft Type


Avg. Flight Time (hrs)

Targeted Price (One-way)







Very Light Jet




New York

Midsize Jet




Washington D.C.

Super Midszie Jet





Heavy Jet




Please be aware that the prices listed above are only approximate values; the actual cost for each trip can vary based on numerous factors and we cannot guarantee these exact amounts for every individual flight.

Private Jet Prices – Ballpark Hourly Rates

Private jet prices can vary widely based on the size of the aircraft, the distance of the flight, and other factors. Here are some ballpark hourly rates:

Aircraft Type



Ballpark Hourly Rate


Pilatus PC12



Very Light Jet

Phenom 100



Light Jet

Hawker 400XP



Midsize Jet

Lear 60



Super midsize Jet

Citation Sovereign



Heavy Jet

Gulfstream G-IV



Please be aware that the prices listed above are only approximate values; the actual cost for each trip can vary based on numerous factors, and we cannot guarantee these exact amounts for every individual flight

Aircraft Available for Traverse City Charter

Here are some of the aircraft available for charter flights to and from Traverse City, MI:

For more information on these and other charter aircraft, visit our Private Jet Charter Aircraft.

Frequently Asked Questions

Cherry Capital Airport, the main airport in Traverse City, can accommodate a range of aircraft, from small piston planes to larger jets.

  • You can book a private jet to Traverse City by contacting us directly at JetLevel Aviation. We’re here to ensure a smooth and convenient booking process.
  • Yes, we offer one-way trip options to our clients. Contact us for more information about pricing and availability.
  • Yes, we offer custom in-flight catering services based on your preferences. Let us know your requirements when booking your flight.
  • Yes, at JetLevel Aviation, we understand that pets are part of your family. We welcome pets on board our private jets. Please inform us at the time of booking if you plan to travel with your pet.

Traverse City, MI Travel Guide

Weather in Traverse City, MI

Traverse City features a humid continental climate, characterized by warm, humid summers and cold winters. The average high temperature in July is about 80°F (27°C), and the average low temperature in January is around 16°F (-9°C).


Travel Concierge Services

At JetLevel doesn’t just get you to your destination – we ensure you enjoy it to the fullest. We offer travel concierge services to enhance your stay in Traverse City, including reservations at luxury hotels and top-tier restaurants, tickets to events, and transport services.

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Must-see Attractions & Experiences in Traverse City

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore: This park features picturesque sand dunes along Lake Michigan’s eastern coastline, offering panoramic views of the lake and the surrounding areas. Ideal for hiking, camping, and wildlife spotting.
  • Traverse City State Park: This park features a quarter-mile beach on Grand Traverse Bay, a campground, and a boat launch.
  • Wineries and Vineyards: Traverse City is known for its wineries and vineyards. Explore the wine trails and savor the flavors of the region.
  • Cherry Farms: Traverse City is known as the Cherry Capital of the World. Visit local farms for cherry picking and tasting.

Top Luxury Hotels in Traverse City

        • Grand Traverse Resort and Spa: A premier golf, tennis, and spa resort nestled on 900 acres along the scenic shores of Lake Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay.

High-end Restaurants in Traverse City

  • Trattoria Stella: An Italian restaurant housed in the unique setting of The Village at Grand Traverse Commons.
  • PepeNero: A family-owned and operated Italian restaurant and wine bar.

Top Business Venues in Traverse City

    • Hagerty Center: A state-of-the-art conference facility located on the shores of the Grand Traverse Bay.
  • Park Place Hotel: Offers a range of meeting rooms and a conference center in downtown Traverse City.

Arts and Culture Sights of Traverse City

      • Dennos Museum Center: Offers a diverse collection of art exhibits, from Inuit art to contemporary works.

City Opera House: A beautifully restored Victorian opera house that hosts a range of cultural and community events.

Golf Courses in Traverse City

      • LochenHeath Golf Club: A private club offering a world-class golf course with panoramic views of the East Grand Traverse Bay.

Emergency Services and Contacts in Traverse City, MI

In case of emergencies, here are some important contacts:

  • Call 911 for immediate assistance in any emergency situation.

Enjoy your visit to traverse city, Michigan!

Testimonials and Reviews

Message from Our CEO

Ricky Gomulka - CEO and Founder of JetLevel Aviation

Hello, I’m Ricky Gomulka, CEO and Founder of JetLevel Aviation. With two decades in the private jet charter industry, I’m committed to providing the best in luxury travel. I founded JetLevel Aviation in 2019 with the vision of redefining the industry standard for safety, reliability, and customer satisfaction. Today, we’re proud to be recognized by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and work exclusively with operators certified by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO). I invite you to experience the JetLevel Aviation difference on your next journey.


Ricky Gomulka.

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