On-demand door-to-door service, scheduled rides, or fixed route buses (Route 14.)

BATA gives you transportation options to and from Traverse City's Cherry Capital Airport!


Headed to your hotel, downtown, or anywhere within the Traverse City area? Try the BATA bus...with on-demand transportation in Traverse City!


BATA's Link on Demand Service can bring you between Traverse City and the airport in a cost-effective way! For quick and affordable transportation in Traverse City, MI, Link on Demand is your answer! Download the TransLoc App to get started.  


Need a ride to the airport from other areas in Grand Traverse or Leelanau County? Schedule a ride in advance with the Village Link at 231-941-2324.


You can schedule your ride to and from the Traverse City airport with the TransLōc mobile app---it works similarly to other ride-sharing services, with prices from *$3.00 to $6.00 per person each way. 

Take BATA bus to your Traverse City hotel and downtown from TVC
[Take the bus to your hotel and downtown]


Link on-demand. TransLōc transportation Traverse City
[$6 each-way, or *$3.00 for those eligible for reduced fare. Estimated pick-up in 15-30 minutes. Request rides with the Translōc mobile app]


Download the TransLōc App here   

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday–Friday: 6 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday: 6 a.m.–11:30 p.m.


TransLōc - how to request a ride in Traverse City
[1) Download Translōc app. 2) View OnDemand Services. 3) Set dropoff address. 4) Request ride!]


Would you like to talk to a live operator to request a ride? Call 231.941.2324


More details about Link On-Demand here.


BATA's Village Loop Route 14 - Acme/Williamsburg also provides direct transportation between the TVC airport, hotels, and downtown Traverse City. Check the schedule for departure times.


Updated: 08.31.22