Michigan Transportation

Michigan Transportation

Michigan Transportation

If you want to visit Michigan, it is important to know more about its transportation facility to have a comfort trip. Knowing transportation can help you have many alternate choices as per your schedule of travel. However, you can also see for cost effective mode of transportation for the same destination.

Michigan transport department provides you multi-facilities in all the means travel including air, rail and boat. You will find many beautiful trunkline freeways in Michigan.

Michigan State Highway Department was shaped on July 1, 1905 and now it has providing good quality services to travelers with high level of facilities. Michigan roadways and railways are considerably sophisticated. You will have comfort travel benefit while using roadways and railways for your travel.

Michigan Air Transportation

There are many airlines that provide you comfort travel to Michigan. However, you can choose buses or trains for your internal travel in Michigan. You can get cost affordable airlines to visit Michigan from any parts of the USA. There is a big competition among all airlines for providing good facilities to its travelers. You can check online about the schedule for your travel. However, it is important to book tickets in advance before you make journey to Michigan.  

Michigan Train Transportation

You get good level of train transportation in Michigan. Trains provide you faster travel and comfort facility. You can enjoy train journey while traveling to Michigan. You can also take train in Michigan for the shortest journey too as it is convenient for traveling. Amtrak is eminent train service provider in the USA and you will get good facility to use their service. There are frequent train services in Michigan. You need not to wait for a long time for the next turn. Hence, it is always better to use train for your traveling.

Michigan Lake Boat Transportation

Lake Michigan is a famous place for boating. You will have many options available for traveling the Lake. People often take boating in the Lake. It is a kind of small trip while you travel Michigan. Boating in the lake can provide you the utmost enjoyment.

Michigan Bus Transportation

Michigan has great fame for its entire transportation irrespective of the modes you take for traveling. Bus transportation is also remarkable here as you will have freeways for traveling one part to another in Michigan. You can have good facilities for your bus travel. Buses are easy to get to have shorter trip. Once you enter in Michigan state there are many numbers of traveling spots, hence, you can better take bus travel as your option because buses are affordable as well as much comfortable. One more important point to remember that if you are traveling to Michigan for the first time, you have to take bus services for your shorter travel. You can easily understand the ways and the distance of other places while traveling by bus. Bus travel is much easier than other mode of transportation.
Most importantly, Michigan is finely connected with almost all other cities of the US; hence, you can make your travel Michigan in a hassle free manner.

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

Michigan Department of Transportation Agency Overview
MDOT Formed July 1, 1905
MDOT Preceding Agency Michigan State Highway Department
MDOT Superseding Agency Incumbent
MDOT Jurisdiction The state of Michigan
MDOT Headquarters 425 West Ottawa Street
Lansing, Michigan 48909
MDOT Annual Budget $3.3 Billion
MDOT Agency Executive Kirk T. Steudle, Director

List of Airports in Michigan

City Served FAA IATA ICAO Airport Name
Commercial Service - Primary Airports
Charlevoix CVX CVX KCVX Charlevoix Municipal Airport
Detroit / Romulus DTW DTW KDTW Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport
Flint FNT FNT KFNT Bishop International Airport
Grand Rapids GRR GRR KGRR Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Hancock / Calumet CMX CMX KCMX Houghton County Memorial Airport
Kalamazoo / Battle Creek AZO AZO KAZO Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
Lansing LAN LAN KLAN Capital Region International Airport (was Lansing Capital City)
Marquette / Gwinn SAW MQT KSAW Sawyer International Airport
Muskegon MKG MKG KMKG Muskegon County Airport
Pellston PLN PLN KPLN Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County
Saginaw MBS MBS KMBS MBS International Airport
Sault Ste. Marie CIU CIU KCIU Chippewa County International Airport
Traverse City TVC TVC KTVC Cherry Capital Airport
Commercial Service - Non-Primary Airports
Alpena APN APN KAPN Alpena County Regional Airport
Escanaba ESC ESC KESC Delta County Airport
Iron Mountain / Kingsford IMT IMT KIMT Ford Airport
Manistee MBL MBL KMBL Manistee County-Blacker Airport
Reliever Airports
Canton 1D2     Canton-Plymouth Mettetal Airport
Detroit / Grosse Ile ONZ   KONZ Grosse Ile Municipal Airport
Detroit / Ypsilanti YIP YIP KYIP Willow Run Airport
Howell OZW   KOZW Livingston County Spencer J. Hardy Airport
New Hudson Y47     Oakland Southwest Airport
Plymouth 1D2     Canton-Plymouth-Mettetal Airport
Pontiac PTK PTK KPTK Oakland County International Airport
Port Huron PHN PHN KPHN St. Clair County International Airport
Romeo D98     Romeo State Airport
Troy VLL   KVLL Oakland/Troy Airport
General Aviation Airports
Adrian ADG ADG KADG Lenawee County Airport
Allegan 35D     Padgham Field
Alma AMN AMN KAMN Gratiot Community Airport
Ann Arbor ARB ARB KARB Ann Arbor Municipal Airport
Atlanta Y93     Atlanta Municipal Airport
Bad Axe BAX   KBAX Huron County Memorial Airport
Battle Creek BTL BTL KBTL W. K. Kellogg Regional Airport
Bay City 3CM     James Clements Municipal Airport
Beaver Island (St. James) SJX   KSJX Beaver Island Airport
Bellaire ACB ACB KACB Antrim County Airport
Benton Harbor BEH BEH KBEH Southwest Michigan Regional Airport
Big Rapids RQB WBR KRQB Roben-Hood Airport
Cadillac CAD CAD KCAD Wexford County Airport
Caro CFS   KCFS Tuscola Area Airport
Charlotte FPK   KFPK Fitch H. Beach Airport
Cheboygan SLH   KSLH Cheboygan County Airport
Clare 48D     Clare Municipal Airport
Coldwater OEB   KOEB Branch County Memorial Airport
Detroit DET DET KDET Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport (Detroit City)
Dowagiac C91     Dowagiac Municipal Airport
Drummond Island DRM DRE KDRM Drummond Island Airport
Evart 9C8     Evart Municipal Airport
Frankfort FKS   KFKS Frankfort Dow Memorial Field
Fremont FFX   KFFX Fremont Municipal Airport
Gaylord GLR GLR KGLR Gaylord Regional Airport (Otsego County Airport)
Gladwin GDW GDW KGDW Gladwin Zettel Memorial Airport
Grand Haven 3GM     Grand Haven Memorial Airpark
Grand Ledge 4D0     Abrams Municipal Airport
Grant 01C     Grant Airport
Grayling GOV   KGOV Grayling Army Airfield
Greenville 6D6     Greenville Municipal Airport
Harbor Springs MGN   KMGN Harbor Springs Airport (Harbor Springs Municipal)
Hart / Shelby C04     Oceana County Airport
Hastings 9D9     Hastings Airport (Hastings/Barry County)
Hillsdale JYM   KJYM Hillsdale Municipal Airport
Holland BIV   KBIV Tulip City Airport
Houghton Lake HTL HTL KHTL Roscommon County - Blodgett Memorial Airport
Ionia Y70     Ionia County Airport
Ironwood IWD IWD KIWD Gogebic-Iron County Airport
Jackson JXN JXN KJXN Jackson County Airport (Reynolds Field)
Lakeview 13C     Lakeview Airport (Griffith Field)
Lambertville DUH   KDUH Toledo Suburban Airport
Lapeer D95     Dupont-Lapeer Airport
Ludington LDM LDM KLDM Mason County Airport
Mackinac Island MCD MCD KMCD Mackinac Island Airport
Manistique ISQ ISQ KISQ Schoolcraft County Airport
Marlette 77G     Marlette Township Airport
Marshall RMY   KRMY Brooks Field
Mason TEW   KTEW Mason Jewett Field
Menominee MNM MNM KMNM Menominee-Marinette Twin County Airport
Midland IKW   KIKW Jack Barstow Municipal Airport (was FAA: 3BS)
Mio 51M     Oscoda County Airport
Monroe TTF   KTTF Custer Airport (Monroe Custer Airport)
Mount Pleasant MOP MOP KMOP Mount Pleasant Municipal Airport
Newberry ERY   KERY Luce County Airport
Niles 3TR NLE   Jerry Tyler Memorial Airport
Ontonagon OGM   KOGM Ontonagon County Airport (Schuster Field)
Oscoda OSC OSC KOSC Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport
Owosso RNP   KRNP Owosso Community Airport
Pointe Aux Pins 6Y1     Bois Blanc Airport (Bois Blanc Island Airport)
Rogers City PZQ   KPZQ Presque Isle County Airport
Saginaw HYX   KHYX Saginaw County H.W. Browne Airport
Sandusky Y83     Sandusky City Airport
South Haven LWA   KLWA South Haven Area Regional Airport
Sparta 8D4     Paul C. Miller - Sparta Airport
St. Ignace 83D     Mackinac County Airport
Sturgis IRS IRS KIRS Kirsch Municipal Airport
Three Rivers HAI HAI KHAI Three Rivers Municipal Dr. Haines Airport
West Branch Y31     West Branch Community Airport
White Cloud 42C     White Cloud Airport
Other Public-Use Airports (not listed in NPIAS)
Alpena 53M     Silver City Airpark
Avoca 07D     Tackaberry Airport
Avoca 39G     Rasor Airport (Rasor Field)
Bad Axe E53     Engler Field
Baldwin 7D3     Baldwin Municipal Airport
Baraga 2P4     Baraga Airport
Bath 41G     University Airpark
Beaver Island (Charlevoix) 6Y8     Welke Airport
Belleville 43G     Belleville Airport
Berrien Springs C20     Andrews University Airpark
Blissfield 44G     Betz Airport
Boyne City N98     Boyne City Municipal Airport
Boyne Falls BFA   KBFA Boyne Mountain Airport
Brighton 45G     Brighton Airport
Brooklyn 6G8     Shamrock Field
Carleton W87     Wickenheiser Airport
Carson City 47G     Mayes Airport
Charlotte 49G     Wend Valley Airport
Cheboygan 2M7     Hoffman's Black Mountain Aerodrome
Chesaning 50G     Howard Nixon Memorial Airport
Clinton 7N4     Honey Acres Airport
Clio 51G     Cagney Airport
Croswell 55G     Arnold Field
Crystal Falls 50D     Iron County Airport
Davison 6G0     Athelone Williams Memorial Airport
Deckerville 56G     Indian Creek Ranch Airport
Dexter 2E8     Cackleberry Airport
East Jordan Y94     East Jordan City Airport
East Tawas 6D9 ECA   Iosco County Airport
Eastport 59M     Torchport Airport (Torchport Airpark)
Eaton Rapids 60G     Skyway Estates Airport
Elk Rapids 34U     Yuba Airport
Elwell 68R     Hamp Skyport
Emmett 2E2     Sharpe's Strip
Empire Y87     Empire Airport
Erie M84     Erie Aerodrome
Flushing 3DA     Dalton Airport
Fowlerville 65G     Maple Grove Airport
Frankenmuth 66G     William "Tiny" Zehnder Field
Fruitport 39Z     Flying-A-Ranch Airport
Gaylord 4Y4     Lakes of the North Airport
Genesee 68G     Duford Field
Marais Y98     Grand Marais Airport
Gregory 35L     Carriage Lane Airport
Gregory 69G     Richmond Field
Hale H80     Field of Dreams Airport
Harrietta 4Y9     Bunch's Half Acre Airport
Harrison 80D     Clare County Airport
Harrisville 5Y0     Harrisville Airport (Harrisville City Airport)
Harsens Island Z92     Harsens Island Airport
Hessel 5Y1     Albert J. Lindberg Airport
Hillman Y95     Hillman Airport
Holland HLM HLM KHLM Park Township Airport
Houghton Lake Heights 5Y2     Houghton Lake State Airport
Howell 4Y1     Raether Airport
Howell 13M     Aeronut Park Balloonport
Indian River Y65     Calvin Campbell Municipal Airport
Interlochen Y88     Green Lake Airport (Green Lake Township Airport)
Iron River Y73     Stambaugh Airport
Ishpeming M61     Edward F. Johnson Airport
Jenison 08C     Riverview Airport
Kalamazoo 4N0     Newman's Airport
Kalkaska Y89     Kalkaska City Airport
Kent City 24M     Wilderness Airpark
Laingsburg 15W     Dennis Farms Airport
Lake City Y91     Home Acres Sky Ranch Airport
Lake Isabella D15     Lake Isabella Airpark
Lewiston 8M8     Garland Airport
Lincoln 3L7     Flying "M" Ranch Airport
Linden 9G2     Price's Airport
Lowell 24C     Lowell City Airport
Luzerne 5Y4     Lost Creek Airport
Mancelona D90     Mancelona Municipal Airport
Manchester 75G     Rossettie Airport
Marine City 76G     Marine City Airport
Mason n/a     Craft's Field
Mecosta 0C5     Canadian Lakes Airport
Mecosta 27C     Mecosta Morton Airport
Moorestown 6Y0     Moorestown Airpark
Munising 5Y7     Hanley Field
Napoleon 3NP     Napoleon Airport
Napoleon 26W     Wolf Lake Airport
Napoleon 6H4     Day Field
Northport 5D5     Woolsey Memorial Airport
Nunica 33C     Jablonski Airport
Nunica 5N7     Hat Field (Hatfield Airport)
Onaway Y96     Leo E. Goetz County Airport
Parchment 2H4     Triple "H" Airport
Paw Paw 2C5     Almena Airport
Petersburg 88G     Gradolph Field
Pinconning 52I     Gross Airport
Plainwell 61D     Plainwell Municipal Airport
Port Austin 29C     Grindstone Air Harbor
Pullman M86     Walle Field (Walle Airfield)
Ray 57D     Ray Community Airport
Reed City RCT RCT KRCT Nartron Field
Rockford 35C     Wells Airport (Michigan)
Roscommon 3RC     Roscommon Conservation Airport
Rothbury 42N     Double JJ Resort Ranch Airport
Sandusky 96G     Cowley Field
Sault Ste. Marie ANJ   KANJ Sault Ste. Marie Municipal Airport (Sanderson Field)
Schoolcraft P97     Prairie Ronde Airport
Sebewaing 98G     Sebewaing Airport (Sebewaing Township Airport)
Sidnaw 6Y9     Prickett-Grooms Field
Smiths Creek 11G     Johnson Field
St. Clair 5Y5     David's Landing
St. Helen 6Y6     St. Helen Airport
St. Johns 2S3     Archer Memorial Field
St. Johns 97G     Glowacki Airport
St. Johns 61G     Randolph's Landing Area
St. Johns 3S5     Schiffer Acres Airport
St. Johns 39T     Tripp Creek Airport
Stanwood 38C     Cain Field
Sunfield C43     Hiram Cure Airfield (Hiram Cure Airport)
Tecumseh 3TE     Meyers-Diver's Airport (formerly "Al Meyers Airport")
Tecumseh 34G     Merillat Airport (Merillat International)
Thompsonville 7Y2     Thompsonville Airport
Topinabee Y30     Pbeaaye Airport
Traverse City Y04     Sugar Loaf Resort Airport
Traverse City 4M0     Lake Ann Airway Estates Airport
Watervliet 40C     Watervliet Municipal Airport
Wayland 41C     Calkins Field
Weidman D11     Ojibwa Airpark
Westphalia 3F5     Forest Hill Airport
Williamston 89Y     Maidens Airport
Winn 53W     Woodruff Lake Airport
Yale 48G     Gavagan Field
Yale 4Y8     Para Field
Yale D20     Yale Airport
Zeeland Z98     Ottawa Executive Airport
Other Military Airports
Mount Clemens MTC MTC KMTC Selfridge ANGB
Traverse City       CGAS Traverse City
        Notable Private-Use Airports
Ada 2MI5     Somerville Airport (former public use, was FAA: 34I)
Albion 42MI     Midway Airport (former public use, was FAA: 35G)
Athens 77MI     David's Airport (David's Field) (former public use, was FAA: 9C2)
Crystal Falls 39MI     Huber Airport
De Witt MI10     Hoerner's Corners Airport
Fibre MI98     Dowd Field
Hubert 0MI6     Young's Airport
Gladstone 43MI     West Gladstone Airport (former public use, was FAA: 9C9)
Mass City 1MI1     Nikkila Farms Airport
Onsted MI51     Loar's Field (former public use, was FAA: 83G)
Rock MI00     Bonnie Field (former public use, was FAA: 6Y4)
Saline 68MI     Saline Airport (former public use, was FAA: 2C3)
Vassar 2MI8     Vassar Field (former public use, was FAA: 4P4)
Watersmeet 72MI     Northwoods Airport
Notable Former Airports
Dearborn       Ford Airport (closed 1947)
East Lansing 2D8     Davis Airport (closed 2000)
Marquette MQT   KMQT Marquette County Airport (closed 1999)
Standish Y75     Standish Industrial Airport (closed 2006 or 2007)
Kalamazoo 09C     Austin Lake Airport (closed 2000)
New Lothrop 6B3     Bean Blossom Airport (closed 2009?)