Whether you’re a visitor to Northern Michigan or a resident returning home, Pellston Regional Airport welcomes you with the warmth and ambiance of a rustic lodge. Daily commercial flights to Detroit Metro connect you to anywhere you want to go – if you can bring yourself to leave.
PUBLIC NOTICE – The Emmet County Board of Commissioners is considering amendments to Ordinance 2012-2, the Pellston Regional Airport Minimum Standards and Operating Procedures. Per the Ordinance, all proposed amendments shall be made available to the general public for review for a period of at least thirty (30) days prior to a regularly-scheduled meeting of the Emmet County Board of Commissioners upon which any comments received regarding the amendments shall be discussed. The proposed amended ordinance as well as a copy of the current ordinance are linked to below. It is expected that the Board of Commissioners will first consider these amendments pursuant to the ordinance at its meeting on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at 6 p.m.
PLN AIRPORT LOCATION map 1395 North US 31, Pellston, MI 49769
The list of aircraft charters below is provided for informational purposes only and not intended as an endorsement by Emmet County government or Pellston Regional Airport. Other aircraft charter providers serving the Pellston Regional Airport (PLN) area that are not currently listed may send their information to the Emmet County Communications Department to be added to this list.
• GREAT LAKES AIR
Great Lakes Air is the gateway to the Great Lakes, Mackinac Island and beyond. Specializing in air taxi, air tours, and charter services, Great Lakes Air has been serving Northern Michigan for over 30 years with safe, comfortable, and convenient air services. Visit the Great Lakes Air website or call (906) 643-7165 for more information.
• FRESH AIR AVIATION INC.
For over 14 years, Fresh Air Aviation has been providing safe, affordable, and reliable transportation to Northern Michigan. Fresh Air offers connecting charter flights to your desired destination, including Beaver Island and Mackinac Island. Visit the Fresh Air Aviation website or call (231) 237-9482 for more information.
• TC AIR
Based in Traverse City, TC Air offers private aircraft service to get clients to an event with comfort and ease. TC Air flights are personally tailored to each groups’ needs, whether travel is corporate or leisure, a golf getaway, winery tours, or a destination wedding. Visit the TC Air website or call (231) 620-9991 for more information.
• FLYBY AIR
Since the mid-sixties, Flyby Air has been providing personalized charter solutions that are tailored to each client’s requirements. In 2012, the Flyby Air team was honored by the National Business Aviation Association with a Commercial Business Flying Safety Award for 48 years and over 30,000 hours of safe flying in commercial aviation. Visit the Flyby Air website or call (616) 392-7831 for more information.
GROUND TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS
Two car rental companies, Avis and Budget, are located inside of the airport terminal near the baggage claim area. The list of other local transportation options below is provided for informational purposes only and not intended as an endorsement by Emmet County government or Pellston Regional Airport. Other transportation providers in the area of Pellston Regional Airport (PLN) that are not currently listed may send their information to the Emmet County Communications Department to be added to this list.
• UP NORTH RIDES
Up North Rides is a luxury, full-service transportation company offering pickup at any location and transport to any desired destination. Short rides, long rides, wineries, breweries, events, airports, and more. Visit the Up North Rides website for more information or call (231) 350-1248 to schedule a ride.
• MACKINAW SHUTTLE
Mackinaw Shuttle offers airport shuttle service, private group outings, wedding transportation, and more as well as transportation from the Pellston Regional Airport to Mackinaw City and the Mackinac Island Ferry Docks. Visit the Mackinaw Shuttle website for more information or call (231) 539-7005 to schedule a ride.
• PETOSKEY SHUTTLE & TAXI
Petoskey Shuttle & Taxi provides transportation to Pellston, Harbor Springs, Charlevoix, and Traverse City airports. Service is also available for dinner outings in the Petoskey area and transporation to Mackinaw City. Call (231) 881-8800 for more info.
• GRIFFIN TRANSIT
Griffin Transit offers service from Petoskey to Mackinaw City, and throughout northwestern Michigan, including airport service to/from Pellston Regional Airport and Traverse City’s Cherry Capital Airport. Visit the Griffin Transit website for more information or call (989) 770-2060 to schedule a ride.
PELLSTON REGIONAL AIRPORT COMMITTEE
The Pellston Regional Airport Committee meets frequently throughout the year to consider the projects covered under the many state and federal grants the airport receives and to discuss other business pertaining to the efficient operation of the airport. Links to airport committee information is listed below.