Transportation and Travel Information

Location

Wisconsin Center (WC)

400 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53203

+1 (414) 908-6000


Getting to Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Below, you’ll find a brief list of helpful transportation information and links to learn more.

By Air to Milwaukee

General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) is located five miles south of downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It offers:

By Air to Chicago

O'Hare International Airport (ORD) is located on the far Northwest Side of Chicago, IL, less than 80 miles and under an hour-and-a-half drive to Milwaukee. Train and bus service are also available.

From O’Hare, you can take a Metra train to Chicago’s Union Station for Amtrak service to Milwaukee. The Amtrak Hiawatha line provides service between Chicago's Union Station with stops in Glenview, Illinois, in Sturtevant, Wisconsin, and at the Milwaukee Airport before arriving in downtown Milwaukee. For a Hiawatha timetable, click here. Milwaukee’s Intermodal Station is just three blocks from the Wisconsin Center.

Coach USA/Wisconsin Coach Line
Provides motor coach service to/from O'Hare and Milwaukee, WI. 1-877-324-7767

Make sure you can fly! Does your state ID or driver’s license meet the Real ID requirements? Current state extensions expire in 2019 prior to EDspaces. Learn more.

By Car

Park Milwaukee, the city’s downtown parking resource, will help you get the most out of your Milwaukee experience with the least hassle.

By Bus

The Greyhound bus terminal is located in Milwaukee’s Intermodal Transportation Center, 433 W St Paul Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203, and is just three blocks from the Wisconsin Center. (800) 231-2222

By Train

Amtrak service is available to/from Milwaukee. Trains pull into the Intermodal Transportation Center, 433 W St Paul Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203, just three blocks from the Wisconsin Center

Ground Transportation to/from the WC and EDspaces Hotels

Transportation to and from Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is easy, with a wide variety of ground transportation options including:

Rideshare Service

Lyft and Uber operate to and from the airports.

Taxicab Service

Taxi service is available via the taxi pickup station located outside of Baggage Claim 3. Cross the Baggage Claim roadway and follow the signs to the taxi lane behind the rental car area.

Shuttle Service

Shuttle operators provide door-to-door airport service to hotels and all other locations in Milwaukee.

GO Riteway Transportation Group
1-800-236-5450

Bus Service

Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS): 414-344-6711
Bus stop located outside Baggage Claim Exit 1. Real-time bus arrival map located near Carousel 1.

  • GreenLine - The GreenLine service operates between Bayshore Town Center and Mitchell International Airport, traveling through downtown Milwaukee along the way. Service connects the Bayshore/Whitefish Bay area to UWM, Milwaukee's east side, Walker's Point, south side and General Mitchell International Airport. For more information on MCTS GreenLine, including Timetable and Route Map, click here.
  • Route 80 - MCTS Route 80 connects downtown Milwaukee and the downtown MATC campus to Mitchell International Airport and the MATC-South Campus in Oak Creek. For more information on MCTS Route 80, including Timetable and Route Map, click here.

Milwaukee County Transit Plus (MCTP)
Transit Plus is a transportation service for individuals with a disabling illness or condition that prevents them from using Milwaukee County Transit System buses. For more information, please call 414-343-1700 or 414-343-1704 (TDD).

Getting around Milwaukee

Getting around Milwaukee is simple. Besides taxis, Uber and Lyft, there are Bublr Bikes, The Hop and the Milwaukee Skywalk System which connects hotels, restaurants and businesses throughout the downtown area.

Enhance your Visit to Milwaukee

Check out Visit Milwaukee for more information about planning your stay.