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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 901 bus  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the line 901 bus from Wisconsin Ave. & 3rd St. to Downtown Waukesha Transit Center 901

Cheapest option

Airport SuperSaver, bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Chicago Midway Airport to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport Midway-O'hare
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Waukesha, WI - Goerke's Corners Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...

$36 - $60

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha 109.7 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  2h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to Waukesha 109.7 miles

$250 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha. However, there are services departing from Chicago Midway Airport and arriving at E Main Street at N East Avenue via Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport and Goerkes Corners Public Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 11m.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Waukesha is 89 miles. The road distance is 109.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha without a car is to train and line 901 bus which takes 4h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha, including transfers.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Chicago Midway Airport station.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Waukesha, WI - Goerke's Corners station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha is 110 miles. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Waukesha. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha.
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  • Distance: 88.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 38m

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Waukesha, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Waukesha via Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport, Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, and Goerkes Corners Public Transit Station in around 5h 11m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Waukesha County Transit
Website
ci.waukesha.wi.us
Bus from Wisconsin Ave. & 3rd St. to Downtown Waukesha Transit Center
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
waukesha-wi.gov
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Waukesha, WI - Goerke's Corners
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to Waukesha
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250 - $340
Private
$250 - $340

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