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There are 5 ways to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee by train, bus, subway, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service

$31 - $62

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Bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi 4712 / ...

$19 - $38

3 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the subway from Jackson-Blue to O'Hare
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  3. Take the bus from Airport Baggage Claim #7162 to Oakland & Kenwood #257 Gre

$25 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee 96.6 miles

$9 - $14

Fly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Milwaukee (MKE) ORD - MKE

$116 - $379

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Maryland & Kenwood #4369 via Wisconsin & N6 #4345. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Chicago and University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee is 84 miles. The road distance is 96.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $30 - $65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, including transfers.

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Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $30 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $40 and takes 2 h 54 min, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $380 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Milwaukee Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.

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Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Milwaukee, Wi station.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee.
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  • Distance: 84.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, WI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
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
1 h 29 min
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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Coach USA
Milwaukee County Transit
Website
ridemcts.com
Bus from Airport Baggage Claim #7162 to Oakland & Kenwood #257
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ridemcts.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Chicago to University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Milwaukee Airport.

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There are 125+ hotels available in University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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