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Recommended option

Fly to Milwaukee  •  3 h 21 min

  1. CLE - MKE

$136 - $756

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. 1607
  2. 4716 / ...

$42 - $127

3 alternative options

Fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. CLE - ORD

$134 - $518

Train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Hiawatha Service

$86 - $209

Drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. 437 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Milwaukee, WI, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cleveland to Milwaukee hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cleveland to Milwaukee via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 9 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Cleveland to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Cleveland to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
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 - $210
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Cleveland, OH - Stephanie Tubbs Jones Transit Center Stop #3 to Chicago
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cleveland and Milwaukee is 539 km. The road distance is 699 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Milwaukee is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Milwaukee is to fly which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $130 - $800.

No, there is no direct train from Cleveland to Milwaukee. However, there are services departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cleveland to Milwaukee. However, there are services departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Milwaukee, Wi via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Cleveland to Milwaukee, including transfers.