There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Milwaukee by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Milwaukee (MKE) HOU - MKE

$144 - $274

Cheapest option

Fly Houston to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) IAH - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$102 - $398

6 alternative options

Fly Houston to Milwaukee  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Milwaukee (MKE) IAH - MKE

$124 - $466

Bus, train  •  27 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Longview, Tx
  2. Take the train from Longview Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak

$164 - $462

Bus Greyhound USA  •  28 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi

$138 - $342

Bus Megabus  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
  2. Take the bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI

$118 - $176

Train  •  32 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak

$208 - $577

Drive  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Milwaukee 1246.3 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Milwaukee is to bus which costs $110 - $180 and takes 28 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Milwaukee is to fly which costs $140 - $280 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Houston and Milwaukee is 1011 miles. The road distance is 1246.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Houston to Milwaukee, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Milwaukee. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Milwaukee, Wi via Dallas, Tx and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston to Milwaukee station. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak and arriving at Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Milwaukee, WI, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Milwaukee hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Milwaukee via Dallas, Tx and Chicago, Il in around 28 h 43 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Longview Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
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
Train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Coach USA
Greyhound USA
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 Houston, Tx to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
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 Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Chicago
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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