There are 2 ways to get from Madison to Dubuque by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dubuque, IA 122

$22 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Madison to Dubuque 91.6 miles

$9 - $13

What companies run services between Madison, WI, USA and Dubuque, IA, USA?

Lamers Bus Lines operates a bus from Madison to Dubuque once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Bus operators
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dubuque, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madison and Dubuque is 121 km. The road distance is 147 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madison to Dubuque is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Madison to Dubuque is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $9 - $13.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin and arriving at Dubuque, IA. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

The bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dubuque, IA takes 2 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.