There are 3 ways to get from Madison to Wisconsin Dells by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Portage, WI - Amtrak 112
  2. Take the train from Portage Amtrak to Wisconsin Dells Amtrak Empire Builder

$34 - $52

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Madison to Wisconsin Dells 57 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take an Uber from Madison to Wisconsin Dells 57 miles

$85 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Madison to Wisconsin Dells is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madison to Wisconsin Dells is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $5 - $9.

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The distance between Madison and Wisconsin Dells is 68 km. The road distance is 91 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Madison to Wisconsin Dells, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Madison, WI, USA and Wisconsin Dells, WI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Madison to Wisconsin Dells. However, you can take the bus to Portage, WI - Amtrak, take the walk to Portage Amtrak, then take the train to Wisconsin Dells Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Wisconsin Dells.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portage Amtrak to Wisconsin Dells Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Portage, WI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Other operators
Uber Madison
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Madison to Wisconsin Dells
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$85 - $110
uberXL
$150 - $190

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