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

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Train

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Albion

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Bus via South Bend

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to South Street Station - South Bend
  3. Take the bus from South Street Station - South Bend to Albion Amtrak Station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Kalamazoo
  3. Take the bus from Kalamazoo Transit Center to Albion Amtrak Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Albion

Fly Milwaukee to Detroit, train

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Detroit (DTW)
  2. Take the train from Dearborn to Albion

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Kalamazoo, train

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to O'Hare Term 1,2,3
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kalamazoo (AZO)
  3. Take the train from Kalamazoo to Albion

Fly Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare, train

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Albion

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Lansing, train

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to O'Hare Term 1,2,3
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN)
  3. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Battle Creek
  4. Take the train from Battle Creek to Albion

Milwaukee to Albion by train

The train journey time between Milwaukee and Albion is around 6h and covers a distance of around 270 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 21m. The fastest train normally takes 5h 53m. Services are operated by Amtrak. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
4h 39m
Layover time:
1h 21m
Total time:
6h

Train route information

Fastest train time:
5h 53m
Train distance:
270 miles
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$62
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
15:00
Last train departs at:
15:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Milwaukee to Albion train schedules

Milwaukee → Albion
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Albion is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Albion is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Albion is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Albion is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Albion is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to Albion station. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, WI and arriving at Albion Amtrak Station via Chicago and Kalamazoo Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee to Albion. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee and arriving at Albion via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 32m.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Albion is 170 miles. The road distance is 282 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Albion without a car is to train which takes 5h 32m and costs $60 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5h 32m to get from Milwaukee to Albion, including transfers.

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Milwaukee to Albion bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Milwaukee, WI station.

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Milwaukee to Albion train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Milwaukee station.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Albion is to train which takes 5h 32m and costs $60 - $90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $85 and takes 7h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Albion.
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  • Distance: 170.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 32m

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Albion, MI, USA?

You can take a train from Milwaukee to Albion via Chicago Union Station in around 5h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Albion via Chicago, Chicago, and Kalamazoo Transit Center in around 7h 47m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Milwaukee to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $310
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to Albion
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Dearborn to Albion
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Kalamazoo to Albion
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Battle Creek
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Battle Creek to Albion
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Chicago
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$20 - $28
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Kalamazoo Transit Center to Albion Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$12 - $17
Bus from Chicago, IL to South Street Station - South Bend
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$16 - $24
Bus from South Street Station - South Bend to Albion Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$21 - $30
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Chicago
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Wisconsin Coach Lines
Phone
+1 262-671-2538
Email
wisconsincoach@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to O'Hare Term 1,2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Commuter and Intercity
$5 - $6

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The quickest flight from Milwaukee Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Milwaukee to Albion bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Albion Amtrak Station.

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Albion is 1h ahead of Milwaukee. It is currently 11:13 AM in Milwaukee and 12:13 PM in Albion.

Milwaukee to Albion train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albion station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to Albion is 282 miles. It takes approximately 4h 47m to drive from Milwaukee to Albion.

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Delta offers flights from Milwaukee Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Albion. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Milwaukee Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs $3.

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