There are 9 ways to get from Milwaukee to Birmingham by plane, bus, train, car or night bus

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 Milwaukee to Birmingham  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Birmingham (BHM) MKE - BHM

$204 - $954

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il 4727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Birmingham, Al 1163

$95 - $244

7 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 17 min

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

$193 - $365

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Birmingham (BHM) MDW - BHM

$212 - $495

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Huntsville, drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Huntsville (HSV) ORD - HSV
  3. Drive from Huntsville to Birmingham

$230 - $436

Fly Milwaukee to Atlanta, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Atlanta (ATL) MKE - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL

$120 - $181

Train  •  30 h 26 min

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

$203 - $579

Train, night bus  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn
  4. Take the night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al

$127 - $319

Drive  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Birmingham 755.5 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Birmingham is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Birmingham is to bus and fly which costs $190 - $370 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Birmingham is 664 miles. The road distance is 755.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from Milwaukee to Birmingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, Wi and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee station to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 664.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Birmingham, AL, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Chicago, Il in around 23 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Huntsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Huntsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Milwaukee to Atlanta via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union 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 Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 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
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Coach USA
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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