There are 10 ways to get from Milwaukee to Davenport by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Davenport, IA 1205 / ...

$63 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus via Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia 4567 / ...

$46 - $93

8 alternative options

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il 4727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Davenport, IA 1205 / ...

$52 - $92

Train, bus via Galesburg Amtrak  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Galesburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Davenport, IA

$88 - $189

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Davenport 211.7 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Milwaukee to Moline  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Moline (MLI) MKE - MLI

$170 - $932

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Moline  •  5 h 16 min

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

$209 - $473

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Dubuque, drive  •  5 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 Dubuque (DBQ) ORD - DBQ
  3. Drive from Dubuque to Davenport

$177 - $393

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cedar Rapids (CID) ORD - CID
  3. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids, IA to Davenport, IA

$169 - $783

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Peoria, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Peoria (PIA) ORD - PIA
  3. Take the bus from Peoria, IL to Davenport, IA

$232 - $524

Questions & Answers

The distance between Milwaukee and Davenport is 173 miles. The road distance is 211.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Davenport without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Milwaukee to Davenport, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Davenport is to bus which takes 5 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milwaukee Airport to Moline Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to Davenport is 212 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to drive from Milwaukee to Davenport.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Milwaukee Airport to Moline Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Davenport. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Milwaukee Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Davenport.
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  • Distance: 173.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Davenport, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Milwaukee to Davenport via Chicago, Il, UIC-Halsted, Clinton-Blue, and Chicago, IL in around 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Milwaukee to Davenport hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dubuque
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Peoria
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
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 - $220
Train from Chicago Union Station to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids, IA to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Peoria, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
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.

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 Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Galesburg to Davenport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Coach USA

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