There are 6 ways to get from Milwaukee to Eagle River by bus, car, taxi 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

Bus, drive, taxi  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Peshtigo
  2. Drive from Peshtigo to Iron Mountain, MI
  3. Take the bus from Iron Mountain, MI to Iron River, MI
  4. Take a taxi from Iron River, MI to Eagle River

$85 - $109

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI 8539 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Watersmeet. MI 1489 St Ignace

$84 - $133

4 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI 916
  2. Take the bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
  3. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Watersmeet. MI

$97 - $134

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Eagle River 265.5 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Milwaukee to Rhinelander  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Rhinelander (RHI) MKE - RHI

$207 - $997

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Wausau/Marshfield, taxi  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) ORD - CWA
  3. Take a taxi from Wausau/Marshfield to Eagle River

$271 - $723

Questions & Answers

The distance between Milwaukee and Eagle River is 211 miles. The road distance is 265.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Eagle River without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from Milwaukee to Eagle River, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Eagle River is to bus which takes 11 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 14 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milwaukee Airport to Rhinelander Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 4 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to Eagle River is 265 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Milwaukee to Eagle River.

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Delta offers flights from Milwaukee Airport to Rhinelander Airport.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Eagle River. Prices start at $84 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 Eagle River.
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  • Distance: 210.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 41 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Eagle River, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Milwaukee to Eagle River via Green Bay, WI, Green Bay, WI - Transit, Escanaba, Escanaba, MI, and Watersmeet. MI in around 11 h 23 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Milwaukee to Eagle River 4 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Rhinelander via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Rhinelander via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wausau/Marshfield
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wausau/Marshfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Peshtigo
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Iron Mountain, MI to Iron River, MI
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Watersmeet. MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Coach USA
Other operators
Taxi from Iron River, MI to Eagle River
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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