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There are 7 ways to get from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk by bus, taxi, train, 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.

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Amtrak Thruway, taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Milwaukee to Wausau, WI 8131 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Wausau, WI to Lake Tomahawk

$120 - $159

6 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway, taxi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Portage Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portage, WI – Amtrak to Wausau, WI
  3. Take a taxi from Wausau, WI to Lake Tomahawk

Bus, taxi  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee Airport to Wausau Transit 210
  2. Take a taxi from Wausau Transit to Lake Tomahawk

$122 - $157

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk 252.1 miles

$24 - $40

Fly Milwaukee to Rhinelander  •  4 h 59 min

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

$197 - $983

Fly Milwaukee to Wausau/Marshfield, taxi  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) MKE - CWA
  2. Take a taxi from Wausau/Marshfield to Lake Tomahawk

$277 - $1,072

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Wausau/Marshfield, taxi  •  5 h 22 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 Lake Tomahawk

$256 - $703

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Lake Tomahawk is 210 miles. The road distance is 252.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and taxi which takes 5 h 56 min and costs $120 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk, including transfers.

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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 Lake Tomahawk is 252 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to drive from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk.

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Delta offers flights from Milwaukee Airport to Rhinelander Airport.

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There are 106+ hotels available in Lake Tomahawk. Prices start at $75 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 $3.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk.
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  • Distance: 210.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Lake Tomahawk, WI, USA?

Delta flies from Milwaukee to Lake Tomahawk 5 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
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Wausau/Marshfield via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Wausau/Marshfield via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Wausau/Marshfield via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Wausau/Marshfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wausau/Marshfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Wausau/Marshfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wausau/Marshfield
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Portage Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus 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
Bus from Milwaukee to Wausau, WI
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Portage, WI – Amtrak to Wausau, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Wausau Transit, WI
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Wausau Transit
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee Airport to Wausau Transit
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Coach USA
Other operators
Taxi from Wausau, WI to Lake Tomahawk
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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