There are 4 ways to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Great Lakes Up-N

$35 - $68

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Bus, line 290 bus, line 213 bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il
  2. Take the line 290 bus from Cumberland CTA Station to Howard CTA Station 290
  3. Take the line 213 bus from Howard CTA Station to Highland Park Metra Station 213

$20 - $39

2 alternative options

Bus, line 423 bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare / ...
  2. Take the line 423 bus from Harlem CTA Station to Elm / Winnetka Metra Station 423

$30 - $45

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes 56.1 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee station to Naval Station Great Lakes. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee Intermodal Station and arriving at Great Lakes via Chicago OTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Naval Station Great Lakes is 51 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes, including transfers.

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Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Milwaukee Intermodal Station.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $35 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus and line 423 bus, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes train services, operated by Metra, arrive at Great Lakes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes is 56 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Naval Station Great Lakes. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes.
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  • Distance: 50.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Naval Station Great Lakes, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes via Chicago Union Station, Chicago OTC, and Great Lakes in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Naval Station Great Lakes via Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, O'Hare, Harlem-O'Hare, Harlem CTA Station, Elm / Winnetka Metra Station, Winnetka, and Great Lakes in around 5 h 14 min.

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 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
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Great Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Harlem CTA Station to Elm / Winnetka Metra Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Cumberland CTA Station to Howard CTA Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Howard CTA Station to Highland Park Metra Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
pacebus.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.

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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 Cumberland Ave(E), Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35

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