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

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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Fly Milwaukee to New York La Guardia  •  4h 25m

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MKE - LGA

$107 - $502

Cheapest option

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ORD - LGA

$86 - $403

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Fly Milwaukee to Newark  •  4h 29m

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Newark (EWR) MKE - EWR

$129 - $359

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MDW - LGA

$130 - $553

Fly Milwaukee to Philadelphia, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Philadelphia (PHL) MKE - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$234 - $669

Bus to Madison, fly to New York La Guardia  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee Intermodal to UW Madison Langdon St
  2. Fly from Madison (MSN) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MSN - LGA

$159 - $423

Bus D&J Bus  •  17h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago Amtrak, Il 4737
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Djb149 / ...

$107 - $137

Bus via 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal  •  20h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il 4909 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny 1604

$98 - $237

Train  •  22h 22m

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$148 - $429

Drive  •  14h 40m

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to New York 885.9 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to New York is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to New York is to fly which costs $100 - $500 and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to New York. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, Wi and arriving at New York via Clark & Lake and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee station to New York station. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee Intermodal Station and arriving at New York Penn Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 22m.

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The distance between Milwaukee and New York is 736 miles. The road distance is 885.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to New York without a car is to bus which takes 17h 26m and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Milwaukee to New York, including transfers.

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Milwaukee to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Milwaukee, Wi station.

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Milwaukee to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Milwaukee Intermodal Station.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to New York is to fly which takes 4h 25m and costs $100 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $140 and takes 17h 26m, you could also train, which costs $140 - $430 and takes 22h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to New York.
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  • Distance: 736.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Milwaukee to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to New York via Chicago Amtrak, Il, Clark & Lake, Clark & Cermak, and Chicago, IL in around 17h 26m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Madison to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Madison to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Madison to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Madison to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Milwaukee to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Amtrak Acela Express

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Milwaukee Intermodal to UW Madison Langdon St
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee Intermodal to UW Madison Langdon St
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
amtrak.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 Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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The quickest flight from Milwaukee Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Milwaukee to New York bus services, operated by D&J Bus, arrive at New York station.

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New York is 1h ahead of Milwaukee. It is currently 9:01 PM in Milwaukee and 10:01 PM in New York.

Milwaukee to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to New York is 886 miles. It takes approximately 14h 40m to drive from Milwaukee to New York.

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Air Canada, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Milwaukee Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 2071+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Milwaukee Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs $3.

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