There are 5 ways to get from Milwaukee to Rockford by 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.

Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 45 min

  1. 4923
  2. 1486

$65 - $102

4 alternative options

Bus Lamers Bus Lines  •  4 h 13 min

  1. 111

Bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. 966

Train, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Hiawatha Service
  2. 1486

$81 - $135

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. 96.2 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Rockford, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Milwaukee to Rockford via Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL, and Rockford in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Burlington Trailways
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison, WI - Dutch Mill Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Dutch Mill P&R to Rockford, IL
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Rockford, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Milwaukee and Rockford is 129 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Rockford is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Rockford is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs $9 - $14.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Milwaukee to Rockford, including transfers.