There are 5 ways to get from Milwaukee to Wichita by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly from Milwaukee  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Wichita (ICT) MKE - ICT

$190 - $825

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Bus  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
  4. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Wichita, Ks

$104 - $259

3 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Wichita (ICT) ORD - ICT

$189 - $376

Train, night bus  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Newton Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita

Drive  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Wichita 768.8 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to Wichita. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, Wi and arriving at Wichita, Ks via Chicago, Il, St Louis, Mo and Kansas City, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 23 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Wichita is 622 miles. The road distance is 768.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Wichita without a car is to train and night bus which takes 16 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Milwaukee to Wichita, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Wichita is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milwaukee Airport to Wichita Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Milwaukee to Wichita bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wichita, Ks station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to Wichita is 769 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 13 min to drive from Milwaukee to Wichita.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Milwaukee Airport to Wichita Airport.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Wichita.
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  • Distance: 621.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Wichita, KS, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Wichita hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Wichita via Chicago, Il, St Louis, Mo, and Kansas City, Mo in around 18 h 23 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wichita
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wichita
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Wichita via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
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
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Train from Chicago Union Station to Newton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Coach USA
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
Night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
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.

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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, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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Book your Milwaukee to Wichita bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and two other operators.

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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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