There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Wisconsin by plane, train, bus 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

Fly Reagan Washington to Milwaukee  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Milwaukee (MKE) DCA - MKE

$116 - $556

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il 1607
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi 4716 / ...

$90 - $220

4 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Madison  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Madison (MSN) DCA - MSN

$177 - $427

Train to Baltimore, fly to Milwaukee  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Milwaukee (MKE) BWI - MKE

$169 - $513

Train  •  20 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak Hiawatha Service

$137 - $365

Drive  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Milwaukee 792.1 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Wisconsin is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Wisconsin is to fly which costs $110 - $600 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Washington and Wisconsin is 760 miles. The road distance is 792.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Washington to Wisconsin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Wisconsin. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Milwaukee, Wi via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Wisconsin station. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Wisconsin, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Washington to Milwaukee hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Milwaukee via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 20 h 9 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Milwaukee via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madison
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madison via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madison via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madison via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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