There are 6 ways to get from Wheaton to University of Wisconsin–Madison by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus via Milwaukee  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Madison 966

$53 - $100

Cheapest option

Train, bus Megabus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC Up-W
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Madison, WI University via Minneapolis

$24 - $36

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak Airport Express from Chicago O'hare
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Madison 966

$57 - $89

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC Up-W
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin 8960

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Wheaton to University of Wisconsin–Madison 131 miles

$12 - $19

Line 301 bus, fly, line 02 bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Wheaton Metra Station to Ring Rd./Stop Sign/Macy's
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Madison (MSN) ORD - MSN
  3. Take the line 02 bus from North Transfer Point to University & Princeton

$208 - $571

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wheaton to University of Wisconsin–Madison is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wheaton to University of Wisconsin–Madison is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Wheaton and University of Wisconsin–Madison is 108 miles. The road distance is 131 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Wheaton to University of Wisconsin–Madison, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wheaton station to University of Wisconsin–Madison. However, there are services departing from Wheaton Metra Station and arriving at University & Princeton via Oakbrook Mall, Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, Milwaukee and University & N Lake. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Wheaton, IL, USA and University of Wisconsin–Madison, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Wheaton to University of Wisconsin–Madison via Ring Rd./Stop Sign/Macy's, Oakbrook Mall, Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport, Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak, Milwaukee, Madison, University & N Lake, and University & Princeton in around 6 h 34 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
Coach USA
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Wheaton Metra Station to Ring Rd./Stop Sign/Macy's
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Metro Transit-City of Madison
Website
cityofmadison.com
Bus from North Transfer Point to University & Princeton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cityofmadison.com

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