Milwaukee Ground Transportation

Bus

The company that provides service is Milwaukee County Transit System (Phone: 414.344.6711). To pick up the bus, passengers may go outside of the Baggage Claim - Exit 1.

 

- GreenLine: runs between Milwaukee airport and Bayshore Town Center as well as downtown Milwaukee. The service connects the Bayshore/Whitefish Bay area to UWM, Milwaukee's east side, Walker's Point, south side and General Mitchell International Airport.

 

- Route 80: links Milwaukee airport with downtown Milwaukee, downtown MATC campus and the MATC-South Campus in Oak Creek.

 

Passengers with special needs: Milwaukee County Transit Plus (Phone 414.343.1700 / 414-343-1704 (TDD) is a transportation service for passengers with special needs.

 

Rail

The Milwaukee Airport Rail Station connects to flights at MKE Airport, along with rail-only passengers utilizing Amtrak's Hiawatha service.

 

There is a free shuttle bus that connects rail passengers to the Milwaukee airport. Location: Baggage Claim Area, Gate 4, outside the rail station’s main entrance.

 

Opening hours of the rail station: Monday-Saturday from 5.45 a.m. to 22 p.m. On Sunday from 7.15 a.m. to 22 p.m. on Sunday.

 

To park a car it’s easy, there is a parking lot located in the station. Rates: $2 for each of the first two hours (or part thereof). Maximum daily: $7. Payment accepted: cash or the major credit cards.

 

Taxi

Taxis wait outside of the Baggage Claim Area number 3 and are located behind the Car Rentals Area. Passengers may cross the roadway and follow the signs.

 

Uber & Lyft

Uber and Lyft sharing services are allowed at Milwaukee airport. To pick up one vehicle, go to Baggage Claim 2 and follow the signs that mark “Exit to Ticketing”.

 

Shuttle

There are different hotels that provide service to go and come back from the airport to their hotels. Chicago, the northern part of Illinois and the southeastern part of Wisconsin are included.

 

The company that runs the service is GO Riteway Transportation Group.

 

At the airport there are free shuttle buses that run between the train station and the baggage claim area as well as some parking areas that are connected with terminals.

 

Amtrak

It connects downtown Milwaukee’s Intermodal Station with Chicago’s Union Station and Milwaukee airport and Sturtevant (Wisconsin) and Glenview (Illinois) as well.

Phone: 1 800 872 7245.

 

Car Rental

Check in the car rental online page the different options that do you have to rent a car at Milwaukee airport and choose the one that suits better for your trip!