Milwaukee Airport Guide to Milwaukee Airport - General Mitchell Airport (MKE)

Milwaukee Airport (MKE)

Use this website to quickly find the most important information about the main airport in Milwaukee, U.S., called General Mitchell International Airport: Departures, Arrivals, Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Milwaukee Airport. Plan your travel to MKE Airport with the information provided in this site.


Milwaukee airport has five asphalt and concrete runways and an helipad is on the south side of the airport property.


From April 2017 to April 2018, MKE airport handled 3,373,000 passengers although its record was in 2010 with over 9.8 million travelers. Even so, Milwaukee airport is the largest one in Wisconsin.

Terminal Information + info

Milwaukee Airport has a main terminal divided in three concourses: C, D and E.


Additionally, the airport has an International Arrivals Terminal building. All international flight arrivals (except Toronto) arrive there.


See below related information about the Concourses at Milwaukee Airport (See more info):


- Concourse C: Houses gates C9-C25. Southwest Airlines is the major carrier.


- Concourse D: It is home of gates D27 to D56.


- Concourse E: Only operates with United Airlines.


Address: 5300 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207, USA
Telephone: +1 414-747-5300

Milwaukee Airport Rail Station

Amtrak Hiawatha offers service between downtown Milwaukee’s Intermodal Station and Chicago’s Union Station. It stops at Milwaukee Airport, Sturtevant (Wisconsin) and Glenview (Illinois). See more info

Car Rental

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Transport + info

The following means of transportation are available at Milwaukee Airport Main Terminal:


- Bus: Operate by Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS). Green Line line operates between Bayshore Town Center and Milwaukee - Mitchell Airport traveling through downtown. Connects the Bayshore/Whitefish Bay area to UWM, Milwaukee’s east side, Walker’s Point, south side and Milwaukee Airport. Route 80 connects Milwaukee airport to downtown Milwaukee, the downtown MATC and the MATC-South Campus in Oak Creek. See more info


- Taxi: Get within 10 minutes to Milwaukee. Available outside of Baggage Claim 3. Follow the signs to the taxi lane behind the rental car area. See more info.


- Shuttle Service: Operators provide door-to-door airport service to hotels and all other locations in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois (including Chicago).

About Milwaukee Airport

- It is located 5 miles (8 km) south Milwaukee city centre

- More than 200 daily departures between domestic and international flights

- 5 runways

- At April MKE Airport handled more than 3,3M passengers

- 1 Terminal

- 3 concourses: C, D, E

- 48 gates in total

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