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

Ground Transportation Milwaukee Airport (MKE)

Milwaukee Airport puts at their passengers’ disposal a wide variety of transportation options to get safe and sound to downtown Milwaukee.

Choose the one that best suits you:


There are a couple of bus services to get to Milwaukee: GreenLine and Route 80.

To pick up the bus, passengers may go outside of the Baggage Claim - Exit 1.

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Milwaukee Airport Rail Station is directly connected to Milwaukee Intermodal Station which is connected to the Amtrak’s Hiawatha service to Chicago Union Station.

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Get within 10 minutes to downtown Milwaukee.

Many taxi companies serves Milwaukee Airport.

Taxi ranks are located outside the Baggage Claim Area number 3, behind the Car Rentals Area.

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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”.


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.


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!