The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 35 m
1 h 47 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Chicago for Milwaukee, WI every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||82 miles (133 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$19 (€17)|
|Bus frequency||4 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Amtrak, Greyhound, Flixbus or Megabus|
Buses from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI cover the 82 miles (133 km) long route taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak, Greyhound, Flixbus or Megabus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $19 (€17), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€15).
You can travel by bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI with Amtrak, Greyhound and FlixBus for as low as $17 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak buses running daily, you can travel by bus across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela bus for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your bus journey to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus information with FlixBus:
Are you making plans to travel to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago? Why not take a bus with Greyhound? Omio can show you current Greyhound bus times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Chicago to Milwaukee, WI buses all in one place. On the Greyhound bus, you can expect to travel 82 miles (133 km) to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago. If you use the Omio app to search for buses to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago, you can quickly see if the Greyhound ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a bus. Once you have found your perfect one-way Greyhound bus to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago, book your cheap bus tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
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