Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus

Cheap bus tickets from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Cheapest

20

Average

20

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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08:15AMChicago1h50 10:05AMMilwaukee, WI
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04:15PMChicago2h05 06:20PMMilwaukee, WI
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04:15PMChicago1h50 06:05PMMilwaukee, WI
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04:15PMChicago1h35 05:50PMMilwaukee, WI
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08:15AMChicago1h35 09:50AMMilwaukee, WI
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Bus schedule from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI

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08:15AMChicago1h50 10:05AMMilwaukee, WI
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08:15AMChicago1h35 09:50AMMilwaukee, WI
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04:15PMChicago2h05 06:20PMMilwaukee, WI
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04:15PMChicago1h50 06:05PMMilwaukee, WI
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04:15PMChicago1h35 05:50PMMilwaukee, WI
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Bus times from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Fastest Journey

1 h 35 m

Average

1 h 47 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

134 km

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.

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04:15PMChicago1h35 05:50PMMilwaukee, WI
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201One-way
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08:15AMChicago1h35 09:50AMMilwaukee, WI
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201One-way
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08:15AMChicago1h50 10:05AMMilwaukee, WI
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201One-way
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04:15PMChicago1h50 06:05PMMilwaukee, WI
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201One-way
04:15PMChicago2h05 06:20PMMilwaukee, WI
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201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI

distanceDistance82 miles (133 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$19 (€17)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersAmtrak, 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).

Bus companies: Amtrak, Greyhound and FlixBus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI

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.

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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.

  • Average Price: $17

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:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 52 min
  • Average Price: $18
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

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!

    Travel Tips: Bus to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago

    Take the bus to Milwaukee, WI easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI.
    FAQs
    Bus tickets to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $17 (€15)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus to cost on average $19 (€17)  one way.
    The distance to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago by bus is approximately 82 miles (133 km).
    On average the Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus travel time is 1 h 35 min  for the 82 miles (133 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    For the best Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak, Greyhound, Flixbus or Megabus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Chicago and Milwaukee, WI to compare what amenities they may offer.
    On average, there are 4 buses a day from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest bus departing from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI leaves at 1: 15 PM. The last bus departing from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI leaves at 11: 45 PM. You can find the latest Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you book the Chicago to Milwaukee, WI bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $19 (€17). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Milwaukee, WI from Chicago. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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