Milwaukee is served by a conveniently located international airport that offers 37 non-stop destinations, and Amtrak, which provides train service to Chicago, Minneapolis-St. Paul and many other cities.
General Mitchell International Airport is located just off I-94, south of Milwaukee and offers convenient hourly and daily parking. It provides approximately 135 daily departures to 37 non-stop destinations. Principal commercial airlines include: Air Canada, American, Delta, Frontier, One Jet, Southwest and United. For more information, please visit its website: www.mitchellairport.com.
Amtrak’s Hiawatha service is the busiest route in the Midwest, offering numerous daily passenger trains that connect Milwaukee with Amtrak’s regional hub in Chicago, where there are connections to cities around the country. Milwaukee is also served by Amtrak’s Empire Builder, which provides daily service between Chicago, Milwaukee, La Crosse, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Seattle/Portland. The city’s Amtrak station is located at the Milwaukee Intermodal Station, which is located just south of downtown Milwaukee. Website: www.amtrak.com.
Lake Express Ferry
The Lake Express High Speed Ferry links the states of Wisconsin and Michigan with terminals in Milwaukee and Muskegon, allowing travelers to avoid the long drive through Chicago. The ferry makes two round trips per day, three during the summer months. Website: www.lake-express.com.