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Glenview - Milwaukee Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

7 trains operate daily from Glenview to Milwaukee. The train trip from Glenview to Milwaukee is usually about one hour long. However, traveling on the fastest Amtrak train can get you there in as little as 51 minutes.

Distance67 mi (108 km)
Fastest train0h 51m
Lowest price$16.41
Trains per day14
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Hiawatha
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Glenview to Milwaukee

(Based on 10 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Helene

April 22, 2023- Visiting family

Amtrak Hiawatha

Pros: The ease of the train being on time. The comfort of a comfortable ride. Cons: More trains. Tips: None.

5.0

Beatrice B

December 20, 2022- Business

Amtrak Hiawatha

That it was 50 minutes

5.0

Alexander

March 31, 2022- Visiting friends

Amtrak Hiawatha

Pros: Meeting new people. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Make sure you have a ride when you get to your destination.

5.0

Norma

December 9, 2021- Business

Amtrak Hiawatha

Pros: We are seniors and the personnel on the train and at the station were extremely helpful. We usually drive but this time, we decided on the train. What a difference! We arrived relaxed and happy. It was a great ride and we will definitely take the train again. Cons: Build more tracks to many more destinations! Tips: Relax. Enjoy the ride. Rely on train personnel to answer any and all of your questions.

5.0

Julie

January 10, 2020- Business

Amtrak Hiawatha

Fast nice and friendly

What is the price of a train ticket from Glenview to Milwaukee?

In the last 30 days, the average cost of a train ticket from Glenview to Milwaukee was $28.60. This is a fantastic deal for train travel. You have the best chances of scoring the cheapest ticket to Milwaukee if you book your train tickets at least 29 days in advance. Waiting to purchase until the day of your trip could end up costing you an extra $6.00.

Average prices by travel date

$41$27$14JunJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Glenview to Milwaukee will vary between C$27 and C$34. Planning a train trip to Milwaukee within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Glenview over the next 7 days is C$27. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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The price of a train ticket from Glenview to Milwaukee remains pretty stable, regardless of when you plan to travel. Tickets on this route usually cost $31 throughout the year.

Prices as travel date approaches

$34$27$21$14$73020100

Since the average price of train trips from Glenview to Milwaukee remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Glenview to Milwaukee?

2 train services operate from Glenview to Milwaukee. Amtrak Hiawatha usually has more trains scheduled, with 6 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11h 0m$36.08
Amtrak Hiawatha61h 0m$29.36
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Glenview to Milwaukee every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $30.

  • Since 1971, the Amtrak Hiawatha Service has operated along an 86-mile track from Milwaukee to Chicago. Amtrak Hiawatha offers a fast connection between the two cities, with an average journey time of only 90 minutes. There are 6 Hiawatha trips from Glenview to Milwaukee each day, and 10 daily trips on weekends. Each train comes equipped with onboard WiFi and checked luggage options. Unfortunately, there is no cafe car onboard, so pack snacks if traveling makes you hangry.

Frequently Asked Questions

The distance between Glenview and Milwaukee is approximately 67 miles, or 108 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 51 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Milwaukee.

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Glenview to Milwaukee on Saturday. Tickets for Saturday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Monday. Monday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

The earliest train departs Glenview at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

There are 7 scheduled trains on most days. 14 of these are direct connections to Milwaukee. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Milwaukee to Glenview.

City Information

Milwaukee

Nestling on the banks of the great Lake Michigan, Milwaukee has some of the most scenic views around, making it every photographer’s perfect destination. Boasting 85 miles of scenic waterfront bike lanes, Milwaukee is the perfect spot to ride a bike and enjoy the sunset together with your friends. It is also the home of the Harley Davidson Museum, a vast waterfront gallery that offers 11 permanent exhibitions. The museum features not only bikes but also special items such as a whole engine room, making it a must-visit spot for bike enthusiasts. If you are not interested in bikes, the Basilica of St. Josaphat, which is modeled after St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican, offers many wondrous shots.

Milwaukee’s famous German bratwursts are a must-try for all visitors, and the best place to enjoy this dish is Usinger’s. Other similar establishments include Mader’s and Milwaukee Public Market. For authentic American eats, Leon's Frozen Custard Drive-In offers amazing sloppy-joe burgers.

The Milwaukee Intermodal Station is the city’s main transportation hub. Visitors can catch both buses and trains at this location. The city is served by two airports. The Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport on the southern edge of the city handles commercial flights, while the Lawrence J. Timmerman Airport in the northwest handles private flights.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Glenview?

Main departure station: 1116 Depot St

There is one train station in Glenview.

All train stations in Glenview:

  • 1116 Depot St

Where is the train station in Milwaukee?

Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave  - MKEIMS-1

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Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave  - MKEIMS-0

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Main arrival station: Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave

The Milwaukee Intermodal Station is the major transportation hub for rail and bus travel in Wisconsin. The station is Amtrak’s second busiest in the Midwest. It acts as a gateway for long-distance travel into the American West and also connects Milwaukee to the surrounding Midwest states via the Hiawatha service. Renovated in 2007, the Intermodal Station now also offers a range of intercity bus services from carriers, including Greyhound and Jefferson Lines. Local bus routes and The Hop streetcar service provide convenient local travel around Milwaukee. Located in the city’s downtown, The Intermodal Station has vast retail spaces, several museums, and pleasant waterways all on its doorstep.

Train stations in Milwaukee:

  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave

  • Airport - 5601 S 6th St

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