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Trip Summary

There are 7 daily trains from Glenview to Milwaukee. Traveling by train from Glenview to Milwaukee usually takes around one hour, but the fastest Amtrak Hiawatha train can make the trip in 51 minutes.

Distance67 mi (108 km)
Fastest train0h 51m
Lowest price£16.86
Trains per day14
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Hiawatha
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Glenview, IL to Milwaukee, WI

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)




10 January 2020- Business

Amtrak Hiawatha

Fast nice and friendly

Fast nice and friendly



14 August 2019- Visiting friends

Amtrak Hiawatha

Pros: Prompt arrivals and departure, polite, capable staff, comfortable coaches. It took all the stress out of my mini-adventure, and I will repeat the experience! Cons: Can’t find anything that was awry. Tips: Try a train trip!

Pros: Prompt arrivals and departure, polite, capable staff, comfortable coaches. It took all the stress out of my mini-adventure, and I will repeat the experience! Cons: Can’t find anything that was awry. Tips: Try a train trip!

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

In the last month, £17.22 was the average price of a train ticket from Glenview, IL to Milwaukee, WI. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 18 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £0.01 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of train tickets to Milwaukee from Glenview is expected to remain pretty much the same. As a result, a one-way train trip will cost about £17 regardless of the day you pick to travel.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Glenview to Milwaukee by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around £18 whenever you decide to board the train to Milwaukee.

Prices as travel date approaches


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?

Amtrak Hiawatha is the one and only train line which connects Glenview, Illinois to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. However, there are 7 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Hiawatha71h 0m£17.23

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Glenview to Milwaukee during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Glenview to Milwaukee?

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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Glenview to Milwaukee are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Glenview at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Glenview to Milwaukee?

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


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?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Glenview.

Where is the train station in Milwaukee?

Arrival stations

Milwaukee receives travelers from Glenview at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Milwaukee:

  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave

Need a return trip from Milwaukee to Glenview?

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