Trains from Milwaukee to Glenview
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There are 14 daily trains from Milwaukee to Glenview. Traveling by train from Milwaukee to Glenview usually takes around 3 hours and 23 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Hiawatha train can make the trip in 50 minutes.
|Distance||67 mi (108 km)|
|Fastest train||0h 50m|
|Trains per day||14|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Hiawatha|
What is the price of a train ticket from Milwaukee to Glenview?
In the last month, €26.43 was the average price of a train ticket from Milwaukee to Glenview. 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 7 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €2.07 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 Glenview from Milwaukee is expected to remain pretty much the same. As a result, a one-way train trip will cost about €27 regardless of the day you pick to travel.
Monthly average prices
Prices as travel date approaches
Since the average price of train trips from Milwaukee to Glenview 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 Milwaukee to Glenview?
2 train services operate from Milwaukee to Glenview. Amtrak Hiawatha usually has more trains scheduled, with 7 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
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 7 Amtrak trains from Milwaukee to Glenview every day, as well as 10 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €31.
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 7 Hiawatha trips from Milwaukee to Glenview each day, and 13 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
Is it safe to travel by train from Milwaukee to Glenview 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Milwaukee to Glenview?
How long is the train journey from Milwaukee to Glenview?
When are trains the most crowded?
Thursday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Milwaukee to Glenview. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Thursday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Friday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Milwaukee at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. 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 Milwaukee to Glenview?
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.
Where is the train station in Milwaukee?
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The Milwaukee Airport Rail Station is located on the western edge of the Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport. The station serves as a rail link for the airport and also as a more accessible transport link for residents living in the south of Milwaukee compared to the central Intermodal Station. Amtrak’s Hiawatha Service is the only train that operates at the station and runs northwards to downtown Milwaukee and southwards to Chicago Union Station, where passengers can change for travel across the entire Midwest region. The airport station also has a shuttle service to the airport terminal.
All train stations in Milwaukee:
Airport - 5601 S 6th St
Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave
Bus Terminal - 901 University Ave
University of Wisconsin - Gordon Center
UoW Gruenhagen Conf Ctr - 208 Osceola St
Park & Ride Lot
Appleton Transit Ctr
Lamers Bus Lines Station
Radisson Hotel & Conference Ctr
Transit Ctr - 555 Jefferson St
UoW Health Ctr - 2050 4th Ave
Shell Station - 1701 S 41st St
200 Division St
Michigan Tech University, Memorial Union
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