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Milwaukee - Elyria Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from Milwaukee to Elyria. Traveling by train from Milwaukee to Elyria usually takes around 10 hours and 23 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 9 hours and 5 minutes.

Distance318 mi (512 km)
Fastest train9h 5m
Lowest price€51.73
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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What is the price of a train ticket from Milwaukee to Elyria?

In the last 30 days, the average cost of a train ticket from Milwaukee to Elyria was €90.13. You have the best chances of scoring the cheapest ticket to Elyria if you book your train tickets at least 23 days in advance. Waiting to purchase until the day of your trip could end up costing you an extra €19.55.

Average prices by travel date

€125€83€42MayJun

For the next 30 days, the cost of a one-way train trip from Milwaukee to Elyria will range from €79 to €121. If you're planning to travel by train to Elyria in the upcoming week, the cheapest train ticket from Milwaukee you can find in the next 7 days is €86. Be sure to book your trip in advance as train ticket prices typically increase as your travel date approaches.

Monthly average prices

€115€92€69€46€23JJASONDJFMAM
Mark your calendar for February if you want to score the cheapest train tickets from Milwaukee to Elyria. You’ll find the best deals during this time of year, when tickets cost an average of €71. If you're planning a trip from Milwaukee to Elyria during May, bear in mind that ticket prices are usually higher during this month. Expect to pay about €103 for your train ticket, unless you book well in advance and find an even better deal.

Prices as travel date approaches

€92€74€55€37€183020100

Planning ahead pays off when it comes to booking your train trip from Milwaukee to Elyria. By reserving your ticket on Wanderu at least 23 days before departure, you can save around €19.55. Don't miss out on these savings — book in advance!

Which train should you take from Milwaukee to Elyria?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Milwaukee to Elyria. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak410h 24m€100.39
  • 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 4 Amtrak trains from Milwaukee to Elyria every day, as well as 8 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €52.

Frequently Asked Questions

The distance between Milwaukee and Elyria is approximately 318 miles, or 512 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 23 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

Trains departing from Milwaukee to Elyria tend to have the most passengers on Tuesday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Tuesday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Friday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

The earliest train departs Milwaukee at 15:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. 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 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

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

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 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 departure 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.

All train stations in Milwaukee:

  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave

  • Airport - 5601 S 6th St

Where is the train station in Elyria?

Main arrival station: 410 East River Rd

Elyria has one train station.

Train stations in Elyria:

  • 410 East River Rd

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