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Janesville - Milwaukee Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity buses per day from Janesville to Milwaukee. Traveling by bus from Janesville to Milwaukee usually takes around 2 hours and 18 minutes, but the fastest Megabus bus can make the trip in 2 hours,

Distance61 mi (99 km)
Shortest duration2h 0m
Cheapest price$21.99
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceMegabus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Janesville to Milwaukee?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Janesville to Milwaukee. Megabus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus42h 18m$23.49
  • Book Megabus from Janesville to Milwaukee from $22. There are 4 trips per day offered by Megabus from Janesville to Milwaukee and you can expect on average to pay for a Megabus ticket to Milwaukee. In Janesville, Megabus departs to Milwaukee from Downtown Transit Center and one other station. In Milwaukee, Megabus arrives at Mitchell Airport - 5300 S Howell Ave and one other station.

    An average trip on Megabus from Janesville to Milwaukee takes 2 hours and 18 minutes , while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Milwaukee in 2 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Milwaukee.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 18 minutes to cover the 61 miles from Janesville to Milwaukee. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Janesville to Milwaukee for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 12:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Janesville to Milwaukee, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Janesville to Milwaukee every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Janesville to Milwaukee without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Janesville to Milwaukee; ticket prices start at $57.00.

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 does the bus leave from in Janesville?

Main departure station: Downtown Transit Center

Janesville has two bus stations with service to Milwaukee.

All bus stations in Janesville:

  • Downtown Transit Center

  • 3120 N Pontiac Dr

Where does the bus arrive in Milwaukee?

Main arrival station: Mitchell Airport - 5300 S Howell Ave

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Milwaukee.

All bus stations in Milwaukee:

  • Mitchell Airport - 5300 S Howell Ave

  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave

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