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Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration1h 0m
Trips per day41
bus carriers5
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How to book cheap Madison to Milwaukee bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Madison to Milwaukee is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Madison to Milwaukee were $18.52. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $18.99 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Madison to Milwaukee?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Madison to Milwaukee by bus is at 5:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 PM on Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Badger Bus from Madison to Milwaukee has the most daily schedules

On average there are 41 bus trips per day. Badger Bus has the most options for departures from Madison to Milwaukee, with an average of 32 trips per day and 582 monthly trips. 5 bus carriers currently travel from Madison to Milwaukee. Of the 41 trips there are 41 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Madison to Milwaukee starts at $28.00.

5 carriers offer Madison to Milwaukee bus trips

Badger Bus

Book Badger Bus from Madison to Milwaukee from $20.00. There are 32 Badger Bus schedules from Madison to Milwaukee and you can expect on average to pay $21.40 for a Badger Bus ticket to Milwaukee. In Madison, Badger Bus departs to Milwaukee from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and 1 other station. In Milwaukee, Badger Bus arrives at Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Badger Bus from Madison to Milwaukee takes 1 hours and 45 minutes, while the fastest available Badger Bus trip will get you to Milwaukee in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Badger Bus offers 35 trips per day and you could expect to pay $21.34 for a weekend getaway trip to Milwaukee.

Air conditioning
Restroom
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WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 45m
Avg. Price
$21.40

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Madison to Milwaukee from $12.00. There are 1 Greyhound schedules from Madison to Milwaukee and you can expect on average to pay $16.41 for a Greyhound ticket to Milwaukee. In Madison, Greyhound departs to Milwaukee from 4 Collins Ct and no other station. In Milwaukee, Greyhound arrives at Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Madison to Milwaukee takes 1 hours and 26 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Milwaukee in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $18.32 for a weekend getaway trip to Milwaukee.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 26m
Avg. Price
$16.41

Megabus

Book Megabus from Madison to Milwaukee from $1.00. There are 3 Megabus schedules from Madison to Milwaukee and you can expect on average to pay $17.51 for a Megabus ticket to Milwaukee. In Madison, Megabus departs to Milwaukee from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and no other station. In Milwaukee, Megabus arrives at Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Madison to Milwaukee takes 1 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Milwaukee in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $15.63 for a weekend getaway trip to Milwaukee.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 36m
Avg. Price
$17.51

Amtrak Thruway

Book Amtrak Thruway from Madison to Milwaukee from $20.00. There are 6 Amtrak Thruway schedules from Madison to Milwaukee and you can expect on average to pay $20.00 for a Amtrak Thruway ticket to Milwaukee. In Madison, Amtrak Thruway departs to Milwaukee from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and no other station. In Milwaukee, Amtrak Thruway arrives at Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Thruway from Madison to Milwaukee takes 1 hours and 40 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Thruway trip will get you to Milwaukee in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Thruway offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $20.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Milwaukee.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Loyalty rewards
Avg. Time
1h 40m
Avg. Price
$20.00

Jefferson Lines

Book Jefferson Lines from Madison to Milwaukee from $16.00. There are 1 Jefferson Lines schedules from Madison to Milwaukee and you can expect on average to pay $30.40 for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Milwaukee. In Madison, Jefferson Lines departs to Milwaukee from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and no other station. In Milwaukee, Jefferson Lines arrives at Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Madison to Milwaukee takes 1 hours and 26 minutes, while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Milwaukee in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $33.37 for a weekend getaway trip to Milwaukee.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 26m
Avg. Price
$30.40

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have bus departures from Madison. Most bus trips to Milwaukee will depart from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St, 2899 E Washington Ave, 4 Collins Ct.
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
  • 2899 E Washington Ave
  • 4 Collins Ct
Bus trips arrive in Milwaukee at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave, Mitchell Airport - 5300 S Howell Ave, 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, 3400 N Maryland Ave are the main bus stations in Milwaukee for trips arriving from Madison.
  • Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave
  • Mitchell Airport - 5300 S Howell Ave
  • 2200 E Kenwood Blvd
  • 3400 N Maryland Ave