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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Whitewater to Milwaukee. Traveling by bus from Whitewater to Milwaukee usually takes around one hour and 40 minutes, but the fastest Wisconsin Coach Lines bus can make the trip in just one hour and 30 minutes.
|Distance||44 mi (71 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 30m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Wisconsin Coach Lines|
What bus companies travel from Whitewater to Milwaukee?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Whitewater to Milwaukee. Wisconsin Coach Lines is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Wisconsin Coach Lines||2||1h 40m||$15.99|
Wisconsin Coach Lines
Wisconsin Coach Lines is (surprise!) a regional coach company serving cities in the southeast of Wisconsin, like Brookfield and West Allis. You can also grab a Wisconsin Coach Lines bus to the Mitchell Airport on the outskirts of Milwaukee and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport in Illinois. Onboard, passengers get extra legroom compared to other service providers, plus amenities ranging from restrooms to air conditioning, complimentary WiFi, and USB power outlets to keep your phone charged up.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Whitewater to Milwaukee during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus 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, bus 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
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 bus ride from Whitewater to Milwaukee?
The bus takes an average of one hour and 40 minutes to cover the 44 miles from Whitewater to Milwaukee. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 30 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. 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.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Whitewater to Milwaukee at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Whitewater?
The first bus leaves at 1:00pm and the last bus leaves at 1:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Whitewater to Milwaukee, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
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 does the bus leave from in Whitewater?
Main departure station: 312 W Whitewater St
Most buses depart from the main station in Whitewater.
All bus stations in Whitewater:
312 W Whitewater St
Where does the bus arrive in Milwaukee?
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Main arrival 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 bus stations in Milwaukee:
Intermodal Station - 433 W ST Paul Ave
Mitchell Airport - 5300 S Howell Ave
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