Bus Chicago to Milwaukee and return

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Want to travel from Chicago to Milwaukee or from Milwaukee to Chicago? You can choose between the following companies: Greyhound US, megabus US, OurBus or Busbud. They will get you there at an unbeatable price. You can travel for just $1.00 or reach your destination within 1h 46m. Travel smart!

Chicago to Milwaukee Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$1.00
Fastest Bus1h 45m
Distance81.3 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus US, Greyhound US, OurBus
  Bus Chicago - Milwaukee    81 mi
Ø Bus connections8 x
Savings-95%

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Milwaukee

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      11:59 PM
      1:45 AM
    17 Dec
    +1
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      11:59 PM
      1:45 AM
    6 Dec
    +1
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      9:45 PM
      11:30 PM
    11 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      7:00 AM
      9:00 AM
    23 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      11:59 PM
      1:45 AM
    30 Dec
    +1
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $5.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      11:59 PM
      1:45 AM
    10 Dec
    +1
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $5.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      9:55 PM
      11:40 PM
    2 Mar
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      5:00 PM
      6:55 PM
    31 Dec
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      5:00 PM
      6:55 PM
    10 Dec
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      5:00 PM
      6:55 PM
    5 Feb
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      7:15 PM
      9:10 PM
    9 Apr
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      7:15 PM
      9:10 PM
    14 Dec
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      10:00 AM
      11:45 AM
    27 Nov
    OurBusOurBus
    from $10.00
  • Chicago
    Milwaukee
      10:00 AM
      11:45 AM
    26 Nov
    OurBusOurBus
    from $20.00


  Bus Milwaukee - Chicago    81 mi
Ø Bus connections8 x
Savings-95%

The cheapest bus routes from Milwaukee to Chicago

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      12:45 AM
      2:25 AM
    30 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      6:30 AM
      9:00 AM
    18 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      12:45 AM
      2:25 AM
    23 Nov
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      12:45 AM
      2:25 AM
    6 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      12:45 AM
      2:25 AM
    7 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      3:30 PM
      6:20 PM
    13 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      12:45 AM
      2:25 AM
    14 Dec
    megabus USmegabus US
    from $1.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      3:50 AM
      5:35 AM
    21 Nov
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      8:00 PM
      10:00 PM
    8 Jan
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      5:00 PM
      6:55 PM
    11 Dec
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      5:00 PM
      6:55 PM
    30 Dec
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      5:00 PM
      6:55 PM
    13 Jan
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      5:30 PM
      7:15 PM
    27 Nov
    OurBusOurBus
    from $20.00
  • Milwaukee
    Chicago
      5:30 PM
      7:15 PM
    1 Dec
    OurBusOurBus
    from $20.00


Current ticket prices

You'd like to go away for a week but you're a bit tight on cash right now? Then the bus is the perfect option! Be aware though that it can be a bit tricky to find the best one. Basically, there's two things to consider. Number one is to compare prices. For the trip Chicago - Milwaukee, fares currently start from $1.00. Number two is to compare travel times. To avoid having to spend too much time on the road, opt for the fastest bus. It will get you to your destination in .

Bus stops in Chicago and Milwaukee

  Stations
W. St Paul's Ave 433, 53203 Milwaukee (USA)
N James Lovell St 635, 53233 Milwaukee (USA)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also environmentally friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, operators have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power outlets, USB plugs, to free wireless internet. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can instantly see, which company offers which comfort features. For instance, power outlets can be found on board the buses of one operator: OurBus.

A generous baggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's operators. Your trip from Milwaukee to Chicago can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Take a look at the exact location of the stations in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current offers for your Chicago – Milwaukee bus.

Chicago and Milwaukee: Useful Info

Chicago
2.70 Million
Milwaukee
0.59 Million
Taxi
$4.65
$4.30
Chicago
Milwaukee
A cab ride in Chicago is 8% more expensive than in Milwaukee.
Local buses
$2.25
$2.25
Chicago
Milwaukee
A bus fare in Chicago is 0% more expensive than in Milwaukee.
Beer
$5.00
$4.00
Chicago
Milwaukee
A large beer in Chicago is 20% more expensive than in Milwaukee.
Water
$1.90
$2.15
Chicago
Milwaukee
A bottle of water in Chicago is 12% cheaper than in Milwaukee.
Meal
$10.74
$11.30
Chicago
Milwaukee
A meal in Chicago is 5% cheaper than in Milwaukee.
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