Travel from GJT to MKA

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$127 | 1d 10h 48min Flight$386 | 7h 34min Bus193 lb of CO2
  1. Train$225
    1d 3h 23min · 299 lb of CO2
  2. Flight$386
    7h 34min · 680 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$127
    1d 10h 48min · 193 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$149
    18h 45min · 213 lb of CO2

GJT to MKA Trains

train tickets from Grand Junction to Milwaukee

$227 · 1d 3h 23min
AmtrakAmtrak GJT train to MKA
Train Tickets
About $227
Travel Duration
1d 3h 23min
Grand Junction - GJT
Amtrak from GJT to CHIAmtrak · 1d 1h 40minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to MKEAmtrak · 1h 51minEmpire Builder
Milwaukee - MKE

train tickets from Grand Junction to Sturtevant

$225 · 1d 3h 2min
AmtrakAmtrak GJT train to SVT
Train Tickets
About $225
Travel Duration
1d 3h 2min
Grand Junction - GJT
Amtrak from GJT to CHIAmtrak · 1d 1h 40minCalifornia Zephyr
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to SVTAmtrak · 1h 22minHiawatha Service
Sturtevant - SVT

GJT to MKA Flights

bus tickets from GJT to MKE

$386 · 7h 34min
Various airlines
About $386
Travel Duration
7h 34min

GJT to MKA Buses

bus tickets from Grand Junction to Milwaukee

$127 · 1d 10h 48min
Various bus companies
About $127
Travel Duration
1d 10h 48min

Drive from GJT to MKA

Driving from GJT to MKA

$149 · 18h 45min

It's 1106 miles between GJT to MKA. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 45min and 19h 41min from GJT to MKA under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 38min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to MKA by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to MKA

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from GJT to MKA?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, flight, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

GJT to MKA WI - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from GJT to MKA. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to MKA is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the GJT/MKA buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from GJT is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between GJT CO and MKA during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from GJT to MKA? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of MKA traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to MKA is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from GJT to MKA?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from GJT to MKA is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 48 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from GJT to MKA?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between GJT area and MKA, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 3 hours 23 minutes. We recommend catching the train at GJT Grand Junction Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from GJT. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from GJT to MKA by car?

The total distance between GJT and MKA is 1106 miles and will take you about 18 hours 45 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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