Travel from Milwaukee to Saint Paul

Bus
$16
5h 59min
34 lb of CO2
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Train
$71
6h 39min
73 lb of CO2
Flight
$118
3h 22min
113 lb of CO2

Milwaukee to Saint Paul Flights

There are 1 airports — MKE — that make sense to fly out of from Milwaukee and 1 airports — MSP — to access Saint Paul. The best deals are usually found by flying out of MKE.

United, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines operate flights which can help you travel from Milwaukee to Saint Paul.

The cheapest way by air is via United and flies from General Mitchell Intl (MKE) to Minneapolis St Paul Intl (MSP). United flies from General Mitchell Intl (MKE) to Minneapolis St Paul Intl (MSP) and is the quickest flight to get you from Milwaukee to Saint Paul.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Saint Paul from Milwaukee, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$39
5h 9min
59 lb of CO2

Drive from Milwaukee to Saint Paul

It's 290 miles between Milwaukee to Saint Paul. On a typical day, it might take between 5h 9min and 5h 24min from Milwaukee to Saint Paul under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 5h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Saint Paul 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 $39.

What is the best way to travel from Milwaukee to Saint Paul?

The are 8 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Milwaukee to Saint Paul. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Milwaukee towards Saint Paul, as it is the cheapest to Saint Paul. It's common to find tickets for as low as $15. Greyhound operates from Milwaukee to Saint Paul, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Milwaukee to Saint Paul?

On your trip from Milwaukee to Saint Paul, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Milwaukee to Saint Paul MN - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Milwaukee to Saint Paul. 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 Saint Paul is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Milwaukee/Saint Paul buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee WI and Saint Paul 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 Milwaukee to Saint Paul? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Saint Paul 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 Saint Paul 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 Milwaukee to Saint Paul?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Milwaukee to Saint Paul is by bus. The bus costs $16 roughly and will take 5 hours 59 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Milwaukee to Saint Paul?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Milwaukee area and Saint Paul, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 6 hours 39 minutes. We recommend catching the train at MKA Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Amtrak, which is about 7 miles from Milwaukee. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from Milwaukee to Saint Paul by car?

The total distance between Milwaukee and Saint Paul is 290 miles and will take you about 5 hours 9 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $39.

Milwaukee to Saint Paul Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $16
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 15min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 34 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 289 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Milwaukee to Saint Paul
Greyhound
Bus company
1 routes
Amtrak from Milwaukee to Saint Paul
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
Alaska Airlines from Milwaukee to Saint Paul
Alaska Airlines
Airline
848 routes
Southwest Airlines from Milwaukee to Saint Paul
Southwest Airlines
Airline
283 routes
United from Milwaukee to Saint Paul
United
Airline
2002 routes