Travel from MKE to GJT

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$127 | 1d 10h 48min Flight$386 | 7h 34min Bus165 lb of CO2
  1. Train$225
    1d 3h 32min · 301 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$127
    1d 10h 48min · 193 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$386
    7h 34min · 680 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$149
    18h 46min · 213 lb of CO2

MKE to GJT Trains

train tickets from Milwaukee to Grand Junction

$229 · 1d 3h 32min
AmtrakAmtrak MKE train to GJT
Train Tickets
About $229
Travel Duration
1d 3h 32min
Milwaukee - MKA
Amtrak from MKA to CHIAmtrak · 1h 43minHiawatha Service
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to GJTAmtrak · 1d 1h 40minCalifornia Zephyr
Grand Junction - GJT

train tickets from Sturtevant to Grand Junction

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

MKE to GJT Buses

bus tickets from Milwaukee to Grand Junction

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

bus tickets from Milwaukee to Delta

$206 · 1d 5h 42min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $206
Travel Duration
1d 5h 42min

MKE to GJT Flights

bus tickets from MKE to GJT

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

Drive from MKE to GJT

Driving from MKE to GJT

$149 · 18h 46min

It's 1107 miles between MKE to GJT. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 46min and 19h 43min from MKE to GJT under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 39min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to GJT 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 GJT

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

When to book trip from MKE to GJT?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus, flight 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.

MKE to GJT CO - take the train or bus?

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

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

Does Amtrak go from MKE to GJT?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between MKE area and GJT, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 3 hours 32 minutes. We recommend catching the train at MKA Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Amtrak, which is about 7 miles from MKE. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

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

The total distance between MKE and GJT is 1107 miles and will take you about 18 hours 46 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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