General Mitchell International Airport (MKE), 6 miles south of downtown via I–94, is served by several domestic and international carriers. 5300 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, WI. 414/747–5300.
Flying time is 4 hours from New York and 9 hours from London.
Air Canada. 888/247–2262.
America West. 800/433–7300 or 800/235–9292.
US Airways. 800/428–4322.
From the U.K.
British Airways. 0345/222–111.
Virgin Atlantic. 01293/747–747.
Transfers Between the Airport and Town
Milwaukee County Transit System operates buses to and from the airport; fare is $1.35, and exact change is required. 414/344–6711.
To reach downtown Milwaukee from the airport take I-94 north about 6 miles.
Taxis between the airport and downtown take about 20 minutes; fare runs from $20 to $22. Taxis can be ordered by phone; try
Yellow Cab or 414/271–1800.
City Veteran. 414/291–8900.