Air Travel

General Mitchell International Airport (MKE). 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, Wisconsin. 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; 800/235–9292.

Continental. 800/525–0280.

Delta. 800/221–1212.

Northwest. 800/225–2525.

US Airways. 800/428–4322.

United. 800/241–6522.

From the U.K.

American. 0345/789–789.

British Airways. 0345/222–111.

Delta. 0800/414–767.

United. 0800/888–555.

Virgin Atlantic. 01293/747–747.

Transfers Between the Airport & Town

By Bus

Milwaukee County Transit System. Milwaukee County Transit System operates buses to and from the airport; fare is $1.35, and exact change is required. 414/344–6711.

By Car

To reach downtown Milwaukee from the airport take I-94 north about 6 miles.

By Taxi

Taxis between the airport and downtown take about 20 minutes; fare runs from $20 to $22. Taxis can be ordered by phone; try

City Veteran. 414/291–8900.

Yellow Cab. 414/271–1800.

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