Arrival in Milwaukee

We look forward to welcoming you to campus and to the Marquette Community!

Be sure to review information about Marquette’s required vaccinations against COVID-19 and report your vaccine information and/or request a waiver/extension IMMEDIATELY. Questions about vaccines should be directed to the Marquette Medical Clinic.

If you need quarantine housing, please email the Office of Residence Life, or call them at 414-288-7208.

Due to Covid-19 prevention measures, students are recommended to use one of the safe and reliable methods of transport listed below.  

Travel to Marquette on Public Transportation

From Mitchell International Airport (Milwaukee)

If you fly directly to Milwaukee, you will arrive at Mitchell International Airport, located several miles south of the Marquette University campus. Two options for reaching campus are:

  • GoRiteway is a shuttle service that leaves the airport regularly. Transportation can be arranged at the GoRiteway desk near the baggage claim area or by calling (414) 769-2444. The cost is about $16 for the trip to Marquette. You should tip the driver $1-2 per suitcase. At present, due to COVID-19, GoRiteway has suspended shared services. They are offering a private sedan (car) service for $88.50. The private sedan service is for one (1) person or two (2) people traveling to the same address.  
  • Taxis are located outside the arrival area. The trip to campus costs approximately $25-30. A customary tip for taxi service is 15%. Taxi service is not pre-paid in Milwaukee. The driver will use the meter. 

From O’Hare International Airport (Chicago)

Coach USA provides safe transportation to Milwaukee from the Chicago O’Hare Airport. The cost is $31 one way. Coach USA leaves from the Bus Shuttle Center, Door 4 and also leaves from outside Door 5E of terminal five. Tickets can be purchased at the Bus Shuttle Center or on-board the bus. Coach USA buses arrive in downtown Milwaukee at the Milwaukee Intermodal train station. You will then need to take a regular taxi service to the Marquette campus at a cost of about $8. A customary tip for taxi service is 15%.

By Intercity Train or Bus

The AMTRAK train, Greyhound Bus, Badger Bus, Coach USA and Mega Bus arrive in downtown Milwaukee several blocks from the Marquette campus. There is regular taxi service from these stations to the Marquette campus at a cost of about $8. A customary taxi tip is about 15%.

By Car

You will find the Marquette campus near the intersection of interstate expressways
I-94, I-794, and I-43. The campus is located along Wisconsin Avenue between 10th and 19th Streets. Parking is regulated and limited, especially overnight. You may park for a few hours in the Marquette parking structure on 16th Street for a small fee. See our campus map for further directions or visit our parking website.