The airport is situated 8km (5 miles) south of Milwaukee.
How to get there
The airport is located off its own junction 8km (5 miles) south of Milwaukee and 112km (70 miles) north of Chicago, on exit 119 off I-94. From Chicago, take I-94 north to the airport exit.
Information about parking possibilities at the (Milwaukee) General Mitchell International Airport
Access by public transport
Go Airport Connection (tel: (800) 236 5450) provides shared shuttle van services to city centre hotels and business locations, available daily 24 hours all year round.
Badger Coaches (tel: (414) 276 7490) runs to Johnson Creek and Madison. Public buses operated by the Milwaukee County Transit System (tel: (414) 344 6711) serve Milwaukee County; bus 80 runs to Sixth Street in downtown Milwaukee (journey time - 25 minutes). Coach USA (tel: (262) 542 8861) operates a service to Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine and Kenosha Counties, along with Chicago O'Hare and Midway airports. Ground transportation information and timetables are available at the information desk. All services leave from the large traffic island outside Arrivals; buses use the south end, while shuttles and taxis use the centre and north end. A coordinator is on hand to provide assistance, the booth is located in the centre of the island.
A visitor information desk (tel: (414) 747 4808) is located in Arrivals and Travelers Aid (tel: (414) 747 5245) can be found on the upper level of the terminal.
Airtran has recently announced significant expansion of its domestic services from Milwaukee, while the airport itself has launched a new 'real-time' parking availability page on its main website - in addition to a new mobile-enhanced website (http://mobile.mitchellairport.com) aimed at hand-held device users.