Brookfield, WI Airport Information
General Mitchell International Airport (MKE)
Approximate taxi fare: $60 USD
Located approximately 20 miles outside of Brookfield, Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport supports nonstop air service throughout the U.S. and Mexico. Serving an average of 9.5 million passengers a year, General Mitchell International consists of 42 gates and a variety of dining and shopping options. The Milwaukee Amtrak station is located along the western edge of the airport grounds; passengers can ride a free shuttle bus from the airport to the Amtrak station. Hourly, daily, surface and economy parking options are available.
Airline carriers serving General Mitchell International Airport:
- Air Canada
- AirTran Airways
- American Airlines
- Southwest Airlines
- Unites Express
- US Airways Express
Brookfield, WI Ground Transportation
Waukesha Metro Transit Bus System
The Waukesha Metro Transit bus system provides fixed route bus service throughout the Waukesha area, which includes service to Brookfield. The bus system consists of 17 routes; riders can travel to Brookfield via Route 1, which provides direct service to Brookfield Square Mall. Waukesha Metro Transit’s general service hours are Monday through Friday from 5:30 AM to 9:30 PM, Saturday from 8:15 AM to 10:15 PM and Sunday from 9:15 AM to 7:15 PM; specific service hours vary by route. Regular one-way bus fare is $2 for adults and $1.35 for children ages 5 to 18. Children under 5 ride free.
The Milwaukee Amtrak station is located along the western edge of the General Mitchell International Airport grounds, at 5601 S. 6th Street. Passengers traveling through the airport can access a free shuttle service from the terminal to the Amtrak station. The station serves the Hiawatha line, which takes passengers to Chicago’s Union Station daily. The Milwaukee Amtrak station operates Monday through Saturday from 5:45 AM to 10 PM and Sunday from 7:15 AM to 10 PM.
Rental car companies represented at General Mitchell International Airport include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty.
Passengers arriving at Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport should expect to pay about $50 in taxi fare from the airport to Brookfield. While in Brookfield, travelers can access taxis from hotel stands.