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BCycle Rentals

Our bike-friendly city has rental stations located throughout town.

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Maps & Transportation

Bags packed and ready to visit Madison? We're thrilled to provide transportation tips that will help you get here — and navigate the isthmus once you've arrived. Scan through the transportation resources or download maps for your trip.

GETTING TO MADISON

By Plane (direct flights):

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*Routes and flight availability frequently change and some may be suspended due to COVID-19. Please visit the Dane County Regional Airport's website for the most up-to-date information.

Dane County Regional Airport (airport code MSN) is minutes from downtown Madison and offers more than 95 daily arrivals and departures. A growing list of direct, non-stop service flights makes getting to Madison easier than ever.

Another option is Wisconsin Aviation, Inc., the state's largest, full-service, fixed-base operator and provider of general aviation services, including charter flights and aircraft rentals.

A map showing major cities within driving distance of Madison, WI

By Car:

From Milwaukee: 79 miles, 1½ hours

From Dubuque: 91 miles, 1¾ hours

From Chicago: 147 miles, 2½ hours

From Green Bay: 140 miles, 2½ hours

From Minneapolis: 273 miles, 4½ hours

From Des Moines: 292 miles, 4¾ hours

From St. Louis: 359 miles, 5½ hours

 

GETTING AROUND MADISON

Car Rental 

Convenient on-site rental at the Dane County Regional Airport is available from the following companies: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National. 

By Bus:

See a list of bus/charter companies

By Car:

Taxi, limousine and rideshare services

By Bus:

Madison Metro Bus System
Long-Distance Intercity Bus Service

By Bike:

Take to two wheels and explore Madison. We're one of the Best Places on Earth for Biking, and our surrounding communities are bicycle-friendly

Want to rent a bike? Drop by Budget Bicycle Center. Or, use Madison BCycle, our bike-sharing program. 

MAPS  & NAVIGATING MADISON

Visitor Map (PDF)
City of Madison Bike Map & Guide
City of Madison Parking Garages & Lots

UPCOMING CONSTRUCTION

View current and future Dane County Construction Plans.

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