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Arriving in Milwaukee

Your cheap flight to Milwaukee will arrive at the General Mitchell International Airport. The airport boasts all of the typical dining and shopping options you would expect. There is also a non-profit aviation museum located inside called the Mitchell Gallery of Flight. Wi Fi is available through Boingo, but there is a charge. When you are ready to go to your hotel, there is a shuttle service called Go Airport Connection that provides transportation to local hotels at reasonable rates.

Getting Around Milwaukee

Milwaukee flights take you to a convenient city that boasts a fairly extensive public transportation system with bus routes servicing over 85% of the county, and most routes run from 5 am to at least midnight. It is a very affordable way of getting around the city, especially since they offer weekly passes. The Trolley Loop is a free trolley-themed tour bus that hits a lot of tourist areas, but the service is seasonal so check whether it is running before you go. Milwaukee is an excellent city to explore by bicycle, and there are numerous rental companies available. Taxis are a slightly more expensive route, but are readily available.

Main Attractions in Milwaukee

Milwaukee is known as ""the Brew City,"" and has an abundance of breweries to prove it. Many offer tours. The Miller-Coors Brewing Company offers an excellent tour that even finishes with a beer tasting. There are also numerous smaller local breweries that offer tours. You will want to check out the Pabst Mansion and the Milwaukee Art Museum to soak up a little local culture. Those traveling with kids might enjoy the Milwaukee Zoo or the Betty Brinn Children's Museum. Countless parks are also available for your enjoyment. Flights to Milwaukee will take you to a great family vacation destination.

Shopping, Dining, and Nightlife in Milwaukee

Milwaukee offers a wide variety of locally made, great quality items that are reasonably priced. Grand Avenue Mall is a great place to shop for local items and souvenirs. You will find many specialty shops in and around the city ranging from the huge Renaissance Books to Harley Davidson motorcycles. There is food to suit every palate and budget in Milwaukee. Try some affordable Greek food at Apollo Cafe or the famed Cheesy Tomato Sandwich at Comet Cafe. For a more sophisticated dinner, check out Milwaukee ChopHouse or Mader's Restaurant. Some notable places to visit for a drink or two are Wolski's and Nomad. With so much to see and do, you will be glad you booked airfare to Milwaukee.

Flight stats for Milwaukee - did you know?
  • Milwaukee is 6 mi from General Mitchell Airport (Milwaukee, WI).
  • General Mitchell Airport (Milwaukee, WI)
    • Right now, 26 airlines operate out of General Mitchell Airport.
    • General Mitchell Airport offers nonstop flights to 33 cities.
    • Every week, at least 1,074 domestic flights and 28 international flights depart from General Mitchell Airport.

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