Plan Your Trip from Detroit to Milwaukee
Detroit Metro Airport
The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.
Parking and Transportation
The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.
Dining at the Airport
There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.
Milwaukee Airport Information
Looking for bargain tickets for flights to Milwaukee? Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to suit your schedule and budget. You will land at General Mitchell International Airport, located at 5300 South Howell Avenue. It is about eight miles from the airport to downtown Milwaukee. General Mitchell services eight popular airlines: Air Canada, AirTran, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United and US Airways. While at the airport, try visiting the Gallery of Flight, a nonprofit aviation museum.
Transportation from Milwaukee's General Mitchell Airport
There are several ways to get from the airport to downtown Milwaukee. The airport houses a variety of car rental services. Taking the airport shuttle to the city center takes about 15 minutes and costs $52 for a group of four. Public transit options are also available: take either the Green Line or Route 80 to reach downtown. Orbitz.com offers flights to Milwaukee at low prices, so you'll have more for transportation once you get to the city.
Weather in Milwaukee
Milwaukee typically has warm summers and cool winters. Temperatures reach into the high 70s in July and August and usually dip into the 20s in the winter. Summers are humid with regular precipitation, and winters receive lake effect snow from Lake Michigan.
Milwaukee's Major Attractions
Milwaukee features attractions to serve a variety of interests. Adults will enjoy visiting Harley-Davidson's headquarters and the MillerCoors brewery, while kids will love Discovery World and the Betty Brinn Children's Museum. Visit during early July for Summerfest, or take in the city's art museums and historic basilicas. Since many attractions are indoors, Milwaukee is great to visit any time of year. Whatever you will be exploring in the city, Orbitz.com can help you find your bargain tickets for flights to Milwaukee.
Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown by Marriott648 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Milwaukee, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Riverside Theater and BMO Harris Bradley Center. Milwaukee Art Museum and Discovery World ...
Hyatt Place Milwaukee Airport200 W Grange Avenue, Milwaukee 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Mitchell Gallery of Flight and within 6 mi (10 km) of Alchemist Theater and Basilica of Saint Josaphat. ...
Ramada Milwaukee Downtown633 W Michigan Street, Milwaukee 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in Downtown Milwaukee, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Wisconsin Center, The Shops of Grand Avenue, and Harley-Davidson Museum. Marquette University ...
Radisson Hotel Milwaukee North Shore7065 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee 3.5 out of 5.0
Situated in the business district, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Schlitz Audubon Nature Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sprecher Brewery and David F. ...
Ambassador Hotel - Milwaukee2308 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee 4.0 out of 5.0
This restored 1920s Art Deco hotel, located in downtown Milwaukee, is 4 blocks from Marquette University, and near many conveniences, such as train and metro ...
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