General Mitchell International Airport

Last updated: Wednesday, October 4, 2023


General Mitchell International Airport is a large airport located in Milwaukee, United States. It serves Milwaukee and the surrounding areas.

It operates scheduled services and is identified by the IATA code MKE.

General Mitchell International Airport is situated in the continent of North America, specifically in the country of United States, with latitude 42.9472007751465 and longitude -87.896598815918.

It has an elevation of 220.37 meters (723 ft) and is identified by the GPS code KMKE.

Phone+1 414-747-5300
Elevation220.37 m (723 ft)
Address5300 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207, United States
WebsiteGeneral Mitchell International Airport
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Airport address

General Mitchell International Airport

5300 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207, United States

Which country is General Mitchell International Airport?

General Mitchell International Airport is situated in Milwaukee, which is in United States, a country located on the continent of North America.

How do I get from General Mitchell International Airport to city centre?

To get from General Mitchell International Airport to the city center, you have a few options:

  1. Taxi: Taxis are readily available outside the airport terminal. You can simply queue up and take a taxi to your desired destination in the city center. The journey takes around 15-20 minutes, depending on traffic.

  2. Ride-Sharing Services: Services like Uber and Lyft operate in Milwaukee. You can use their mobile apps to request a ride from the airport to the city center. Look for designated pick-up areas or follow the app's instructions for meeting your driver.

  3. Shuttle Service: Some hotels in Milwaukee offer complimentary shuttle services for their guests. If you're staying at a hotel, check if they provide airport transfers and arrange for a pick-up in advance.

  4. Public Transportation: The Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) operates bus routes connecting the airport to downtown Milwaukee. The GreenLine (Route 55) and Route 80 both serve the airport. You can find the bus stop outside the baggage claim area. Fare can be paid in cash or using the MCTS M-Card. Check the MCTS website or use a transit app for schedules and route information.

  5. Rental Car: If you prefer to drive yourself, you can rent a car from one of the rental car companies available at the airport. Follow the signs to the rental car center, pick up your vehicle, and drive to the city center using the I-94 E highway.

Choose the option that suits your preferences and budget to reach the city center from General Mitchell International Airport.

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Most common questions

Below are quick answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about General Mitchell International Airport.

  1. How many terminals does General Mitchell International Airport have? General Mitchell International Airport has one main terminal building, which is divided into Concourses C, D, and E.

  2. What airlines operate at General Mitchell International Airport? Several major airlines operate at General Mitchell International Airport, including Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier Airlines, among others.

  3. Is there public transportation available to and from General Mitchell International Airport? Yes, there are several public transportation options available. The airport is served by the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) with several bus routes connecting the airport to downtown Milwaukee and other areas. Additionally, there are taxi services, ride-sharing options, and car rental facilities available at the airport.