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Lamers Connect intercity bus routes Dubuque and Madison

Dubuque to Madison Daily Route


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This daily intercity bus route services Dubuque, Platteville, Dodgeville, Mount Horeb, Verona, and Madison.

Must specify exact travel date. Printed ticket and photo ID required to board.

Tickets can also be purchased during business hours at bus stop agencies with ticketing services or by paying the driver cash for stops without ticketing services. Please call each location for their ticketing policies.

Effective on 11-5-19, the UW Campus Stop on Langdon will MOVE to the NEW UW Campus Stop on North Lake Street. This NEW stop will be located in the 200 Block of North Lake Street between West Johnson and W Dayton St. The bus will load on the west side of N Lake Street, near the corner of N Lake Street and W Dayton.

COVID-19 Update

We value our customers and our employees and are concerned about their health and safety. We are committed to providing a safe travel environment for our passengers, and are taking proactive steps to keep our buses and work environments as safe and clean as possible. In accordance with Greyhound and Amtrak policies, beginning Monday, May 11, all passengers will be required to wear face coverings while on board and at bus stop locations.

Cancellation Policy Changes for Lamers Connect Bus Routes
Due to the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel concerns, if you have purchased a ticket with a travel date after 03/10/2020 and before 05/15/2020, Lamers Connect is offering a one-time no-charge ticket cancellation.  For this one-time no-charge cancellation, a credit will be applied to your GoLamers account for the amount of your ticket to be used towards future travel with Lamers Connect.  The credit does not expire and can be applied towards any of our Lamers Connect Routes.  The no-charge credit will not be refunded in cash payment or applied to a credit/debit card.  If you wish to cancel your ticket you can contact our Lamers Connect office at 866-552-6377. Please note that this one-time no-charge cancellation applies to future trips only, and is not available for routes that have are, or have already operated.

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  • Departing Dubuque, Loras University: 8:05 a.m.

    Departing Dubuque, University of Dubuque: 8:10 a.m.

    Departing Dubuque, Lamers/Trailways: 8:25 a.m.

    Departing UW–Platteville: 8:55 a.m.

    Departing Platteville: 9:05 a.m.

    Departing Dodgeville: 9:35 a.m.

    Departing Mount Horeb: 10:05 a.m.

    Departing Verona: 10:20 a.m.

    Arrive Madison West Transfer Point: 10:35 a.m.

    Arrive Madison UW Hospital: 10:50 a.m.

    Arrive UW-Madison: 10:55-11:00 a.m.

    Arrive Madison Dutch Mill: 11:15 a.m.

    Transfer to Milwaukee: 11:20 a.m.

  • Transfer from Milwaukee: Arrives 4:20 p.m.

    Departing Madison Dutch Mill: 4:25 p.m.

    Departing UW–Madison: 4:45- 4:50 p.m.

    Departing Madison UW Hospital: 4:55 p.m.

    Departing Madison West Transfer Point: 5:10 p.m.

    Departing Verona: 5:30 p.m.

    Departing Mount Horeb: 5:45 p.m.

    Departing Dodgeville: 6:15 p.m.

    Departing Platteville: 6:45 p.m.

    Departing UW–Platteville: 6:55 p.m.

    Arrive Dubuque, Lamers/Trailways: 7:25 p.m.

    Arrive Dubuque, University of Dubuque: 7:35 p.m.

    Arrive Dubuque, Loras University: 7:40 p.m.

Approximate total time: 3 hours 15 minutes

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Dubuque to Madison: One-Way Fares

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Map of Lamers connect route Dubuque to Madison
CHILD AGE 2 - 1130% off SAF, two per adult
*ID REQUIREDSAF = Standard adult fare
Bus Stop Details

Dubuque, IA
*Loras College: 1450 Alta Vista St.

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Dubuque, IA
*University of Dubuque: Blades Hall, Algona St.

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Dubuque, IA
Burlington Trailways: 950 Elm Street

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*UW-Platteville: Markee Pioneer Student Center, 1 University Plaza

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*Ashley's Market: 1840 Ubersox Dr.

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*Dodgeville Citgo: 420 N. Iowa St.

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Mt. Horeb
*Premier Co-op: 501 W. Main St.

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*Cenex: 507 W. Verona Ave.

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*West Transfer Point: 5700 Tokay Blvd.

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*UW Hospital: 600 Highland Ave.

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*200 Block of North Lake Street between West Johnson and W Dayton St.

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Madison Dutch Mill: Phillips 66/Madison Dutch Mill Park & Ride, 4 Collins Ct.

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* Location does not sell bus tickets. Printed online tickets or cash sales to driver accepted. Exact change only.

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