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Lamers Connect intercity bus routes Wisconsin Rapids Madison and Milwaukee

Wisconsin Rapids to Madison and Milwaukee


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Lamers Bus Lines provides a daily route service between Wisconsin Rapids, Madison and Milwaukee, with stops in Stevens Point, Westfield, Portage and Waukesha.

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 WI Rapids: 8:05 a.m.

    Departing Stevens Point: 8:35-8:40 a.m.

    Transfer to Appleton/Oshkosh: 8:40 a.m.

    Departing UW-Stevens Point: 8:45 a.m.

    Departing Westfield: 9:30 a.m.

    Departing Portage Amtrak: 10:05 a.m.

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

    Departing Madison: 11:15-11:20 a.m.

    Departing Waukesha: 12:30 p.m.

    Arrive Milwaukee Intermodal: 12:50 p.m.

    Arrive Milwaukee Airport: 1:20 p.m.

  • Departing Milwaukee Airport: 2:30 p.m.

    Departing Milwaukee Intermodal: 3:00 p.m.

    Departing Waukesha: 3:15 p.m.

    Departing Madison Dutch Mill: 4:20-4:25 p.m.

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

    Departing Portage Amtrak: 5:45 p.m.

    Departing Westfield: 6:20 p.m.

    Departing UW-Stevens Point: 7:05 p.m.

    Transfer from Appleton/Oshkosh: Arrives 7:10 p.m.

    Departing Stevens Point: 7:10 p.m.

    Arrive WI Rapids: 7:40 p.m.

Approximate total time: 5 hours 15 minutes

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Wisconsin Rapids to Madison and Milwaukee: One-Way Fares

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Map of Lamers Connect route Wisconsin Rapids to Milwaukee
Round TripSAF x 2
Child age 2 - 1130% off SAF, two per adult
Senior age 55 and up15% off SAF
Military*15% off SAF
Student*15% off SAF
*ID RequiredSAF = Standard adult fare
Bus Stop Details

Wisconsin Rapids
Lamers Bus Lines: 2611 W. Grand Ave.

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Stevens Point
Olympia Restaurant: 200 Division St.

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Stevens Point
UW-Stevens Point Health Enhancement Center: 2050 4th Ave.

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Pioneer Travel Mart: 244 N. Pioneer Park Rd.

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Amtrak: 400 W. Oneida St.

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

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

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Goerke's Corners Park & Ride: HWY 94/18

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Milwaukee Intermodal: 433 W. St. Paul Ave.

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Milwaukee Airport: 5300 S. Howell Ave. Bus loading by baggage claim area.

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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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