Plan Your Visit



Madison: easy to get to, and easy to navigate!

Traveling by Car

Madison is located in south-central Wisconsin and is accessible via several major highways. Madison is:

Getting to our information and welcome centers

Campus and Community Information Welcome Desk
Union South – 1308 W. Dayton Street (map)

Town Center Welcome Desk 
Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (Discovery) — 330 N. Orchard Street (map)

Campus and Community Information Welcome Desk
Memorial Union – 800 Langdon Street (map)


Traveling by Bus

Long distance intercity bus services providing scheduled service to Madison include Badger Coach, Greyhound, Jefferson Lines, Megabus and Van Galder bus lines. There are daily connections to Milwaukee and Chicago airports, and Amtrak in Chicago. Many buses stop at Memorial Union.

Traveling by Plane

Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), on Madison’s northeast side, provides regional and national air service to and from Madison. Taxis and city bus service is available from the airport.