How to Reach Wisconsin Dells


  • By Plane: The Dane County Regional Airport in Madison is closest, being an hour to the south. Further lie O'Hare International Airport in Chicago and Gen. Mitchel International Airport in Milwaukee.
  • By Train: The Amtrak's Empire Builder route between Chicago/Milwaukee and the Pacific Northwest passes through the Dells. The Station is located right off Broadway, the main strip of downtown Wisconsin Dells.
  • By Car: Interstate 90/94 passes through the Dells area with four exits leading directly into the Wisconsin Dells area.
  • By Bus: The Greyhound Bus has a stop at the Citgo/Burger King at 611 Frontage Rd.


  • By Taxi: Cabs here can be quite costly. There are three cab companies here - Wisconsin Dells Taxi, Dells Cab and Sureway Taxi Service. They have an established fare of 2 dollars/person on boarding the cab and 2 dollars/mile; a 10 dollar/trip minimum applies with Wisconsin Dells Taxi (as also imposes a 1-dollar surcharge on baseline fares between 12:00 midnight and 4:00 am; which is 3 dollars/passenger and 3 dollar/mile) and a 5-dollar minimum with Sureway Taxi. Wisconsin Dells Roo, too is a great taxi/transportation company in the city. They charge 110 dollars flat, with 1-6 travelers. Most of the hotels too offer shuttle services.
  • By Walk: Getting around in Dells is actually pretty easy. Depending on where you’re staying, you could actually walk to several attractions, restaurants and shops.
Route Distance Time
Schofield to Wisconsin dells 18.52 km 18 mins
Walnut to Wisconsin dells 20 km 20 mins
Peoria to Wisconsin dells 20.31 km 20 mins
Oxford to Wisconsin dells 22.05 km 22 mins
Belleville to Wisconsin dells 23.67 km 23 mins
Plover to Wisconsin dells 25.24 km 25 mins
Cape girardeau to Wisconsin dells 28.4 km 28 mins
Mauston to Wisconsin dells 34.04 km 34 mins
Saint louis to Wisconsin dells 38.99 km 38 mins