Wisconsin State Fair

MCTS is the blue ribbon choice for an easy, safe and convenient way to get to the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair!

Our Shuttles, Freeway Flyers and local routes all take riders straight to the gates of State Fair Park August 3 through August 13.

Local service to the State Fair

MCTS offers special service from Downtown Milwaukee to the State Fair via The Cream Puff Line. The Cream Puff Line serves all Route 23 bus stops from downtown to Greenfield & 70th, then it serves all Route 56 bus stops from Greenfield & 70th to Greenfield & 84th.

Numerous other local routes drop off within walking distance of State Fair:

Route 56
Route 67
Route 76

LOCAL ROUTE & Cream Puff Line FARE
Regular fares are in effect for Route Cream Puff Line and all local routes

Watertown Plank shuttle service

Shuttle service operates every day of the Fair from 7:30 am until 30 minutes after it closes. Shuttles run approximately every 15 minutes from the Watertown Plank Road Park-Ride lot to Gate 4 of State Fair Park. The Watertown Plank Road Park-Ride lot is located at the intersection of Watertown Plank Road and Swan Boulevard, just west of US Hwy 45. Parking is free.

Freeway Flyer service

Freeway Flyers operate every day of the Fair from 7:30 am until 30 minutes after it closes. Flyers provide service approximately every 30 minutes between the following park-ride lots and Gate 4 of State Fair Park:

Brown Deer East – Brown Deer Rd., west of I-43
College – College Ave, at I-94 (both lots north and south of College)
Loomis – Loomis Rd., north of I-894 and south of Coldspring Rd.
Whitnall/Hales Corners – I-43, east of S. 108th St.

Round Trip Freeway Flyer Fare

  Regular Discounted
M•CARD Ride $5.00 $3.00
Cash Ride $7.00 $3.00
Pre>Fare $6.00 $3.00
1, 7 or 31 - Day Pass Additional $2.50 Additional $0.80
Valid Transfer - Tap card  Additional $2.50 Additional $0.80
DISCOUNTED: Children (ages 6 - 11), seniors (65 and over) and persons with disabilities with proper ID. Children under 6 ride free when accompanied by an adult)