Milwaukee County Transit System: Cream Puff Line is one of the tasty ways to get to the Wisconsin State Fair

Contact: Brendan Conway
(414) 937-3250

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Getting to the Wisconsin State Fair just got a whole lot yummier on the MCTS Cream Puff Line! The Cream Puff Line picks up riders along Water Street, National Avenue and Greenfield Avenue, and drops people off at the gates of State Fair Park. The Cream Puff Line only costs $2.25 cash or just $1.75 with the M•CARD.

Not along the Cream Puff Line route? No problem. MCTS also offers special service from numerous Park-Ride lots and local routes that get you to State Fair.

Freeway Flyers
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.

FREEWAY FLYER FARE
Round-trip adults
•    MCTS M•CARD $5
•    MCTS M•CARD 1-, 7- or 31-Day Pass OR Valid Transfer – Tap card. Will be charged an additional $2.50
•    Cash $7

Round-trip children ages (6-11), seniors (65 and older) and persons with disabilities with proper ID. Children under age 6 ride free when accompanied by an adult.
•    MCTS M•CARD $3.00
•    MCTS M•CARD 1-, 7- or 31-Day Pass OR Valid Transfer – Tap card. Will be charged an additional 80 cents.
•    Cash $3.00

State Fair Shuttle
The State Fair Shuttle 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.

SHUTTLE FARE
Round-trip Adults:
•    MCTS M•CARD $2.50
•    MCTS M•CARD 1-, 7- or 31-Day Pass OR Valid Transfer – Free
•    Cash $3.00

Round-trip Children ages (6-11), seniors (65 and older) and persons with disabilities with proper ID. Children under age 6 ride free when accompanied by an adult.
•    MCTS M•CARD $1.25
•    MCTS M•CARD 1-, 7- or 31-Day Pass OR Valid Transfer – Free
•    Cash $1.50

On the Shuttle and Freeway Flyer, U-PASS (summer semester only), GO Pass, New Freedom Pass and Commuter Value Pass are accepted as full fare on all buses.

Local Service to State Fair
Routes 56, 67 and 76 also stop near the Fair and get riders within walking distance of the grounds. Local Regular bus fares apply ($2.25 cash or $1.75 M•CARD). Plan your trip at RideMCTS.com.

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