In association with UW-Milwaukee, Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) provides busses for students, facutly, and staff. There are 8 local bus routes and 3 express bus routes in Milwaukee County that take passengers directly to the University.


MCTS Trip Planner

Need help planning a trip to campus or any other MCTS destination,

The address to go to UWM Union is 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Union WG25

Local MCTS Routes that come to UWM Campus

*Note that the 21 and 60 only come to campus during Fall, & Spring semesters

More MCTS Routes. Google Maps with bussing enabled.
Waukesha County Transit - Operated by Wisconsin Coach Lines/Coach USA

During the Fall and Spring semesters, while classes are in session, students and staff that present a valid UWM U—PASS or UWM Faculty ID (with a Commuter Value Pass) are able to ride at no cost to and from the UWM Campus on Waukesha 901, 904*, and 905* routes.

*On some 904 and 905 routes a transfer is needed to complete the trip to or from the UWM campus. Transfers are made on the southwest corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Cass Streets in downtown Milwaukee. Ask your driver for details. This agreement does not extend during the summer and winter breaks.

Freeway Flyers

To access express freeway flyer routes to campus, visit the Park and Ride page.

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Student Bus Pass (UPASS)

UW—Milwaukee developed the UPASS transit program to serve both commuting students and students living on or near campus.

More information at UPASS page

Faculty and Staff Bus Pass (CVP)

UW–Milwaukee offers through the Transportation Services office a reduced fare, unlimited ride, bus pass for faculty and staff. This pass is commonly known as the Employee Bus Pass or also the Commuter Value Pass (CVP) and provides access to all Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) buses.

More information at CVP page

Transit Plus

Transit Plus is a transportation service for individuals with a disabling illness or condition that prevents them from using Milwaukee County Transit System(MCTS) buses.

More information at Transit Plus page