Travel Info
The University of Wisconsin is located on the shore of Lake Mendota in the state’s capital, Madison, approximately 2.5 hours northwest of Chicago. The University is accessible by several major highways, as well as inter-city links from Chicago and Milwaukee:
https://info.wisc.edu/plan-your-visit/

Madison is also accessible by air via Dan County Regional Airport, which provides connections to a number of domestic airports:
http://www.msnairport.com/flight_travel/where

If you are travelling internationally, the nearest major airports are Chicago-O’Hare (147 miles / 237 kilometers away) and Milwaukee International (78 miles / 126 kilometers), from which there are several ways to travel on to Madison:
http://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/travel/pub-transit/bus-service.aspx