Shuttles and Transit Options

MCTS Shuttles:

The Shuttle at the Watertown Plank Road Park-Ride Lot (Watertown Plank Rd., west of U.S. Hwy 45) operates daily to the State Fair Transit Welcome Center at Gate 4. Shuttles from Watertown Plank Road Park-Ride Lot run approximately every 9-12 minutes. Parking is FREE. Service begins at 7:30 am until one half-hour after Fair closes. Shuttle fare is $3 cash round-trip for adults or $2.50 using an MCTS M●CARD with Stored Cash Value. Children (6-11), seniors (65+) and persons with disabilities pay $1.50 cash or $1.25 in Stored Cash Value with an MCTS M●CARD. Exact fare required.

MCTS Freeway Flyers:

Park FREE at any of the following Park-Ride Lots: Brown Deer Road west of I-43; College Ave. at I-94 (North and South lots); Whitnall/Hales Corners at I-43 east of S. 108th St.; Loomis at Loomis Rd., south of Coldspring Rd. Flyers operate between 7:30 am until one half-hour after Fair closure to the State Fair Transit Welcome Center at Gate 4. Service is every half-hour. Flyer fares are $6.50 round trip for adults, $3 for children (6-11), seniors (65+) and persons with disabilities. Exact fare required. With Stored Value on an MCTS M●CARD, round trip freeway flyer fare is $4.70 for adults and $3 for children (6-11), seniors (65+) and persons with disabilities.

MCTS Local Routes:

Route 23 (Fond du Lac-National/State Fair) operates special daily local service between Wisconsin Ave. and Gate 4. Local service to State Fair Park is also available on Routes 56 (Greenfield Ave.), 67 (N. 76th – S. 84th) and 76 (N. 60th – S. 70th). Regular bus fares apply. Exact fare is required.

More information on MCTS transportation to the Fair is available at 414-344-6711 or RideMCTS.com.

GO RITEWAY’S STATE FAIR SHUTTLE FROM WASHINGTON COUNTY

Park FREE, then Enjoy GO Riteway’s daily round-trip shuttle service, throughout the day, from two convenient locations in Washington County: The Richfield Park-Ride Lot at US 41/Pioneer Road and the Life Church parking lot in Germantown Center at Mequon Road and Squire Drive. Roundtrip fare to the Fair: Adults (12-59) $15; Seniors (60+) or disabled $10; children (7-11) $5 and children under 7 ride FREE. For departure and return times, location details and complete information please visit goriteway.com or call 262-677-3282.

WAUKESHA COUNTY STATE FAIR SHUTTLE

Head to the Fair on the Waukesha County shuttle with pick-ups and drop-offs from three convenient locations along I-94. The first bus departs Goerkes Corners (I-94/Hwy 18 Park-Ride at Barker Road) at 7:25 am, with departures every 30 minutes until the last departure at 7:55 pm. Departures from the Nagawaukee Park-Ride in Delafield (I-94 & Hwy 83) begin at 7:30 am and depart every 30 minutes until 7:30 pm. Departures from the Meadowbrook Park-Ride in Pewaukee (I-94 & Hwy G) begin at 7:40 am and depart every 30 minutes until 7:40 pm. Parking is FREE at each location. The shuttle drops off at the State Fair Transit Welcome Center at Gate 4 with return trips every 30 minutes at the top of the hour and on the :30’s. Regular round-trip fare is $8. Seniors (65+) and children (6-11) are $6. Children 5 years and under and strollers are FREE. For schedules and more details visit statefairshuttle.com.

GROUP SALES, CORPORATE PARTIES & BUS GROUPS

For information on purchases of 50 or more State Fair admission tickets, corporate parties and bus group tours, please contact groupsales@wistatefair.com or 414-266-7028. Bus groups enter the State Fair Transit Welcome Center at Gate 4. Free off-site bus parking with shuttle service and FREE admission for drivers is available when coordinating with State Fair in advance.