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About Flights to Madison

Summary info about Madison flight prices, duration and airlines

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Fastest flight time

2h 09m

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4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Madison from United States in the last 72 hours is $81 (Denver Intl to Madison Truax Field).
The best round-trip flight price to Madison from United States in the last 72 hours is $140 (Denver Intl to Madison Truax Field).
The fastest flight to Madison from United States takes 2h 09m (Denver Intl to Madison Truax Field).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Madison, including American Airlines, United Airlines and Frontier.

Madison flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Madison?

The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Madison from United States, with most prices found around $317. If you’re not able to fly to Madison in January, then February is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Madison during February average around $318.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Madison?

$73 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Madison. This flight is from Minneapolis and is 71% cheaper than most flights to Madison. To find the cheapest price to Madison from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Madison?

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Madison is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $291. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Madison on Sunday is $466.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Madison?

According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Madison is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Madison in the evening for as low as $303. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Madison is at noon when prices are around $518.

How long does it take to fly to Madison?

If you’re flying from a popular airport in United States, such as Los Angeles or San Francisco, and flying into the most popular airport in Madison (Milwaukee-Mitchell), then you can expect flight times to average 5h 53m and 6h 41m, respectively.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Madison?

The ideal time to book your flight to Madison is 60 days in advance when prices tend to average $420. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $391.

Cheapest flights to Madison airports

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Los Angeles


Los Angeles (LAX) to Milwaukee (MKE)

Typically, flights to Madison from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Milwaukee-Mitchell, which has an average price of $369

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO MADISON FROM LOS ANGELESJanuary37% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Madison costs on average just $357 in January
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO MADISON FROM LOS ANGELESJuly39% more expensiveIt costs about $786 for flights to Madison from Los Angeles in July
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO MADISON FROM LOS ANGELESAugust216% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Madison from Los Angeles in August than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Madison

Madison, the capital of Wisconsin, sits around the shores of beautiful Lake Mendota and Lake Monona and there are 2 others within city limits, earning Madison the nickname ‘the city of 4 lakes’. Madison is known for its foodie culture and laid-back vibe, making it a great destination for a relaxing getaway. The busiest season for tourists is summer, when you’ll enjoy high temperatures of 81 – 84 degrees Fahrenheit and plenty of fun things to do. Book flights and rooms in advance for your summer vacation, because it will be busy. If you visit during the winter, you can enjoy a different sort of vacation. With temperatures ranging from 28 – 34 degrees Fahrenheit, and plenty of snow, you can go sledding, alpine and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and ice-skating. Airfares and accommodation are easy to book during the winter, so it might be the best time to visit Madison WI. During the fall, Madison’s daily high temperatures range widely and by November, it can be downright cold, with highs of only 40 degrees Fahrenheit. If you visit during spring, the rapidly warming temperatures and an exciting line-up of events like Madison on Tap, the Wisconsin Film Festival and the World’s Largest Brat Fest make it a popular time to visit.

Skiing is most popular in Madison during the month of January, due to the perfect conditions of colder temperatures combined with a higher chance of snow. These conditions make Granite Peak Ski Area a very popular destination for both tourists and locals. Alternatively, Cascade Mountain Ski Area is also a very popular ski mountain in the Madison area.

Those flying to Madison could potentially find better pricing at Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (62 mi from Madison city center), Milwaukee-Mitchell Airport (76 mi from Madison city center), Dubuque Airport (81 mi from Madison city center), Sparta/Fort McCoy Airport (91 mi from Madison city center) or Appleton Intl Airport (93 mi from Madison city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Madison flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Madison found recently by users on momondo
Oct 6
DEN4:53 amDenver Intl
2h 12m
MSN7:05 amMadison Truax Field
Oct 7
MSN8:56 amMadison Truax Field
2h 32m
DEN11:28 amDenver Intl
Aug 30
DEN2:59 amDenver Intl
2h 12m
MSN5:11 amMadison Truax Field
Sep 4
MSN6:56 amMadison Truax Field
2h 30m
DEN9:26 amDenver Intl
Jun 13
DEN3:58 amDenver Intl
2h 12m
MSN6:10 amMadison Truax Field
Jun 20
MSN8:17 amMadison Truax Field
2h 29m
DEN10:46 amDenver Intl
Jun 20
DEN4:18 amDenver Intl
2h 09m
MSN6:27 amMadison Truax Field
Jul 6
MSN7:31 amMadison Truax Field
2h 26m
DEN9:57 amDenver Intl
Aug 31
DEN4:18 amDenver Intl
2h 11m
MSN6:29 amMadison Truax Field
Sep 4
MSN6:56 amMadison Truax Field
2h 30m
DEN9:26 amDenver Intl
United Airlines
Jul 7
EWR5:02 pmNewark
2h 34m
MSN7:36 pmMadison Truax Field
Jul 12
MSN2:13 amMadison Truax Field
2h 17m
EWR4:30 amNewark

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Madison

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Madison, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier and United Airlines
Aug 26
DEN2:59 amDenver Intl
2h 12m
MSN5:11 amMadison Truax Field
Aug 25
DEN2:59 amDenver Intl
2h 12m
MSN5:11 amMadison Truax Field
Jul 1
DEN5:10 amDenver Intl
2h 09m
MSN7:19 amMadison Truax Field

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Which airlines fly to Madison?

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The most popular airline for flights to Madison on momondo is Sun Country Air, which operates 3 flights in this direction every week. Most depart out of Fort Myers SW Florida Intl, with the best deal for Sun Country Air flights to Madison being $130 (round-trip, Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl to Madison, momondo searches within the last 72 hours). In 45 Sun Country Air reviews, it is rated 7.6 by momondo users.

Another popular choice for flights to Madison is American Airlines (7.2/10, 2,260 reviews). Most American Airlines flights landing in Madison will be arriving from Dallas/Fort Worth, but there are 19 American Airlines flights to Madison from all departure points globally so prices can vary significantly. The best American Airlines deal found on momondo this week was $224 (Boston Logan Intl to Madison, round-trip).

Popular routes to Madison

Most frequently searched flights to Madison along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Seattle to Madison Flights
Fastest flight time7h 29m
Cheapest price$293

How to travel around Madison

Madison is a biker’s dream, and easy to get around on foot as well. With four lakes within city limits, and many miles of walking and biking trails, a car is not necessary unless you plan to venture outside of the city. If your feet get weary, you can use the reliable bus system.


The Madison Metro bus network covers the city efficiently, and a single-ride fare is $2.00 USD, or you may buy a day pass for $5.00 USD and enjoy unlimited rides.


Taxis are available and you can expect to pay a meter drop of $4.00 USD, followed by around $3.00 USD per mile. If you use Uber or Lyft, you can generally get a better rate, except perhaps during rush hour.


The opportunity to get around on two wheels is not to be missed, as long as the weather is cooperative. You can rent a bike from several local companies, or use the cities bike-share program, Madison Bcycle. Simply buy a membership and unlock a bike at over 35 stations throughout downtown Madison. You may enjoy as many 30-minute rides during the period of your membership as you like. A one day membership costs $6.00 USD.

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Best things to do and see in Madison

Things to do and places of interest in Madison WI

Madison offers a variety of attractions for tourists including events like Rhythm and Booms, a music and fireworks festival that features air force jet fly-pasts, the Taste of Madison, a delight for foodies, and more. Here are a few suggestions for your itinerary, when you travel to Madison WI.

  • Wander down State Street, a pedestrian (and bus) only venue running between the University of Wisconsin campus and Capitol Square. The street is lined with a funky mix of food carts, restaurants, bohemian shops, bars, and other places worth popping into.
  • Check out the 1907-dated Capitol building and its spectacular 284-foot high dome. Inside you’ll find murals and marble work in German, French, and Italian styles, and a huge colorful skylight. You can take a free tour, or just wander around.
  • Down on Madison’s scenic waterfront you can visit the Olbrich Botanical Gardens. They are noted for a spectacular rose collection as well as the glass enclosed Bolz Conservatory.
  • Henry Vilas Zoo is a great place to take the kids. They will love exploring the 28-acre park, featuring a wide variety of animals from around the world including bears, apes, and lions.
  • The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art is well worth seeing, with works by American masters such as Philip Guston, Joan Brown, and Ed Paschke. The museum’s temporary exhibitions are exceptional, with cutting edge multimedia installations.
  • Eat your way around the city during the Taste of Madison, which takes place each Labor Day weekend. Over 80 restaurants participate, and there are 3 entertainment stages and 26 beverage stands in Capitol Square drawing huge crowds of hungry folk.

Tips and tricks for visiting Madison WI

Madison can experience very heavy snowfall during the winter, so remember to pack appropriate clothing including boots, warm outerwear, gloves, and hats for a winter visit. If you aren’t accustomed to driving in snow, leave it to the locals and call for a taxi!

Foodies who want a taste of chef Tory Miller’s expertise, (he beat Bobby Flay, after all!) have 4 restaurants in Madison from which to choose – L’Etoile, Graze, Sujeo, and Estrellón are all under his direction.

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