General Mitchell Milwaukee Airport Parking - Hotels, Motels, Car Rentals
Learn about the range of parking at General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee County. Discover the different parking areas, including prices and where the handicapped accessible parking areas are located.
Located just south of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, General Mitchell International Airport sees hundreds of thousands of passengers every month. Offering flights within the U.S. and to other countries, the airport can be extremely busy, especially during holidays.
Reaching General Mitchell International Airport
General Mitchell International Airport is a short jut from the I-94. Passengers generally take the Route 119 Exit to reach the airport. However, portions of the I-94 are under construction causing delays.
It's quicker to take the Rout 22 Exit and then watch for the left turn onto Howell Avenue. This brings you right to the airport. Find a full list current road closures and detours at http://www.flymke.com/.
If you have a GPS system or use online map services, the MKE airport address is 5300 South Howell Avenue.
Where to Park at General Mitchell International Airport
Parking at General Mitchell International Airport ranges greatly in price from $2 an hour to upwards of $25 per day. The SuperSaver Lot is your cheapest MKE airport parking choice. It's around $5 a day to park.
Other lots at the Milwaukee Airport include:
- Hourly Lot
- Daily Lot
- Surface Lot
- Rail Lot
The parking garage in front of the terminal makes up the daily and hourly parking. It's important to note the garage has a height limit of seven feet. If your truck or van is taller, you must park elsewhere. Your first half hour parking in the garage is free.
The Surface Lot is south of the garage and a short walk from the terminal. Oversized vehicles do best to park here or in the SuperSaver Lot. The SuperSaver Lot is farthest from the terminal and requires free shuttle service that runs every 10 minutes.
There is a Cell Phone Lot for those picking up passengers. You can park for up to 30 minutes for free while you wait for your passenger's call. Once the call comes in, drive to the curb for pick up.
The Rail Lot is not intended for air passengers. Don't be tempted to park there, even if the lots are packed. Tickets are checked to ensure you are taking the train and not a flight.
Handicapped MKE Parking Information
Handicapped parking at General Mitchell International Airport is available closest to the moving walkway on the third floor of the parking garage. Remember there is a height restriction of seven feet in the garage.
There are also handicapped spaces in the SuperSaver lot and the Surface Lot. Note that the Surface Lot does not offer any shuttle service, so handicapped passengers do have to make their way to the airport from this lot. Otherwise, head to the SuperSaver Lot and call for a wheelchair lift-equipped shuttle.
Alternative Parking at General Mitchell International Airport
Those with a very early flight or very late arrival might find it beneficial to stay in a Milwaukee area hotel. If this is your plan, check into Park, Sleep and Fly rates. You pay a little extra for your room and are allowed to leave your car parked at the hotel during your trip. The hotel shuttles you to and from the airport. Most hotels provide a minimum seven days parking in a MKE Park, Sleep and Fly package.
If you need more information on General Mitchell International Airport parking, call 414-747-5300.