Madison Coach Bus Rentals

We understand that chartering a bus can be a daunting task, especially if this is your first time. Don’t worry! We’ve been at this since 2001 and will walk you through the entire process of chartering a bus in or to Madison, Wisconsin. You want an easy, worry-free process, fair price, and to look good at the end. Our job is to make sure you get all that. Because nobody should be left waiting for a bus that never comes.

Looking for recurring shuttle service in Madison, Wisconsin?

Metropolitan Shuttle manages on-time, reliable shuttle services for corporations, schools, hospitals, and every major logistics company in the U.S. For 20+ years, we’ve provided daily shuttle services for thousands of employees, customers, and contractors.

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For 20+ years, we’ve managed thousands of successful trips to and from Madison, Wisconsin

Nikki R.
June 30, 2024

Norbert Thompson was so great to work with. He even took care of me when I was the one who messed up the date for the reservation and helped to find a driver right away. Mark Berry was our drive, he was WONDERFUL! On time and even worked to stay close to the venue so that when we were done early we were able to text him and he picked...

Cheryl B.
June 19, 2024

The shuttles were on time, in great condition and the drivers were very courteous. I would definitely use them again.

Sophie K.
June 7, 2024

The driver was on time, perfectly communicative and drove safely. He was exactly where he said he was to pick us up.

Karina B.
May 13, 2024

Dion was AMAZING. We were properly spoiled in every possible way this week. Super clean, courteous, comfortable. All the great things.

Chuck G.
March 12, 2024

Cedric (driver) was great. He did everything we asked. Thanks!

Jack K.
February 12, 2024

Drivers were friendly, helpful, and adaptable and on time!

David S.
February 12, 2024

Bus was amazing! Super clean. Modern interior. Excellent sound system. And our driver Brian, was outstanding. Very accommodating, punctual, a delight to work with.

Tonisha H.
February 12, 2024

Our driver was prompt and professional. He was patient with us and quite accommodating.

Jodie L.
February 8, 2024

Services that were provided were on time and our driver, Zoltan, was very courteous. Thank you!

Mara F.
February 5, 2024

Vitaliy was nice and on time to each location and loaded our bags if needed. The bus was clean and spacious

Dakota M.
January 29, 2024

Thank you again for providing a coach bus for transportation during a very difficult time for our community! Norbert and our driver were terrific, efficient and patient. The driver was flexible, on-time and reliable.

Neal W.
January 23, 2024

The driver was so nice and flexible. He arrived early and waited without a problem. I would definitely recommend this service to anyone looking for shuttle services.

Select the best vehicle for your group trip to Madison, Wisconsin

$850 - $1250
Up to 55 passengers 5 hr minimum
  • Conventions
  • Events
  • Interstate travel
  • Large Groups
$900 - $1200
Up to 35 passengers 5 hr minimum
  • Corporate outings
  • Corporate travel
  • Local travel
  • Off-site parking lot shuttles
  • Private airport shuttle
  • Small Groups
  • Smaller Groups
  • Weddings
  • Worker Transportation to/from works sites
$800 - $1200
Up to 30 passengers 5 hr minimum
  • Conventions
  • Corporate outings
  • Corporate travel
  • Economy Transportation
  • Employee shuttle
  • Events
  • Fraternity / Sorority Outings
  • Group Events
  • Local travel
  • Off-site parking lot shuttles
  • Private airport shuttle
  • Small Groups
  • Smaller Groups
  • Weddings
  • Worker Transportation to/from works sites
$550 - $950
Up to 44 passengers 5 hr minimum
  • Corporate outings
  • Economy Transportation
  • Employee shuttle
  • Group Events
  • Local travel
  • Worker Transportation to/from works sites
$500 - $750
Up to 13 passengers 5 hr minimum
  • Local travel
  • Private airport shuttle
  • Small Groups
  • Smaller Groups
  • Worker Transportation to/from works sites
$900 - $1500
Up to 40 passengers 5 hr minimum
  • Bachelor / Bachelorette Parties
  • Corporate outings
  • Fraternity / Sorority Outings
  • Group Events

Here's how we do it:

We've been in business since 2001 and have served millions of happy passengers over the years.

  • Safety

    We work only with safe vendors and verify their insurance from government databases.

  • Savings

    We are a volume buyer with our vendors and get the best rates. We pass the savings on to you.

  • Service

    Whether this is your 100th time chartering a bus or the first, our staff is here to help you through the process.

Madison Charter Buses

One of only two cities in the United States (along with Seattle) that lies on an isthmus. At a population of 240,000 and a larger metropolitan area of approximately half a million, Madison is also the second-largest city in Milwaukee, and is bordered by five lakes (Mendota, Monona, Wingra, Waubesa, and Kegonsa).

A “melting pot of the Midwest,” Madison is known as a bike-friendly city with many restaurants, music, and theater to attract visitors to the city, as well as beautiful countryside not far from the urban center. Madison’s weather tends to be humid and warm in the summer, with cold winters and mild springs and autumns. Attractions include State Street, the Henry Vilas Zoo, the Olbrich Botanical Gardens, the Wisconsin State Capitol, the Governor’s Mansion, and many museums, theaters, and pubs. Annual events in the city include Taste of Madison, Opera in the Park, Ironman Wisconsin, Earth Day Challenge, Children of the Rainforest at Olbrich Gardens, Concerts on the Square, and many more.

Transportation in and Around Madison

Travelers to Madison by air will arrive via the Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), which is fifteen minutes northeast of Madison by taxi. MSN offers daily flights to Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis, Detroit, and Dallas, as well as nonstop service to Washington DC, NYC, Newark, and other cities.

Madison is approximately an hour from Milwaukee via I-94, and just over two hours to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport via I-90. A four-hour drive will get a traveler to or from St. Paul on I-90/94. Visitors to Madison may also arrive by bus — the VanGalder from Chicago to the University of Wisconsin, the Badger Bus from Milwaukee, or Megabus from both Chicago and Minneapolis. Greyhound also offers service from Minneapolis, Chicago and nearby Milwaukee. By train, Amtrak’s Empire Builder route runs east to Chicago and west to Minneapolis.

Although Madison is a bike-friendly city with many dedicated bike paths, travel outside the city center is likely to require a taxi, rental car, or charter bus. Madison’s local Metro bus system is somewhat spotty in terms of coverage, and taxis in Madison operate on an appointment-only basis, meaning long waits, especially during inclement weather or busy periods. Travelers looking to get around Madison with ease and comfort may consider a charter bus from companies such as Metropolitan Shuttle, for easy transportation around Madison.

Madison Airports

MSN Airport, Dane County

Madison Attractions

Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Wisconsin State Capitol
Henry Vilas Zoo
State Street
Allen Centennial Gardens
Lake Mendota

Colleges and Universities in Madison

University of Wisconsin Madison
Madison College
Edgewood College
Media Institute of Madison

Sports in Madison

Madison Mallards
Madison 56ers
Wisconsin Badgers
Mad Rollin’ Dolls

Museums and Culture in Madison

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Wisconsin Veterans Museum
Chazen Museum of Art
Madison Geology Museum
Wisconsin Historical Museum
Madison Childrens Museum
Janus Galleries
University of Wisconsin-Madison Museum

Theater and Arts in Madison

Overture Center for the Arts
Orpheum Theater
Barrymore Theatre
Majestic Theatre Madison
Madison Theatre Guild
Bartell Theatre
Childrens Theatre of Madison

Madison Convention Venues

Monona Terrace
The Covington Madison

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Gain access to thousands of vehicles, all through one point of contact

When you opt for charter bus hire, you gain access to an extensive selection of vehicles, all managed through one point of contact.

This makes the planning process easy. It provides you with the flexibility to choose the ideal transportation for your specific requirements.

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