Milwaukee County Transit System
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Take MCTS To Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk For Children’s Hospital

Local MCTS routes serving downtown Milwaukee also can be used to get to the starting line.

By - Sep 8th, 2015 11:29 am

MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) offers an easy way to get to and from Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk for Children’s Hospital, on Saturday, Sept.19, 2015.

MCTS Route 44 Freeway Flyer service begins at 8:30 a.m. and runs approximately every 15 minutes until 9:30 a.m. Riders should board at the State Fair Park-Ride Lot located at S. 76th and W. Kearney Streets. Riders will exit at 16th Street and Wisconsin Avenue, just a few blocks from the starting line at 12th and Wisconsin.

On the return trip, riders will board the Flyers at the South Gate near the Marcus Amphitheater on the Henry Maier Festival Park grounds between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. (Flyers will also run every approximately every 15 minutes). Parking is free at the State Fair Park-Ride Lot.

Round-trip Flyer fare is $6.50 for adults or $4.70 when paid with an M•CARD. For children ages 6-11, seniors (65 and over) and persons with disabilities with proper ID, round-trip fare is $3.00 cash or with an M•CARD. The GO Pass, Freedom Pass, U-PASS and Commuter Value Pass are accepted as full fare on all MCTS buses.

Local MCTS routes serving downtown Milwaukee also can be used to get to the starting line. Regular MCTS fares apply.

For more information, call 414-344-6711 or visit

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