About Madison


Let's have a look around into background of Madison
  • County: Dane

  • State: Wisconsin

  • Country: United States

  • Latitude: 43.0730556

  • Longitude: -89.4011111

  • Time zone: America/Menominee

  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Madison

  • Climate: Humid continental climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March, April, May, September, October

Location

Let’s have a look around into background of Madison, Wisconsin.

Distance from Madison center to Airport

Driving Distance: 6 miles, 10 km

Driving Time: 31 minutes

Languages: English and Ho-Chunk or Ojibwe followed by Spanish, Polish, German, Icelandic, Dutch, Icelandic.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Dane County Regional Airport and McCarran International Airport

  • Rail: Wisconsin & Southern Railroad, The Polar Express Train Ride - Middleton, Wisconsin.

  • Road: Bus – Badger Bus Services, Greyhound; Taxi – Green Cab of Madison Inc.

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:

    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

  • For Hotels:

    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill

    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day

    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

  • Valet Parking:

    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2

Nearby Tourist Cities

 

Emergency Contact Numbers in Madison city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911

  • Railroad:+1 414-438-8820 ( Wisconsin & Southern Railroad), +1 855-487-1430 (The Polar Express Train Ride - Middleton, Wisconsin )

  • Cab: +1 608-255-1234 (Green Cab of Madison Inc.)

  • Airport: +1 608-246-3380 (Dane County Regional Airport), +1 608-246-3380 (MSN International Airport)

  • Hospital: +1 608-263-6400 (UW Hospital and Clinic )

Events

  • Duelling Pianos at The Ivory Room

  • Fiesta Italia

  • Around The Square Tour

  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin East

Tourist Attractions

  • IWisconsin State Capitol Building

  • House on the Rock

Theatre & Concerts

  • Marcus Point Cinema
  • Silver Market Square Theatre
  • Marcus Palace Cinema

Visit Top Restaurants in Madison

  • Miko Poké
  • Chef and restaurateur Gilbert Altschul (Grampa’s Pizzeria, Gib’s Bar)

  • Dough Baby Bakery

  • Red Sushi

Top Shopping Centers in Madison

  • East Pointe Plaza

  • Johnson Creek Premium Outlets

  • Westtowne Mall

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Pierce House

  • Keenan House

  • St. Patrick's Church

Sports Club

  • Stroll in through the Cave Of The Mounds:

  • Biking

  • Boating

Shelling Out Dollars

Rent Per Month

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre-1087 .65$

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre-790.00$

Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre-2042.86$

Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre-1320.83$

· Transportation

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)- 1.86$

Taxi 1hourWaiting (Normal Tariff)- 30.00$

Information about San Francisco

Nearby Tourist Cities

Monterey, Napa Valley and Berkeley

Modes of transport

  • Airport: San Francisco International Airport and Oakland International Airport.
  • Rail: Amtrak, National Rail Passenger System and Caltrain.
  • Road: Bus – Muni Buses, Nextbus and Trolley Buses; Taxi – Yellow Cab Co-op

Airport

San Francisco International Airport for commercial service and Oakland International Airport is an alternative for San Francisco’s Primary Airport.
Driving Distance: 13 miles / 21 km
Driving Time: 16 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Spanish, Filipino and Chinese

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2 
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