Holidays to Madison

United States
Madison, the capital of Wisconsin, is anything but cheesy. Rather, it's a small city with more than its share of creative, educated people, theater, great restaurants, and youthful energy. Situated on 5 lakes and with easy access to nature, Madison has the attractions of city and country in one. The …

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How to get to Madison

Here's what you need to know about getting to Madison. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Madison takes 9 hours, 27 minutes.

When to go to Madison

Typical Holiday Price

£1246 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Madison varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Madison.

Where to stay in Madison

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Madison, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Madison

Kevin Pampuch | Trip by SkyscannerHenry Vilas Zoo
Henry Vilas Zoo
Lindsey J | Trip by SkyscannerWisconsin State Capitol
Wisconsin State Capitol
Lindsey J | Trip by SkyscannerOlbrich Botanical Garden
Olbrich Botanical Garden
Jeff | Trip by SkyscannerWisconsin State Capital Building
Wisconsin State Capital Building
compujeramey | FlickrCamp Randall Stadium
Camp Randall Stadium
Tony Webster | FlickrMemorial Union
Memorial Union
Spiterman | FlickrState Street
State Street
Curin | Trip by SkyscannerKohl Center
Kohl Center

Reviews of Madison


Love this city! Bus routes, bicycle lanes, walkable downtown and much to do for everybody.


Madison is a quaint capitol city. It is very walkable with easy access from the state house to the lake shore. There are biking and running paths around the lake to get out and enjoy the fresh air.

Steve Baumgartner
Steve BaumgartnerRochester

We've been to Madison a few times, as well as it being a stop-over point if we are on our way through going to other places. While I can't say that there is anything truly unique about Madison--it has the same sorts of things that other similar-sized cities have, it's still worth checking it out.

Rachel Parrott
Rachel ParrottJonesboro

I visited in the late spring when the city is full of warmth and sunshine with a nice breeze blowing off the lakes. I loved the availability of walking/biking trails and the well-maintained beauty of the area around the capital building. Very nice!

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