There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Nashville by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Nashville (BNA) BOS - BNA

$85 - $448

5 alternative options

Train, bus NYTN Bus  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN

$196 - $477

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional, bus  •  25 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Nashville, Tn 1511 / ...

$169 - $373

Bus  •  28 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Nashville Nyc

$123 - $127

Train Amtrak, bus  •  31 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn

$295 - $808

Drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Nashville 1105.2 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Nashville is to bus which costs $123 - $127 and takes 28 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Nashville is to fly which costs $85 - $450 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Boston and Nashville is 947 miles. The road distance is 1105.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Boston to Nashville, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Nashville is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs $85 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $123 - $127 and takes 28 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Nashville.
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  • Distance: 947.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from Boston to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Nashville via New York, New York, NY, and Nashville in around 28 h 8 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$200 - $260
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Nashville
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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