There are 6 ways to get from Cape Girardeau to Nashville by bus, taxi, night bus, car or plane

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

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Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to Memphis, Tn 1138
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Nashville, Tn 1508

$55 - $125

5 alternative options

Taxi, night bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cape Girardeau to Vienna, Il
  2. Take the night bus from Vienna, Il to Nashville, Tn 4711

$118 - $169

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Cape Girardeau to Nashville 214.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly from Cape Girardeau  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Cape Girardeau (CGI) to Nashville (BNA) CGI - BNA

$136 - $579

Drive to Marion, fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Cape Girardeau to Marion
  2. Fly from Marion (MWA) to Nashville (BNA) MWA - BNA

$114 - $466

Night bus to St. Louis, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  2. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Nashville (BNA) STL - BNA

$178 - $543

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cape Girardeau to Nashville is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Girardeau to Nashville is to taxi and night bus which costs $110 - $170 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Cape Girardeau and Nashville is 172 miles. The road distance is 214.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cape Girardeau to Nashville without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 57 min and costs $55 - $130.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Cape Girardeau to Nashville, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cape Girardeau to Nashville is to bus which takes 6 h 57 min and costs $55 - $130. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $130 - $600 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cape Girardeau Airport to Nashville Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Girardeau to Nashville is 214 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Cape Girardeau to Nashville.

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  • Distance: 171.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Cape Girardeau, MO, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

You can take a bus from Cape Girardeau to Nashville via Cape Girardeau, Mo and Memphis, Tn in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Cape Girardeau to Nashville every 4 hours.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Marion to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Marion to Nashville via St. Louis, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Marion to Nashville via St. Louis, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from St. Louis to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Nashville via Quincy, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Cape Girardeau to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Marion to Nashville via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Marion to Nashville via St. Louis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Night bus from Vienna, Il to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Night bus from Cape Girardeau, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Cape Girardeau to Vienna, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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