There are 4 ways to get from Cleveland to Memphis by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Memphis (MEM) CLE - MEM

$194 - $1,004

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Bus  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Memphis, Tn 1537

$70 - $190

2 alternative options

Train  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station City Of New Orleans

$133 - $369

Drive  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Memphis 731 miles

$70 - $110

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Memphis, Tn. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cleveland to Memphis station. However, there are services departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Memphis Central Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 8 min.

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The distance between Cleveland and Memphis is 634 miles. The road distance is 731 miles.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Memphis without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Cleveland to Memphis, including transfers.

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Cleveland to Memphis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Cleveland, Oh station.

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Cleveland to Memphis train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Cleveland Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Memphis is to fly which takes 7 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 18 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cleveland Airport to Memphis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 44 min and has one stopover.

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Cleveland to Memphis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Memphis, Tn station.

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Map of how to get from Cleveland to Memphis.
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  • Distance: 633.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Memphis, TN, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cleveland to Memphis hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Cleveland to Memphis hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 17 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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 Cleveland, Oh to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190

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Memphis is 1 h behind Cleveland. It is currently 8:28 AM in Cleveland and 7:28 AM in Memphis.

Cleveland to Memphis train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Memphis Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cleveland to Memphis is 731 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 1 min to drive from Cleveland to Memphis.

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Cleveland Airport to Memphis Airport.

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Book your Cleveland to Memphis bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 194+ hotels available in Memphis. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Cleveland Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs .

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