There are 7 ways to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Raleigh/Durham  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Memphis (MEM) RDU - MEM

$186 - $858

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  18 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, NC to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Memphis, TN

$77 - $112

5 alternative options

Train to Charlotte, fly  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Memphis (MEM) CLT - MEM

$189 - $496

Bus Greyhound USA  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Atlanta, Ga 1081
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Memphis, Tn 3861 / ...

$81 - $199

Bus, train  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Birmingham Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Memphis, Tn

$115 - $316

Train  •  31 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Memphis Central Station

$200 - $568

Drive  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Durham (Station) to Memphis 727.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis is to fly which costs $180 - $900 and takes 7 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Durham (Station) to Memphis. However, there are services departing from Durham, Nc and arriving at Memphis, Tn via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Durham (Station) to Memphis station. However, there are services departing from Durham Amtrak and arriving at Memphis Central Station via Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 44 min.

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The distance between Durham (Station) and Memphis is 632 miles. The road distance is 727.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 7 min and costs $80 - $200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis, including transfers.

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Durham (Station) to Memphis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Durham, Nc station.

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Durham (Station) to Memphis train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Durham Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis is to fly which takes 7 h 37 min and costs $180 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $200 and takes 16 h 7 min, you could also train, which costs $200 - $600 and takes 31 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Memphis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Durham (Station) to Memphis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Memphis, Tn station.

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Map of how to get from Durham (Station) to Memphis.
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  • Distance: 632.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

What companies run services between Durham (Station), NC, USA and Memphis, TN, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Durham (Station) to Memphis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Durham (Station) to Memphis via Atlanta, Ga in around 16 h 7 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
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 Durham Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 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
Train from Durham Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
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 Durham, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Durham, NC to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Memphis, TN
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
megabus.com

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