There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Nashville by plane, train, bus, night 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 from Los Angeles  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Nashville (BNA) LAX - BNA

$174 - $566

7 alternative options

Fly from Burbank  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Nashville (BNA) BUR - BNA

$233 - $715

Train to San Diego, fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Nashville (BNA) SAN - BNA

$203 - $565

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  42 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx 1408
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn 1510 / ...

$198 - $502

Train, bus, night bus  •  45 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn

$289 - $823

Bus  •  46 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to St Louis, Mo 1684 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn 1163 / ...

$210 - $523

Train, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn 1163 / ...

$337 - $978

Drive  •  31 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Nashville 2013.6 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Nashville is to drive which costs $190 - $290 and takes 31 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Nashville is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Nashville is 1787 miles. The road distance is 2013.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Los Angeles to Nashville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Nashville via Dallas, Tx in around 42 h 23 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Burbank to Nashville via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Nashville via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Nashville via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Nashville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Nashville via Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Nashville via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Nashville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Nashville via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to Nashville via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Nashville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$300 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $900
Room
$1,100 - $1,600
Bus operators
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 Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
40 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $290
Flexible
$340 - $440

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