There are 5 ways to get from Mankato to Nashville by bus, plane, train, 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

Bus, fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Nashville (BNA) MSP - BNA

$153 - $364

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the bus from St Paul, Mn to Chicago Amtrak, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Nashville, Tn

$108 - $270

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Nashville, Tn

$138 - $340

Bus, train, night bus  •  21 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Carbondale Amtrak
  4. Take the night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn

$145 - $330

Drive  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Mankato to Nashville 849.1 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mankato to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Mankato, MN and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Glumack Dr & Terminal 1/Lindbergh Upper, St Paul, Mn and Chicago Amtrak, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 5 min.

More details

The distance between Mankato and Nashville is 675 miles. The road distance is 849.1 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Mankato to Nashville without a car is to bus and train which takes 21 h 25 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Mankato to Nashville, including transfers.

More details

Mankato to Nashville bus services, operated by Land to Air Express, depart from Mankato, MN station.

More details

The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Nashville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

Search flights

Mankato to Nashville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Nashville, Tn station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to Nashville is 849 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 36 min to drive from Mankato to Nashville.

Get driving directions

Sun Country Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Nashville Airport.

Search flights

There are 540+ hotels available in Nashville. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Mankato to Nashville.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 674.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Mankato, MN, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

You can take a bus from Mankato to Nashville via MSP Airport, Glumack Dr & Terminal 1/Lindbergh Upper, Union Depot Station & Terminal, St Paul, Mn, and Chicago Amtrak, Il in around 22 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Carbondale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Bus operators
Land to Air Express
Website
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from St Paul, Mn to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from St Paul, MN to Chicago
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
megabus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.