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

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Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Nashville, Tn 1508
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky 1196 / ...

$47 - $115

3 alternative options

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Louisville, KY 0364

$87 - $122

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to Louisville 383.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Louisville (SDF) MEM - SDF

$183 - $955

What companies run services between Memphis, TN, USA and Louisville, KY, USA?

You can take a bus from Memphis to Louisville via Nashville, Tn in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Memphis to Louisville hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Memphis to Louisville?

The distance between Memphis and Louisville is 515 km. The road distance is 613 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Memphis to Louisville?

The cheapest way to get from Memphis to Louisville is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Memphis to Louisville?

The quickest way to get from Memphis to Louisville is to drive which takes 6 h 16 min and costs $35 - $55.

Is there a direct bus between Memphis and Louisville?

No, there is no direct bus from Memphis to Louisville. However, there are services departing from Memphis, Tn and arriving at Louisville, Ky via Nashville, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

How long does it take to get from Memphis to Louisville?

It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Memphis to Louisville, including transfers.