There are 6 ways to get from Michigan to Tennessee by plane, taxi, 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 to Chattanooga  •  3 h 20 min

  1. DTW - CHA

$215 - $992

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. 1105

$50 - $140

4 alternative options

Fly to Knoxville  •  3 h 12 min

  1. DTW - TYS

$272 - $790

Fly to Nashville  •  3 h 52 min

  1. DTW - BNA

$155 - $628

Taxi, fly to Memphis, line 35 bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. DTW - MEM

$171 - $774

Drive  •  9 h 2 min

  1. 537.1 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Michigan, USA and Tennessee, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from Livonia to East Chattanooga every 2 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Detroit to Nashville hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Chattanooga via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Memphis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Bus operators
MATA Transit
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Other operators
Taxi from Livonia to Michigan & Middlebelt
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Michigan and Tennessee is 883 km. The road distance is 859 km.

The cheapest way to get from Michigan to Tennessee is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Michigan to Tennessee is to fly which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $270 - $800.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Nashville, Tn. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Michigan to Tennessee, including transfers.