There are 11 ways to get from Minnesota to Tennessee by plane, bus, 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

Fly Minneapolis to Knoxville  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Knoxville (TYS) MSP - TYS

$249 - $926

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago via Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN

$69 - $115

9 alternative options

Fly Minneapolis to Nashville  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Nashville (BNA) MSP - BNA

$132 - $334

Fly Minneapolis to Memphis, line 35 bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Memphis (MEM) MSP - MEM
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Bellevue Boulevard at South Parkway to Belz Boulevard at Third Street

$178 - $450

Fly Minneapolis to Chattanooga  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Chattanooga (CHA) MSP - CHA

$202 - $878

Fly Rochester to Chattanooga  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (RST) to Chattanooga (CHA) RST - CHA

$275 - $1,232

Fly Rochester to Knoxville  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (RST) to Knoxville (TYS) RST - TYS

$342 - $1,480

Bus Greyhound USA  •  19 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il 4909 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Nashville, Tn 1115 / ...

$92 - $233

Train, night bus  •  19 h 57 min

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

$119 - $293

Train, bus  •  20 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Nashville, Tn 1115 / ...

$112 - $303

Drive  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Nashville 887.3 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The distance between Minnesota and Tennessee is 1333 km. The road distance is 1420 km.

The cheapest way to get from Minnesota to Tennessee is to bus which costs $65 - $120 and takes 19 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Minnesota to Tennessee is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs $240 - $950.

No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to Tennessee. However, there are services departing from Hennepin Ave & Washington / 3rd St and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Minneapolis, Mn and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Minnesota to Tennessee, including transfers.

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

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Bloomington to Knoxville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Nashville via Hennepin Ave & 16th St, Minneapolis, Mn, and Chicago, Il in around 19 h 1 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Rochester, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Lansing, Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Chattanooga via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Chattanooga via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Chattanooga via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Bus operators
MATA Transit
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 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 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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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