There are 6 ways to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Baton Rouge  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Baton Rouge (BTR) BNA - BTR

$198 - $933

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Memphis, Tn 1511 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Baton Rouge, La 1209

$66 - $170

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Fly to New Orleans, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to New Orleans (MSY) BNA - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$162 - $459

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Lafayette (LFT) BNA - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La

$189 - $846

Bus, train  •  15 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$96 - $258

Drive  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Nashville to Baton Rouge 589.9 miles

$55 - $85

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No, there is no direct bus from Nashville to Baton Rouge. However, there are services departing from Nashville, Tn and arriving at Baton Rouge, La via Memphis, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between Nashville and Baton Rouge is 471 miles. The road distance is 589.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge, including transfers.

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Nashville to Baton Rouge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Nashville, Tn station.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Nashville Airport to Baton Rouge Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Nashville to Baton Rouge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baton Rouge, La station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nashville to Baton Rouge is 590 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to drive from Nashville to Baton Rouge.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Nashville Airport to Baton Rouge Airport.

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  • Distance: 471.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Nashville, TN, USA and Baton Rouge, LA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Nashville to Baton Rouge hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Memphis, Tn in around 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Nashville to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Nashville to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Nashville to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65

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Book your Nashville to Baton Rouge bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Baton Rouge. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Nashville Airport is to line 18 bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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