There are 6 ways to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge by plane, bus, train 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 Baton Rouge  •  5 h 17 min

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

$197 - $932

Cheapest option

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

4 alternative options

Fly to New Orleans, bus  •  5 h 16 min

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

$161 - $458

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  6 h 38 min

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

$188 - $845

Bus, train  •  18 h 5 min

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

$109 - $279

Drive  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Nashville to Baton Rouge 589.9 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $460 and takes 5 h 16 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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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Nashville to Baton Rouge, including transfers.

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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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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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Nashville to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Nashville to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Memphis Central Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 20 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
Hourly
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

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