There are 7 ways to get from Nashville to Cape Girardeau by bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, taxi  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Vienna, Il 1158 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Vienna, Il to Cape Girardeau

$117 - $172

Cheapest option

Fly Nashville to Marion, drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Marion (MWA) BNA - MWA
  2. Drive from Marion to Cape Girardeau

$92 - $376

5 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Paducah, Ky  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Paducah, Ky
  2. Take the bus from Paducah, Ky to Vienna, Il
  3. Take a taxi from Vienna, Il to Cape Girardeau

$124 - $186

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Nashville to Cape Girardeau 215 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Nashville to Cape Girardeau  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Cape Girardeau (CGI) BNA - CGI

$194 - $828

Bus to Paducah, fly to Cape Girardeau  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Paducah, Ky
  2. Fly from Paducah (PAH) to Cape Girardeau (CGI) PAH - CGI

$148 - $538

Fly Nashville to St. Louis, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to St. Louis (STL) BNA - STL
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Cape Girardeau, Mo

$180 - $554

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nashville and Cape Girardeau is 172 miles. The road distance is 215 miles.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Cape Girardeau without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Nashville to Cape Girardeau, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nashville Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 13 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nashville to Cape Girardeau is 215 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive from Nashville to Cape Girardeau.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Nashville Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Cape Girardeau. Prices start at $74 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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Map of how to get from Nashville to Cape Girardeau.
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  • Distance: 171.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Nashville, TN, USA and Cape Girardeau, MO, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Nashville to Cape Girardeau every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Nashville to Marion via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Charlotte, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Reagan Washington, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Nashville to Marion via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Nashville to Marion via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare, Quincy
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paducah to Cape Girardeau
Ave. Duration
33 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Vienna, Il
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Paducah, Ky
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Paducah, Ky to Vienna, Il
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Cape Girardeau, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Vienna, Il to Cape Girardeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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