How to get from Nashville to Cincinnati

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Recommended option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. 1156 / ...

$34 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. 1504 / ...

$30 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus via Nashville, Tn  •  6 h 2 min

  1. 1196 / ...
  2. 1156 / ...

$39 - $93

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. 277.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly to Covington  •  3 h 46 min

  1. BNA - CVG

$128 - $708

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. BNA - DAY

$182 - $812

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. BNA - CMH

$174 - $751

What companies run services between Nashville, TN, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Nashville to Cincinnati via Louisville, KY and Louisville, Ky in around 5 h 39 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Nashville to Cincinnati 6 times a week.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Nashville to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nashville and Cincinnati is 385 km. The road distance is 444 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nashville to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Nashville to Cincinnati is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $120 - $750.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nashville, Tn and arriving at Cincinnati, Oh. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Nashville to Cincinnati, including transfers.