There are 7 ways to get from Nashville to Gulf Shores by plane, taxi, car, bus or night bus

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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Fly to Pensacola, taxi  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Pensacola (PNS) BNA - PNS
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores

$286 - $1,086

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Fly to Valparaiso, drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Valparaiso (VPS) BNA - VPS
  2. Drive from Valparaiso to Gulf Shores

$154 - $448

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Fly to Mobile, drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Mobile (MOB) BNA - MOB
  2. Drive from Mobile to Gulf Shores

$182 - $915

Bus, taxi  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, TN to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile, Al to Gulf Shores

$203 - $298

Night bus, bus, taxi  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Mobile, Al
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile, Al to Gulf Shores

$194 - $301

Bus, taxi via Nashville, Tn  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile, Al to Gulf Shores

$204 - $329

Drive  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Nashville to Gulf Shores 470.3 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Nashville to Gulf Shores is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nashville to Gulf Shores is to fly and taxi which costs $280 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Nashville and Gulf Shores is 415 miles. The road distance is 470.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Gulf Shores without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 11 h 49 min and costs $200 - $300.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Nashville to Gulf Shores, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nashville Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nashville to Gulf Shores is 470 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to drive from Nashville to Gulf Shores.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Nashville Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 2991+ hotels available in Gulf Shores. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Nashville Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $7.

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Map of how to get from Nashville to Gulf Shores.
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  • Distance: 414.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Nashville, TN, USA and Gulf Shores, AL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Nashville to Gulf Shores. However, you can take the bus to Nashville International Airport, take the walk to Nashville airport, fly to Pensacola, then take the taxi to Gulf Shores. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Nashville International Airport, take the walk to Nashville airport, fly to Mobile, then take the drive to Gulf Shores.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Nashville to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Mobile via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Nashville to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Mobile via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Nashville to Mobile via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Nashville to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Bus operators
Megabus
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 Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Choice Taxi
Phone
+1 850-529-1806
Website
mychoicetaxi.com
Able Shuttle and Taxi
Phone
+1 850-607-0209
Website
pensacolaairportshuttle.co

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