There are 4 ways to get from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign 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  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Champaign (CMI) BNA - CMI

$186 - $831

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Champaign, Il 1162

$53 - $127

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Carbondale 4700
  2. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Illini / ...

$61 - $156

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign 378.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is to fly which costs $180 - $850 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Nashville and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is 285 miles. The road distance is 378.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign. However, there are services departing from Nashville, Tn and arriving at Illini Union via Illinois Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Nashville, TN, USA and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, IL, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Nashville to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 13 h 35 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Champaign via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Nashville to Champaign via Reagan Washington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Nashville to Champaign via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Carbondale Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 Nashville, Tn to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130

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