There are 6 ways to get from Omaha to Memphis 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 Memphis  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Memphis (MEM) OMA - MEM

$214 - $1,104

Cheapest option

Bus via Kansas City, Mo  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Memphis, Tn

$102 - $209

4 alternative options

Fly to Little Rock, bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Little Rock (LIT) OMA - LIT
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Memphis, Tn

$236 - $952

Bus  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Burlington, IA
  2. Take the bus from Burlington, IA to St Louis, MO
  3. Take the bus from St. Louis to Memphis, TN

$123 - $211

Train  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station City Of New Orleans

$151 - $424

Drive  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Omaha to Memphis 704.3 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Omaha to Memphis is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Omaha to Memphis is to fly which costs $210 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Omaha to Memphis. However, there are services departing from Omaha, NE and arriving at Memphis, Tn via Kansas City, Mo and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Omaha to Memphis station. However, there are services departing from Omaha Amtrak and arriving at Memphis Central Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 58 min.

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The distance between Omaha and Memphis is 532 miles. The road distance is 704.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Omaha to Memphis without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 28 min and costs $100 - $210.

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Omaha to Memphis, including transfers.

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Omaha to Memphis bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Omaha, NE station.

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Map of how to get from Omaha to Memphis.
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  • Distance: 532.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

What companies run services between Omaha, NE, USA and Memphis, TN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Omaha to Memphis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Omaha to Memphis via Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, Mo, and St Louis, Mo in around 15 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Omaha to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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 Little Rock, Ar to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Burlington, IA
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Burlington, IA to St Louis, MO
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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