Directions from Ottawa to Nashville

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Recommended option

Fly to Nashville  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Nashville (BNA) YOW - BNA

$201 - $811

Cheapest option

Bus via Cincinnati, Oh  •  26 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Nashville, Tn

$104 - $287

5 alternative options

Fly to Chattanooga, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Chattanooga (CHA) YOW - CHA
  2. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn

$212 - $1,348

Train, bus  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Nashville, Tn

$137 - $418

Bus  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Nashville, Tn

$105 - $327

Train, night bus  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
  5. Take the night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn

$189 - $518

Drive  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Nashville 1041.5 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Nashville is 1386 km. The road distance is 1666 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Nashville is to drive which costs $170 - $260 and takes 17 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Nashville is to fly which takes 7 h 19 min and costs $250 - $1,100.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Toronto, On and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Ottawa to Nashville, including transfers.

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Nashville, TN, USA?

Air Canada, Delta and three other airlines fly from Ottawa to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Nashville via Toronto, ON, Toronto, On, and Detroit, Mi in around 22 h 42 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Chattanooga via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Chattanooga via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Chattanooga via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Chattanooga via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Chattanooga via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Nashville via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $70
Standard Fare
$55 - $85
Refundable
$60 - $95

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