There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to Nashville by plane, train, bus 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 from Philadelphia  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Nashville (BNA) PHL - BNA

$135 - $395

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Chattanooga via Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Nashville, TN

$82 - $108

5 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Nashville (BNA) BWI - BNA

$221 - $670

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Nashville (BNA) DCA - BNA

$236 - $651

Train, bus NYTN Bus  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN

$145 - $340

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Nashville, Tn 1511 / ...

$103 - $266

Drive  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Nashville 800.4 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Nashville is to bus which costs $80 - $110 and takes 20 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Nashville is to fly which costs $130 - $400 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Nashville is 687 miles. The road distance is 800.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Philadelphia to Nashville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia and arriving at Nashville, TN via Chattanooga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Nashville via Chattanooga in around 20 h 27 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Nashville via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Nashville via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Nashville via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Nashville via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Bus operators
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
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 Charlottesville, Va to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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