There are 5 ways to get from Phoenix to Nashville by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Nashville (BNA) PHX - BNA

$169 - $449

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Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  36 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn 1508 / ...

$166 - $420

3 alternative options

Bus  •  39 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to St Louis, Mo 1342 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn 1163 / ...

$176 - $436

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Benson
  2. Take the train from Benson Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn

$290 - $840

Drive  •  26 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Nashville 1689.7 miles

$160 - $240

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 11 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and Nashville is 1451 miles. The road distance is 1689.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Nashville without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Phoenix to Nashville, including transfers.

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Phoenix to Nashville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Phoenix, Az station.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Nashville is to fly which takes 5 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 36 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Nashville Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 5 min.

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Phoenix to Nashville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Nashville, Tn station.

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Nashville is 1 h ahead of Phoenix. It is currently 8:35 PM in Phoenix and 10:35 PM in Nashville.

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Nashville is 1690 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 13 min to drive from Phoenix to Nashville.

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  • Distance: 1451.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Phoenix to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Nashville via Dallas, Tx in around 36 h 11 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Austin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Benson Amtrak to St. Louis Gateway Station
Ave. Duration
44 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,300
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $250
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Phoenix, Az to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
33 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $230
Flexible
$270 - $360
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Benson
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Phoenix Airport to Nashville Airport.

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