There are 6 ways to get from Purdue University to Nashville by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Nashville, Tn 1115 / ...

$44 - $106

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Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Purdue University to Nashville 355.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Indianapolis  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Nashville (BNA) IND - BNA

$185 - $475

Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Nashville (BNA) ORD - BNA

$198 - $508

Bus to Chicago Midway, fly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Nashville (BNA) MDW - BNA

$189 - $671

Bus to Covington, fly  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Nashville (BNA) CVG - BNA

$181 - $876

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The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to Nashville is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purdue University to Nashville is to bus which costs $40 - $110 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Purdue University and Nashville is 296 miles. The road distance is 355.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Nashville without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 29 min and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Purdue University to Nashville, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Nashville is to bus which takes 5 h 29 min and costs $40 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $180 - $480 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Nashville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Nashville is 1 h behind Purdue University. It is currently 5:03 AM in Purdue University and 4:03 AM in Nashville.

Yes, the driving distance between Purdue University to Nashville is 356 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to drive from Purdue University to Nashville.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Nashville Airport.

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Map of how to get from Purdue University to Nashville.
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  • Distance: 296.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Purdue University, IN, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Purdue University to Nashville every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Amtrak also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Purdue University to Nashville hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nashville via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Covington to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 Lafayette to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
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
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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