There are 9 ways to get from Rochester to Nashville by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly Rochester to Nashville  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Nashville (BNA) ROC - BNA

$168 - $358

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Bus Barons Bus  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Nashville, Tn

$79 - $201

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Bus to Buffalo, fly to Nashville  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Nashville (BNA) BUF - BNA

$180 - $686

Train to Syracuse, fly to Nashville  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Syracuse
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Nashville (BNA) SYR - BNA

$213 - $566

Fly Rochester to Atlanta, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Atlanta (ATL) ROC - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Nashville, Tn

$133 - $774

Train, night bus, bus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Take the night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Nashville, Tn

$109 - $264

Train, bus  •  17 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Nashville, Tn 1537

$105 - $259

Bus  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Nashville, Tn 1537

$85 - $212

Drive  •  13 h

  1. Drive from Rochester to Nashville 777.6 miles

$75 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Buffalo, NY and Cincinnati, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 4 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Nashville is 690 miles. The road distance is 777.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Nashville without a car is to train and night bus and bus which takes 14 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Rochester to Nashville, including transfers.

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Rochester to Nashville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Rochester, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Nashville is to fly which takes 6 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rochester Airport to Nashville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 54 min and has one stopover.

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

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Nashville is 1 h behind Rochester. It is currently 12:29 PM in Rochester and 11:29 AM in Nashville.

Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Nashville is 778 miles. It takes approximately 13 h to drive from Rochester to Nashville.

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  • Distance: 689.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Rochester to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Nashville via Buffalo, Ny, Buffalo, NY, Cincinnati, OH, and Cincinnati, Oh in around 16 h 4 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Nashville via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Syracuse to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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 Rochester Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 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 - $310
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 Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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Air Canada, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Rochester Airport to Nashville Airport.

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Book your Rochester to Nashville bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Rochester Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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