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There are 5 ways to get from Shelbyville to Nashville by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shelbyville to Louisville, Ky
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn 1123

$107 - $155

Cheapest option

Line 31 bus, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 31 bus from Middletown Station @ Target to S 3rd @ Chestnut 31 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Nashville, TN

$70 - $93

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Nashville, TN 8255

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Shelbyville to Nashville 197.4 miles

$19 - $28

Taxi, fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shelbyville to Louisville
  2. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Nashville (BNA) SDF - BNA

$236 - $951

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The cheapest way to get from Shelbyville to Nashville is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shelbyville to Nashville is to taxi and bus which costs $100 - $160 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Shelbyville and Nashville is 166 miles. The road distance is 197.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Shelbyville to Nashville without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs $100 - $160.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Shelbyville to Nashville, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Louisville Airport to Nashville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Nashville is 1 h behind Shelbyville. It is currently 7:55 PM in Shelbyville and 6:55 PM in Nashville.

Yes, the driving distance between Shelbyville to Nashville is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to drive from Shelbyville to Nashville.

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

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There are 556+ hotels available in Nashville. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shelbyville to Nashville.
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  • Distance: 166.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Shelbyville, KY, USA and Nashville, TN, USA?

You can take a bus from Shelbyville to Nashville via Middletown Station @ Target, S 3rd @ Chestnut, and Louisville, KY in around 5 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
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 Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shelbyville to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100

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