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There are 12 ways to get from Tennessee to Texas by plane, tram, bus, night bus, train 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.

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Fly Memphis to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2h 7m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MEM - DFW

$185 - $808

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  20h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Texarkana, Ar 1511 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Texarkana, Ar to Houston, Tx 6489

$86 - $220

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Fly Memphis to Dallas  •  2h 15m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Dallas (DAL) MEM - DAL

$171 - $724

Fly Memphis to Houston Hobby Apt, line 800 tram  •  2h 56m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) MEM - HOU
  2. Take the line 800 tram from Magnolia Park Tc Wb to Theatre District Capitol Wb

$229 - $432

Fly Memphis to Houston  •  3h 6m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Houston (IAH) MEM - IAH

$196 - $422

Fly Nashville to Dallas  •  4h 3m

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Dallas (DAL) BNA - DAL

$208 - $708

Fly Chattanooga to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) CHA - DFW

$182 - $792

Bus, night bus via Dallas, Tx  •  20h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx 1511 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx 7219 / ...

$95 - $234

Bus, night bus via Longview, Tx  •  21h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Texarkana, Ar
  2. Take the night bus from Texarkana, Ar to Longview, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Longview Amtrak Station to Houston Amtrak Station

Bus  •  21h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx 1511 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx 6491 / ...

$95 - $234

Bus, train  •  24h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Station

$142 - $383

Drive  •  14h 3m

  1. Drive from Nashville to Houston 859.1 miles

$80 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Tennessee to Texas is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 14h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Tennessee to Texas is to fly which costs $180 - $850 and takes 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tennessee to Texas. However, there are services departing from Nashville, Tn and arriving at Houston, Tx via Texarkana, Ar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 5m.

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The distance between Tennessee and Texas is 811 miles. The road distance is 859.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Tennessee to Texas without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 20h 5m and costs $85 - $220.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Tennessee to Texas, including transfers.

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Tennessee to Texas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Nashville, Tn station.

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The best way to get from Tennessee to Texas is to fly which takes 2h 7m and costs $180 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $240 and takes 21h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Memphis Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Tennessee to Texas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Houston, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Tennessee to Texas.
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  • Distance: 811.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Tennessee, USA and Texas, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from New South Memphis to Arlington every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nashville to Houston via Dallas, Tx in around 21h 39m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Memphis to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Memphis to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Nashville to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dallas via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Dallas via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Flights from Memphis to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Chattanooga to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Chattanooga to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chattanooga to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Memphis to Houston
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Train operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Tram from Magnolia Park Tc Wb to Theatre District Capitol Wb
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
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
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
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 Nashville, Tn to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Night bus from Texarkana, Ar to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Night bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from Texarkana, Ar to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
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 Longview Amtrak Station to Houston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tennessee to Texas is 859 miles. It takes approximately 14h 3m to drive from Tennessee to Texas.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Memphis Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport.

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Book your Tennessee to Texas bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Tennessee to Memphis Airport is to taxi which takes 9m and costs $15 - $19.

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