There are 10 ways to get from Texas to Tennessee by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Memphis  •  1 h 51 min

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

$218 - $908

Cheapest option

Bus via Texarkana, Ar  •  17 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Texarkana, Ar 6440
  2. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Nashville, Tn 1510 / ...

$89 - $224

8 alternative options

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Memphis (MEM) HOU - MEM

$235 - $446

Fly Houston to Memphis  •  3 h 35 min

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

$196 - $422

Fly Dallas to Memphis  •  3 h 1 min

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

$190 - $824

Fly Dallas to Nashville  •  4 h 11 min

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

$214 - $714

Fly Austin to Nashville  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Nashville (BNA) AUS - BNA

$209 - $412

Bus  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7216 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn 1510 / ...

$93 - $237

Train, bus  •  21 h 41 min

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

$140 - $382

Drive  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Nashville 858.5 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Texas to Tennessee is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 14 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Texas to Tennessee is to fly which costs $210 - $950 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Texas to Tennessee. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Nashville, Tn via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 13 min.

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The distance between Texas and Tennessee is 811 miles. The road distance is 858.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Texas to Tennessee without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 13 min and costs $90 - $240.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Texas to Tennessee, including transfers.

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Texas to Tennessee bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Texas to Tennessee is to fly which takes 1 h 51 min and costs $210 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $240 and takes 17 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Texas to Tennessee.
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  • Distance: 811.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Arlington to New South Memphis every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Nashville via Dallas, Tx in around 17 h 13 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dallas to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Dallas to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Austin to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Austin to Nashville via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Austin to Nashville via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Austin to Nashville via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Austin to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Flights from Houston to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Austin to Nashville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Houston to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
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 Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
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
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
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
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 Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Houston, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Texarkana, Ar to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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