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There are 10 ways to get from Texas to Tennessee by plane, tram, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Memphis  •  1h 48m

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

$218 - $908

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Bus via Longview, Tx  •  19h 20m

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

$70 - $176

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Fly Dallas to Memphis  •  3h 6m

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

$191 - $825

Line 800 tram to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to Memphis  •  3h 36m

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

$228 - $432

Fly Houston to Memphis  •  3h 38m

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

$196 - $422

Fly Dallas to Nashville  •  4h 15m

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

$208 - $708

Bus  •  18h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Texarkana, Ar 6440
  2. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Nashville, Tn 1508 / ...

$89 - $224

Night bus, bus  •  18h 45m

  1. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7200 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn 1508 / ...

$93 - $237

Train, bus  •  22h 15m

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

$140 - $382

Drive  •  14h 2m

  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 14h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Texas to Tennessee is to fly which costs $210 - $950 and takes 1h 48m.

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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 Texarkana, Ar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 25m.

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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 18h 25m and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m 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 1h 48m and costs $210 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $230 and takes 18h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Memphis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 21m.

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

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Map of how to get from Texas to Tennessee.
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  • Distance: 811.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 48m

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

American Airlines flies from Arlington to New South Memphis every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Nashville via Texarkana, Ar in around 18h 25m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dallas to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Dallas to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Flights from Houston to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Train operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Tram from Theatre District Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
Ave. Duration
21m
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 Houston Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
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 Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
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 Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Texarkana, Ar to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Night bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Longview, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Houston Amtrak Station to Longview Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Texas to Tennessee is 859 miles. It takes approximately 14h 2m to drive from Texas to Tennessee.

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American Airlines offers flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Memphis Airport.

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

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There are 34+ hotels available in Tennessee. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Texas to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17m and costs $30 - $40.

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