Travel from Washington to Nashville

Bus or fly from Washington to Nashville?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Washington to Nashville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Nashville via Knoxville and Knoxville, TN in around 12 hours 35 minutes.

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How to get from Washington to Nashville

ModeDurationPrice
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Nashville airport, then bus to Nashville.4 h 15 min$251
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Wiehle-Reston East Station, bus to Washington Dulles airport, fly to Nashville airport, then bus to Nashville.4 h 56 min$248
From Washington Union Station Amtrak train to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, bus to Baltimore airport, fly to Nashville airport, then bus to Nashville.4 h 25 min$357
From Washington Megabus to Knoxville, walk to Knoxville, TN, then bus to Nashville, TN.12 h 35 min$92
From Washington Union Station Amtrak train to Charlottesville Amtrak, walk to Charlottesville, VA, then bus to Nashville, TN.14 h 18 min$159
From Washington Union Station Amtrak train to Campbell Court, bus to Christiansburg, Megabus to Knoxville, walk to Knoxville, TN, then bus to Nashville, TN.14 h 52 min$203
From Washington, DC bus to Richmond then bus to Nashville, TN.15 h 30 min$161
From Washington drive to Nashville.11 h 5 min$80

How long does it take to get from Washington to Nashville?

It takes approximately 4 hours 15 minutes to get from Washington to Nashville, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Nashville?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Nashville. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Nashville, TN via Knoxville, TN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 hours 35 minutes.

Operators from Washington to Nashville

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Metro Washington DCMetro Washington DC
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
DeltaDelta
Nashville MTANashville MTA
MWAA+1(703) 417-8600MWAA
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Air CanadaAir Canada
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
BWI Airport ShuttleBWI Airport Shuttle
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Amtrak Northeast Regional+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Northeast Regional
Valley Metro RoanokeValley Metro Roanoke