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Cheap bus tickets from Chicago to Nashville, TN

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Cheapest

$68

Average

$80

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Chicago to Nashville, TN will cost around $ 80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 68.

Greyhound
03:30AMChicago10h55 02:25PMNashville, TN
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$681One-way
Greyhound
02:30AMChicago10h55 01:25PMNashville, TN
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$921One-way

Bus schedule from Chicago to Nashville, TN

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Greyhound
02:30AMChicago10h55 01:25PMNashville, TN
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Greyhound
03:30AMChicago10h55 02:25PMNashville, TN
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Sun
May 22
$68Greyhound
$69skywest airlines
Mon
May 23
$89Greyhound
$303United
Tue
May 24
$70Greyhound
$75United
Wed
May 25
$90Greyhound
$178United
Thu
May 26
$65Greyhound
$95envoy air
Fri
May 27
$74Greyhound
$178skywest airlines
Sat
May 28
$80Greyhound
$179United

Bus times from Chicago to Nashville, TN

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Fastest Journey

10 h 55 m

Average

10 h 55 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

636 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Chicago for Nashville, TN every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 636 km distance in an average of 10 h 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 10 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 10 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Greyhound
03:30AMChicago10h55 02:25PMNashville, TN
0 changes
$681One-way
Greyhound
02:30AMChicago10h55 01:25PMNashville, TN
0 changes
$921One-way

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Overview: Bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN

distanceDistance394 miles (636 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$113 (€101)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersAmtrak or Greyhound

Buses from Chicago to Nashville, TN cover the 394 miles (636 km) long route taking on average 10 h 50 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Greyhound. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $113 (€101), but the average price of bus tickets is $113 (€101).

Bus providers: Amtrak from Chicago to Nashville, TN

Travel to Nashville, TN from Chicago from $113 (€101) with Omio’s bus partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak buses running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by bus across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next bus journey between Chicago and Nashville, TN.

  • Average Price: $113

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FAQs

How much do cheap buses from Chicago to Nashville, TN cost?

Bus tickets between Chicago and Nashville, TN for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $113 (€101)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is the bus between Chicago and Nashville, TN on average?

If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Chicago to Nashville, TN bus to cost on average $113 (€101)  one way.

How far is it from Chicago to Nashville, TN by bus?

The bus distance from Chicago to Nashville, TN is around 394 miles (636 km).

How many hours is the bus time between Chicago and Nashville, TN?

The Chicago to Nashville, TN bus duration is on average 10 h 50 min, which is to be expected when traveling 394 miles (636 km) to Nashville, TN from Chicago. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Chicago to Nashville, TN?

For the route from Chicago to Nashville, TN you can take a bus with Amtrak or Greyhound. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services between Chicago and Nashville, TN on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Can I find a direct bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN?

Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day between Chicago and Nashville, TN. If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Amtrak. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.

How many buses per day are there from Chicago to Nashville, TN?

The average number of buses departing Chicago for Nashville, TN is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first bus depart from Chicago to Nashville, TN? When does the last bus depart from Chicago to Nashville, TN?

You can take the first bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN at 2: 45 PM. The last bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN that you can take departs at 10: 55 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Chicago to Nashville, TN schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Chicago to Nashville, TN to get the best deals?

If you purchase a bus ticket from Chicago to Nashville, TN within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $113 (€101) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Chicago to Nashville, TN are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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