Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL bus

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Cheap bus tickets from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Greyhound
03:50PM12h50
Nashville, TN
04:40AMChicago, IL
$581One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
02:20PM13h20
Nashville, TN
03:40AMChicago, IL
$811One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:59AM11h16
Nashville, TN
05:15PMChicago, IL
$911One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:15AM9h25
Nashville, TN
01:40PMChicago, IL
$1521One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL

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Greyhound
03:50PM12h50
Nashville, TN
04:40AMChicago, IL
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:59AM11h16
Nashville, TN
05:15PMChicago, IL
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:15AM9h25
Nashville, TN
01:40PMChicago, IL
0 transfers
Greyhound
02:20PM13h20
Nashville, TN
03:40AMChicago, IL
0 transfers

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Bus times from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL

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Fastest Journey

9 h 25 m

Average

11 h 42 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

636 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Nashville, TN for Chicago, IL every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
04:15AM9h25
Nashville, TN
01:40PMChicago, IL
$1521One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:59AM11h16
Nashville, TN
05:15PMChicago, IL
$911One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
03:50PM12h50
Nashville, TN
04:40AMChicago, IL
$581One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
02:20PM13h20
Nashville, TN
03:40AMChicago, IL
$811One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL

distanceDistance394 miles (636 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$88 (€75)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesAmtrak, Greyhound or FlixBus

Buses from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL cover the 394 miles (636 km) long route taking on average 9 h 25 min with our travel partners like Amtrak, Greyhound or FlixBus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $59 (€51), but the average price of bus tickets is $88 (€75).

Bus companies: Amtrak, Greyhound and FlixBus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL

Find the best buses between Nashville, TN and Chicago, IL with Omio's travel partners Amtrak, Greyhound and FlixBus from $59 (€51). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL bus information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $151
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Bus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL

FAQs: Take the bus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL.
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Cheap bus tickets from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL can start from as little as $59 (€51) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL is $88 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL bus time is 9 h 25 min   covering the 394 mile (636 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL leaves at 4: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL leaves at 3: 50 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL without having to change trains with Amtrak, Greyhound or FlixBus. There are 4 direct buses from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL bus with Amtrak, Greyhound or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey between Nashville, TN and Chicago, IL as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The cheapest month for a bus from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL is December.
You have options as you can travel from Nashville, TN to Chicago, IL 2 different ways: bus or flight.

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