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Memphis to Nashville Bus

Traveling from Memphis to Nashville by bus is an affordable and comfortable option to discover the music and culture of the southern United States. The distance between both cities is approximately 210 miles, and the travel time by direct bus is around 4 hours.

In Memphis, the main bus terminal for intercity trips is the Memphis Greyhound Bus Station, located in the downtown area, within walking distance of Memphis International Airport. The station provides access to the Memphis metro system.

You can also depart from West Memphis Tornado Bus Station, about 15 minutes from downtown Memphis.

In Nashville, the main bus terminal is the Nashville Greyhound Bus Station, open 24 hours and situated in the heart of the city, near the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The station has bus and taxi stops. You can also reach the Tornado Bus station in Nashville, located in the southern part of the city.

Nashville is known as the “Music City USA” due to its significant contribution to country music. It’s a vibrant destination with a rich musical history. The city is home to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, the Grand Ole Opry, and numerous live music venues. Besides music, Nashville offers a wide variety of attractions, including museums, parks, restaurants, and shops.

Memphis to Nashville by Bus: Schedule and Ticket Prices

The price of a bus ticket from Memphis to Nashville ranges from $45 to $120. Direct buses operate 2 to 4 times daily, departing from 00:35 to 17:10. The travel time on a direct bus is 3 hours and 45 minutes to 4 hours.

The bus companies offering this service are Greyhound and Tornado Bus. We recommend comparing prices and schedules on the companies’ websites before booking your ticket.

Where to Buy Tickets

You can purchase your bus ticket from Memphis to Nashville at:

We recommend comparing prices and services offered by each bus company so you can choose the one that best suits your needs. Additionally, booking your tickets in advance can help you get better prices.

CompanyDeparture SchedulesArrival Schedules


Ticket price: 45 USD


Memphis Bus Station

00:35, 4:40, 13:00, 17:10

Nashville Bus Station

4:25, 8:25, 17:00, 21:15

Tornado Bus

Ticket price: 120 USD


West Memphis Station


Nashville Tornado Bus Station


* The cost of tickets may vary depending on the season.

The information is subject to change without prior notice.

Bus terminals from Memphis, TN to Nashville, TN