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Journey Information

Detroit to Nashville coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£69.83
Shortest Duration11h 55m
Trips per day4
Coach lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Detroit to Nashville right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Detroit to Nashville?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £84.46 was the low point for coach fares from Detroit to Nashville. Coaches from Nashville to Detroit are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £84.46 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 6 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £10.84 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 17 hours and 33 minutes to cover the 471 miles (757 kilometers) from Detroit, MI to Nashville, TN. However, the fastest coach only takes 11 hours and 55 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Nashville at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Detroit?

The first coach leaves at 07:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from Detroit to Nashville, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Detroit to Nashville every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Detroit to Nashville; ticket prices start at £96.51.

What coach companies travel from Detroit to Nashville?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Detroit, Michigan to Nashville, Tennessee. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 4 coach trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound417h 43m£93.45
Tornado Bus112h 0m£96.46

Where does the coach leave from in Detroit?

Coaches to Nashville leave from multiple locations in Detroit, Michigan. These are the 3 most popular coach stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave
  • 1938 Campbell St

Where does the coach arrive in Nashville?

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Nashville, Tennessee:

  • Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S
  • 4031 Nolensville Pike

Price trends for coaches from Detroit to Nashville

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