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Chicago to Nashville bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration10h 0m
Trips per day14
bus carriers4
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How to book cheap Chicago to Nashville bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Chicago to Nashville is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to Nashville were $35.38. By booking 11 days out, tickets are on average $38.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Chicago to Nashville?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Nashville by bus is usually around 11:00 PM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Around 8:00 PM on Monday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Chicago to Nashville has the most daily schedules

On average there are 14 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Chicago to Nashville, with an average of 8 trips per day and 175 monthly trips. 4 bus carriers serve the route from Chicago to Nashville. Of the 14 trips there are 9 trips that are direct connections to Nashville.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Chicago to Nashville starts at $90.00.

4 carriers offer Chicago to Nashville bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Chicago to Nashville from $37.00. There are 8 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Chicago to Nashville and you can expect on average to pay $50.24 for a Greyhound ticket to Nashville. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to Nashville from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and one other station. In Nashville, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S,

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Nashville takes 10 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Nashville in 10 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $53.02 for a weekend trip to Nashville.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
10h 48m
Avg. Price
$50.24

Megabus

Book Megabus from Chicago to Nashville from $1.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Megabus from Chicago to Nashville and you can expect on average to pay $33.27 for a Megabus ticket to Nashville. In Chicago, Megabus departs to Nashville from W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St, In Nashville, Megabus arrives at 5th Ave N & Gay St,

An average trip on Megabus from Chicago to Nashville takes 9 hours and 51 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $35.80 for a weekend trip to Nashville.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
9h 51m
Avg. Price
$33.27

Miller Transportation

Book Miller Transportation from Chicago to Nashville from $39.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Miller Transportation from Chicago to Nashville and you can expect on average to pay $44.94 for a Miller Transportation ticket to Nashville. In Chicago, Miller Transportation departs to Nashville from Dan Ryan Bus Station and one other station. In Nashville, Miller Transportation arrives at Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S,

An average trip on Miller Transportation from Chicago to Nashville takes 11 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available Miller Transportation trip will get you to Nashville in 10 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Miller Transportation offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $46.83 for a weekend trip to Nashville.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
11h 29m
Avg. Price
$44.94

Amtrak Thruway

Book Amtrak Thruway from Chicago to Nashville from $100.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Amtrak Thruway from Chicago to Nashville and you can expect on average to pay $100.00 for a Amtrak Thruway ticket to Nashville. In Chicago, Amtrak Thruway departs to Nashville from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, In Nashville, Amtrak Thruway arrives at Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S,

An average trip on Amtrak Thruway from Chicago to Nashville takes 11 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Thruway trip will get you to Nashville in 10 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Thruway offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $100.00 for a weekend trip to Nashville.

Restroom
Loyalty rewards
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
11h 12m
Avg. Price
$100.00

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Nashville will depart from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station, W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St, Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
Bus trips arrive in Nashville at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S, 5th Ave N & Gay St are the main bus stations in Nashville for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S
  • 5th Ave N & Gay St