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Journey Information

Dallas to Nashville bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$49.00
Shortest Duration11h 25m
Trips per day5
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Dallas 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 bus 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, bus 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 bus ticket from Dallas to Nashville?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $58.00 was the low point for bus fares from Dallas to Nashville. Buses from Nashville to Dallas are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $58.00 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 bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 26 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $86.89 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 17 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 616 miles (992 kilometers) from Dallas, TX to Nashville, TN. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours and 25.2 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Nashville, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Dallas?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Dallas to Nashville, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Dallas to Nashville every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Dallas to Nashville; ticket prices start at $165.00.

What bus companies travel from Dallas to Nashville?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound417h 43m$88.57
Tornado Bus111h 26m$178.44

Where does the bus leave from in Dallas?

Dallas, Texas has two bus stations with service to Nashville, Tennessee:

  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St
  • Tornado Bus Station - 8630 E RL Thornton Fwy

Where does the bus arrive in Nashville?

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

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

Price trends for buses from Dallas to Nashville

Average prices by travel date

$105$70$35JanFeb

Monthly average prices

$150$120$90$60$30FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$150$120$90$60$303020100

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Dallas, TX to Nashville, TN
5.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
James N.
5.0
September 23, 2019Business
Pros
On time and very educational.On time and very educational.
Cons
Everything professionally.Everything professionally.
Tips
Go Greyhound and leaving the driving to us 😊Go Greyhound and leaving the driving to us 😊

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