How far is Decatur, TN from Nashville, TN?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Decatur and Nashville is 120.41 miles (193.79 km).

Flight distance from Decatur, TN to Nashville, TN is 120.41 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 17 minutes to travel from Decatur to Nashville with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Decatur, Tennessee to Nashville, Tennessee is: 161.44 miles (259.81 km) by car.

Driving from Decatur to Nashville will take approximately 02 hours 46 minutes.

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#1 Decatur

Human settlement in Meigs County, Tennessee, United States of America

Population 1663
GPS Coordinates 35°30'53"N 84°47'25"W
Latitude 35.5147900
Longitude -84.7902200
Altitude 237
Country United States
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#2 Nashville

The twenty-second most populous city in the United States and the center of the Nashville metropolitan area. It is located on the Cumberland River in central Tennessee. Nashville is a major center for the music industry and is home to the Grand Ole Opry.

Population 684410
GPS Coordinates 36°9'57"N 86°47'4"W
Latitude 36.1658900
Longitude -86.7844400
Altitude 170
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Decatur and Nashville

The distance between Decatur and Nashville is 260 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 53 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

Please keep in mind that there is a 1 hour time gap between Decatur, TN and Nashville, TN. The current time in Decatur is 11:31:29, although it is 10:31:29 in Nashville.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 22 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 02 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 13 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 41 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 18 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 09 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 00 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 21.56 liters (5.7 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Decatur and Nashville.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Decatur to Nashville is $18.87 (diesel $24.39).

Tennessee gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.31 $3.7 $4.07 $4.28
Total $18.87 $21.09 $23.16 $24.39

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in Tennessee ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.313 (Diesel $4.281) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 01, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Decatur and Nashville (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Chattanooga, TN to Decatur 52.47 miles (84 km)

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Driving distance from Clarksville, TN to Decatur 209.24 miles (337 km)

Driving distance from East Chattanooga, TN to Decatur 42.57 miles (69 km)

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Driving distance from Franklin, TN to Decatur 165.52 miles (266 km)

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Driving distance from Knoxville, TN to Decatur 66.24 miles (107 km)

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Driving distance from Memphis, TN to Decatur 373.32 miles (601 km)

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Driving distance from Murfreesboro, TN to Decatur 121.67 miles (196 km)

Driving distance from New South Memphis, TN to Decatur 375.92 miles (605 km)

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