How far is Nashville from Memphis?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Nashville and Memphis is 196.25 miles (315.83 km).

Flight distance from Nashville, TN to Memphis, TN is 196.25 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 25 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 23 minutes to travel from Nashville to Memphis with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Nashville, Tennessee to Memphis, Tennessee is: 212.35 miles (341.75 km) by car.

Driving from Nashville to Memphis will take approximately 03 hours 12 minutes.

Memphis image
#1 Nashville

Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee

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

County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States

Population 649705
GPS Coordinates 35°8'58"N 90°2'56"W
Latitude 35.1495300
Longitude -90.0489800
Altitude 78
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Nashville and Memphis

The distance between Nashville and Memphis is 342 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 47 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.

There is no time difference between Nashville and Memphis. The current time is 13:41:30.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 07 hours 04 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 18 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 14 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 32 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 02 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 49 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 38 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 28.37 liters (7.49 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Nashville and Memphis.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Nashville to Memphis is $23.86 (diesel $25.36).

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 per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.184 (Diesel $3.385) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 27, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Nashville and Memphis (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

Memphis image

Driving distance from Bartlett, TN to Nashville 200.42 miles (323 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Brentwood, TN to Nashville 173.95 miles (280 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Chattanooga, TN to Nashville 133.05 miles (214 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Clarksville, TN to Nashville 50.51 miles (81 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Cleveland, TN to Nashville 162.64 miles (262 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Collierville, TN to Nashville 202.83 miles (326 km)

Driving distance from East Chattanooga, TN to Nashville 138.07 miles (222 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Franklin, TN to Nashville 22.05 miles (35 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Gallatin, TN to Nashville 29.24 miles (47 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Hendersonville, TN to Nashville 17.68 miles (28 km)

Memphis image

Driving distance from Jackson, TN to Nashville 129.35 miles (208 km)

Driving distance from Johnson, TN to Nashville 162.6 miles (262 km)

Gas Cost Calculator

Find hotel in