Distance from Chicago, IL to Nashville, TN

Distance

468 mi

Time

8 hours 36 mins

Gas Cost

$34 - $67

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There are 397.51 miles from Chicago to Nashville in south direction and 468 miles (753.17 kilometers) by car, following the I-65 route.

Chicago and Nashville are 8 hours 36 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Nashville, TN. The halfway point is Jonesville, IN.

Chicago, IL and Nashville, TN are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 6:54 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 21.68 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Nashville, TN.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Nashville is $55.50.

During the route, an average car will release 424.77 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and Nashville, TN

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and Nashville, TN or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 39.115463 and -85.956215, or 39º 6' 55.6668" N, 85º 57' 22.374" W. This location is 234.15 miles away from Chicago, IL and Nashville, TN and it would take approximately 4 hours 18 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Jonesville, IN, situated 241.05 miles from Chicago, IL and 233.89 miles from Nashville, TN. It would take 4 hours 30 mins to go from Chicago to Jonesville and 4 hours 17 mins to go from Nashville to Jonesville.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Louisville, KY, and Indianapolis, IN.

Best Hotels In or Near Nashville, TN

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

Planning on renting a car to go from Chicago, IL to Nashville, TN? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Chicago, IL:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Chicago and Nashville

Chicago

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 57°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
34° 25° 41° 29° 50° 32° 46° 34° 42° 32°
6% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 18% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 278 degrees 10 229 degrees 13 212 degrees 15 307 degrees 6 293 degrees

Nashville

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 63°F on Tuesday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
47° 32° 54° 30° 61° 32° 62° 43° 53° 37°
6% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
7 7 degrees 1 0 degrees 4 191 degrees 5 301 degrees 6 349 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Chicago, IL and Nashville, TN in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 397.51 mi 639.73 km 345.43 nautical mi
Driving distance 468 mi 753.17 km 406.68 nautical mi

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