Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Atlanta to Memphis. If you're planning a road trip to Memphis, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Atlanta and Memphis. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
8:00 am start in Atlanta
drive for about 50 minutes
8:50 am Carrollton
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 9:50 am
drive for about 1.5 hours
11:08 am Talladega Superspeedway
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:08 pm
drive for about 1 hour
1:09 pm Birmingham (Alabama)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:09 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours
3:30 pm Hamilton (Alabama)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:30 pm
drive for about 57 minutes
5:28 pm Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 6:28 pm
drive for about 2 hours
8:17 pm Germantown (Tennessee)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 9:17 pm
drive for about 28 minutes
driving ≈ 7.5 hours
Your starting point is Atlanta, Georgia.
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Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Talladega Superspeedway (3 mentions)
Birmingham (Alabama) (31 answers)
questions about Birmingham (Alabama):
Entertainment for a large group of customers in Birmingham?
locate a good breakfast or coffee shop on the west side of Birmingham
Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
Germantown (Tennessee) (2 answers)
Your final destination is Memphis, Tennessee.
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Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Memphis.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Peabody Hotel, which was mentioned 12 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Central BBQ, which was mentioned 10 times.
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