Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Nashville to Memphis. If you're planning a road trip to Memphis, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
9:00 am start in Nashville
drive for about 35 minutes
9:35 am Fairview (Tennessee)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 10:35 am
drive for about 53 minutes
11:27 am Hurricane Mills
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:27 pm
drive for about 49 minutes
1:17 pm Wildersville
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:17 pm
drive for about 39 minutes
2:56 pm Jackson (Tennessee)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:56 pm
drive for about 36 minutes
4:32 pm Brownsville (Tennessee)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 5:32 pm
drive for about 1 hour
6:34 pm Germantown (Tennessee)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 7:34 pm
drive for about 28 minutes
driving ≈ 5 hours
Your starting point is Nashville, Tennessee.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
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.
Hurricane Mills (2 answers)
Jackson (Tennessee) (4 answers)
questions about Jackson (Tennessee):
rv camp grounds
questions about Brownsville (Tennessee):
What is interesting to see or do in or near Brownsville TN?
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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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
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