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Are you revving up for a Deep South road trip, dreaming of stardom or looking for a quick city break in Nashville? You can’t beat old-fashioned Southern Hospitality, but on our aircraft, our friendly British Airways cabin crew will try. We deliver award-winning service, including complimentary food, drinks, and newspapers. Our generous baggage allowance makes a longer stay easy. We want your journey to be as relaxing as possible, so you can save your energy for dancing down Broadway.
You can fly direct from London to Nashville with British Airways. Flights to Nashville are five times a week and take around nine hours. Getting away to the ‘Music City’ is as simple as can be.
You’ll fly straight from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nashville International Airport (BNA). Travel is convenient, comfortable and easy, whether you travel in business, premium economy or economy class. And whatever your budget or timeframe, you can find a trip that suits you. Read our guide to free things to do in Nashville or our 48-hour guide to the city and start planning your adventure.
Make sure your trip is truly unforgettable by talking to one of our North America travel specialists.
The music never stops playing in Nashville, and you’ll find a welcoming city year-round. Most people visit in the summer months, from May to October, and you may find that fares are highest in July and August. The city is quieter in winter, but that doesn’t make Nashville holidays any less magical under the lights of Broadway. To find our cheapest flights to Nashville, use our lowest fare finder.
Around nine hours. You’ll fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nashville International Airport (BNA). British Airways provides direct flights to Nashville, the state capital of Tennessee, five times a week.
Nashville International Airport (BNA) is just east of the city centre. Once you touchdown, you can hire a car or take a taxi to Downtown Nashville. The drive is around 15 minutes. On public transport, the inexpensive number 18 bus takes around 40 minutes to get to the centre of town. Catch it from Level 1 of the concourse.
If you have a British passport then you won’t need a visa for your holiday. However, you will need an ESTA, which you must apply for at least 72 hours prior to travelling. The fee is $14, but once it is approved, you can use your ESTA for the next two years, for multiple trips – or until your passport expires.
Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance. Premium economy class customers can check in two 23kg bags. If you’re travelling in business class you can check in two bags at 32kg each. Read our baggage guide to answer your specific queries.
Which cabins can I book when I fly with British Airways?
Our long haul economy class World Traveller cabins are great value if you’re looking for cheap flights. For an extra fee you can select your seats in advance – the quieter seats are towards the front of the plane. Sit directly above the wings to reduce the effects of any turbulence. Alternatively, select your seats for free 24 hours in advance* when online check-in opens.
Premium economy class World Traveller Plus has more legroom and a smaller cabin with greater privacy.
Our business class Club World cabin has fully flat beds for total comfort.
*Free seat selection 24 hours in advance is not available if you are travelling on a hand baggage only (Basic) fare.
Travelling can be tiring, but you can arrive refreshed and ready if you follow some easy steps:
And once you’re in holiday mode, keep it that way. Book your hotel and car in advance with British Airways to take the stress out of arrival.