Formerly known as Berry Field Nashville Airport (hence the IATA code BNA), Nashville International Airport is located eight miles (13km) southeast of central Nashville. Tennessee's busiest airport, it processes more than nine million passengers each year.
The airport was recently renovated, and now comprises the massive Robert C. H. Mathews Jr. Terminal, with four concourses and 47 gates. Nashville International Airport is an efficient facility with friendly service and smooth processing experiences, although like any airport it can be busy with long queues in the peak holiday season.
Flights to Nashville International Airport come in from all over North America, including Toronto, Boston, Dallas, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, Minneapolis, New Orleans, Seattle and Cancun.
The airport is situated eight miles (12km) southeast of downtown Nashville.
Getting to the city
All transport facilities, both public and private, can be found on the ground transportation level entrance to the passenger terminal building. There are a number of bus and hotel shuttle services offering transport to surrounding destinations. Bus 18 services downtown Nashville from the airport. Taxis are also available 24 hours.
GMT -6 (GMT -5 from March to November).
Tel: +1 615 275 1675.
Car rental companies represented at Nashville International Airport include Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz and Thrifty.
There are extensive facilities at the airport including a bank, ATMs and postal services. There are numerous restaurants, from grab-and-go foods to fine dining, as well as several shops. The airport also has art exhibitions and live music performances on the ticketing level, a children's play area, a meditation area and a massage bar, where professional massage therapists offer seated chair massages. Smoking is permitted in designated lounges located on A, B and C Concourses and outside the terminal building on all three levels. A business centre, in front of the C/D Checkpoint at Wright Travel, offers fax, photocopy and Internet services. There are good facilities for the disabled; those with special requirements should contact their airline in advance.
Short-term parking at Nashville International Airport start at $2 for 40 minutes and $1 every 20 minutes thereafter up to a daily rate of $24. Long-term parking is $10-13 per day, and Economy parking is $3 per hour and $8 per day.
Flights to Nashville International Airport are available via Air Canada, Delta Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Express, Delta Connection, Frontier Airlines, American Eagle, Southwest Airlines, United Express and US Airways.
Wifi is available for a fee of $7.95 per day; there is also a wifi hotspot in the food court which offers free access for 20 minutes.
The Wright Brothers Business Center has fax and copying services as well as secretarial support. Meeting and conference facilities are available in nearby hotels.
Nashville International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.