Neon signs on Lower Broadway (Nashville) at Night

Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Nashville (BNA)

We don’t have any offers for your selection at the moment.
View all our current offers

Reasons to fly with Qantas

Dining icon

Food and drinks on every flight

Enjoy a meal or snack every time you fly with us, as well as a range of refreshments including beer and wine.

Inflight dining
Baggage icon

Baggage included in every fare

Pack more into your trip with checked and carry-on baggage included in every fare.

Baggage
Frequent Flyer icon

Frequent Flyer program

Qantas Frequent Flyers can earn and use Qantas Points in Australia and around the world, and earn Status Credits on eligible flights.

Join Frequent Flyer
entertainment icon

Inflight entertainment

Enjoy a range of entertainment on every flight including TV, the latest movies and more.

Inflight entertainment

Visiting from Melbourne to Nashville

Nashville travel information

Nashville in Tennessee is on a roll that just won't stop. From country-music stars, boutique hotels, a lively party scene and acclaimed chefs are going beyond, though hot chicken are doing just fine. There are many vibrant neighbourhoods with unique stores, cool coffeehouses, bakeries and new breweries - each offering a distinct personality and Southern hospitality. It’s time to plan a visit to this US city to experience the great outdoors and attractions on offer.

When to visit

Best time to visit Nashville

The best time to visit Nashville is from  April through October, when the warm weather brings this music city to life. Temperatures are around 22°C. It’s the best time for sightseeing as the weather is mild. Be sure to check out the top attractions including the Country Music Hall of Fame, Cheekwood Botanical Gardens and Cumberland Park. Although December is charming with Christmas decorations at the Opryland Hotel and the Belle Meade Historic Site, winter is low season.

Arrival information

What is the main airport called?

Nashville International Airport Opens external site in a new window(BNA), is a public and military airport in the southeastern section of Nashville, Tennessee, United States. The airport code is BNA, which stands for Berry Field Nashville in honor of Col. Harry S. Berry, administrator of the original airport project in the 1930s. The Nashville International Airport is located at One Terminal Drive, Nashville, 12km east of downtown Nashville.

Arriving in Nashville

The helpful staff at Nashville Airport will be greet you when you land. Once you collect your bags from the arrivals area, there are a number of different transport options available to get you on your way.

Getting into Nashville from Nashville International Airport

There are various transport options available for passengers at Nashville airport to get to town, making the commute simple. There are several taxi services located on level 1 of the terminal Garage 2. Rental car companies are located on the arrivals level. It’s a good idea to pre-book these in advance. Other transportation options include ride share services from companies such as Uber and Lyft. Buses, shuttle services, limos and courtesy cars are also available. 

Getting around Nashville 

There are many ways to get around Nashville, the music city. The best ways to get around it by taxi with many companies to take you where you need to go. Ride share options such as Lyft and Uber can take you to a Titans game, Grand Ole Orypy House and Warner Parks.  To take a scenic view, it’s possible to take a monarch helicopter to experience the beautiful Nashville Skiylines, take a coach to the Skyline Shores or join one of the many tours to explore the south. Get expert advice, maps, tickets, special offers, and unique Music City gifts. Head to the Nashville Visitor Centre for more information and be greeted by one of the rockstar experts.

Departure information

Once you’ve got your tickets from Melbourne, there are a few things you should know to ensure you’re as prepared as possible for your flight.  

What is the main airport called?

Melbourne Airport. Located 20 km (12.5 miles) from the city centre, Melbourne Domestic AirportOpens external site in a new window (MEL), also known as Tullamarine Airport, is the main airport serving the state of Victoria. Qantas operates from two terminals in Melbourne T1 - domestic and T2 - international.

Baggage allowance

Customers on Qantas flights from Melbourne are a allocated checked baggage allowance. If you require extra luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to departure.

Checking in

Customers travelling from Melbourne, ensure you check-in online or via the Qantas App before you arrive at the airport from 24 hours before departure.

icon earn

Why Qantas

The benefits of flying Qantas

Fly with Qantas and enjoy a comfortable journey from take-off to touch down. 

Included baggage

Enjoy peace of mind knowing baggage is included on all Qantas flights. Find out all you need to know about checked baggage.

Can I cancel my flight booking due to COVID-19?

If your flights were booked through a travel agency or third-party website, please contact them directly to discuss your options.If your plans have changed or you no longer wish to travel, visit Manage Booking to change your travel dates or cancel your flight and request a flight credit to use towards a future flight. Please visit our Booking changes and other options page for more information.If we’ve cancelled your Qantas flight, including your Classic Flight Reward booking, wait to hear from us before changing your booking. We’ll be contacting anyone whose flight has been impacted as soon as possible.

Important Information

^ You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions.

++ Status Credits are earned on eligible Qantas, Jetstar, oneworld® member and oneworld connect® airlines only - see the Airline Earning Tables and Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions for details. Status Credits may not be earned on some fare types and booking classes. 

+Meals, beverages, entertainment and offerings vary between flights and cabins. Alcohol offered during select flight times on select flights.