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We know that getting to and from the airport can be a bit stressful at times. Let us help make that part of your trip a little easier. With plenty of convenient options, we'll get you where you need to go for just $1.70.
Where can I catch the bus to the airport?This bus has scheduled stops at the Nashville Airport, WeGo Central, Airport Marriott, Lafayette & Wharf, and Elm Hill & Acorn. You may also catch the bus at any WeGo bus stop along the route.
What if my stop isn't on this route?Passengers can transfer between all bus lines at Central. Transfers to routes 15, 25, and 55 can also be made at the Lafayette & Wharf bus stop. For a complete list of our routes and schedules, click here. We also have a Customer Care Ticketing and Information window at Central where someone will help point you in the right direction.
Do I have to buy two tickets if I need to transfer?No. If you need to connect to another bus, just request a transfer from the driver when you board. Transfers are good for two hours from the time you step on the first bus.
How do I know which bus to catch at the downtown transit station for the trip to the airport?The front and side signs on the bus will clearly read 18 Airport, 18 Elm Hill, or 18 Airport Express. All Route 18 Airport/Downtown buses depart from Bay 13 at Central.
How long will my trip take?Express trips take about 20 minutes and local trips take 35 to 45 minutes depending on traffic.
Where do I board the bus at the airport?Catch the bus outside on Level 1 within the Ground Transportation area. Our bus stop sign will be there to welcome you. We’ve also posted the route schedule here for your convenience.
Where else can I pick up or view the Route 18 Airport/Downtown schedule?You can also find this schedule on this website, at the Nashville Airport Information Center located on Level 2 in the Baggage Claim area, the Ticketing and Information Center at Central, the Nashville Downtown Library, and at other transit displays around town.
How much is the fare?The cost is only $1.70 each way for adults, $1 for youth (age 19 and younger), and 85 cents for seniors (age 65 and older) and people with disabilities.
Will I be able to put my luggage down?Yes. No one wants to hang onto heavy bags on a moving vehicle. We have luggage racks on most of the buses that serve this route.
Can your buses accommodate people using wheelchairs?Our entire fleet is ADA Accessible.
Does your service operate on all holidays?We do. However, on the following holidays, we operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule:
- New Year's Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
And on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we operate on a Saturday schedule.
These times are also listed on all bus schedules.