Taxi: There is a flat rate of $25 to the downtown area, plus an additional passenger charge of $1 when accompanying original passenger and proceeding to same destination.

MTA Bus: Travelers now have a convenient and inexpensive way to travel to and from the Nashville International Airport and Downtown Music City. For just $1.60, you can ride the Nashville MTA’s route 18 Airport/Elm Hill Pike bus between the Nashville International Airport and Downtown Music City. Visit the MTA website or call 615-862-5950 for more information on schedules and pickup locations.


The Music City Center is home to the largest covered parking garage in downtown Nashville, and with reasonable rates and 24-hour roving security, it’s the best place to park downtown. The three-level, covered parking garage has 1,800 spaces and is equipped with a 24/7 fully-automated system that accepts debit and credit cards upon exit.

The garage is located on 6th Avenue and Demonbreun, directly across from the south entrance to Bridgestone Arena. There are three entrances to the garage: one on 7th Avenue and Demonbreun, and two on 6th Avenue between Demonbreun and Korean Veterans Boulevard.

Parking Rates:

  • 15 minutes to 5 hours: $10
  • 5 to 9 hours: $15
  • 9 to 12 hours: $20
  • Daily max or lost ticket: $25

Rates are subject to change without notice.