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Transportation

The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) is located approximately 60 miles north from Tuscaloosa.

The average taxi fee from the Birmingham airport to UA campus is $120. Shuttle service information is provided below.

The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Georgia is approximately 200 miles east of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. If conference participants choose to fly into the Atlanta Airport in, the driving time to Tuscaloosa is approximately three hours.

Rental Cars
If conference participants choose to rent a car, the following companies offer rental cars at the Birmingham Airport: Alamo, AVIS, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, and National. Tuscaloosa has an Enterprise rental car service pick up at the following two locations: (i) Enterprise Rent-A-Car 210 SKYLAND BLVD TUSCALOOSA, AL 35405-4017. Tel.: (205) 349-4446 or (ii) 1840 MCFARLAND BLVD NORTHPORT, AL 35476-3273. Tel.: (205) 330-4363.

Limo Service
Crown Limo Service:  (205) 758-3875

ACR Coach
www.acrcoach.com

ACR Express is a local and regional leader for rural and intercity transportation from Starkville, Mississippi and through the western Alabama corridor. They provide daily transportation service Monday through Friday to Starkville and Columbus, Mississippi and east to the following Alabama cities: Reform, Gordo, Northport, Tuscaloosa, Bessemer and Birmingham.
Runs & Price Schedule

Birmingham Airport Shuttle Service
www.birminghamdoortodoor.com

Shuttle reservations can be made by calling (205) 591-5550 between 8:30am - 4:30pm CST Monday through Friday. You must call in advance to make a reservation and obtain a price quote.

eShuttle

Shuttle Service between the University of Alabama and the Birmingham International Airport is available. In order to simplify our service, Shuttle service starts at $55.00 per person with a two person minimum.  A round trip discount is available.  
(205) 702-4566
www.eshuttle.net

 

Tuscaloosa Transportation
Complimentary shuttle buses will circulate from the local hotels throughout the conference.
More information regarding times and locations will be forthcoming.

Tuscaloosa Taxi options:
University of Alabama Transit Service – (205) 348-RIDE (7433)
Dixie Cab Service – (205) 409-0467
Druid Cab Company – (205) 345-5688

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Important Dates

September 30, 2012
Pre-Conference Workshops & Events

October 1-3, 2012
13th Annual National Outreach Scholarship Conference

 

Highlights

The University of Alabama

Center for Community-Based Partnerships

Office of Community Affairs

Bryant Conference Center

College of Continuing Studies