Flying to Tuscaloosa, AL

 

The Tuscaloosa Regional Airport is a public-use airport and it was acquired by the city of Tuscaloosa at the end of World War II and continues to be a vital part of the city’s growth. It is located just three miles northwest of the central business district of Tuscaloosa. The airport no longer has commercial air service but it remains a general aviation airport with close to 60,000 operations each year. The airport also serves at least ten surrounding counties. It is maintained by a three-man grounds crew and one equipment mechanic. The Tuscaloosa Regional Airport currently has two fixed based operators (Bama Air and Dixie Air), a flight school and a car rental facility located onsite (Avis Car & Truck Rentals). The airport hosts annual airshows feauturing hours of jam-packed flying activities daily and static displays on the ground of over 70 years of aviation history. Past performers include the US Navy Blue Angels, US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team, Firebirds Xtreme Aerobatic Team and more.

Tuscaloosa Regional Airport

Street Address: 7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Rd – Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2089 – Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Division Manager: Dr. Wayne Cameron – 205.248.5300

Bama Air: 4800 Carter Dr. – Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 - 205.349.3991

Dixie Air: 5851 Robert Cardinal Airport Rd – Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 - 205.333.3000

Avis Car & Truck Rentals: 7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Rd, Suite 100 – Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 -205.345.3333

 

The closest airport with commercial service is the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, Alabama’s largest airport serving the greater Birmingham area and surronding southeastern cities. This airport offers more than 100 daily flights to over 25 cities throughout the US and it currently ranks in the country’s top 75 airports in terms of passengers served annually. Visitors can fly commercially into this airport and then drive, rent a car, or take a taxi service a short 50 miles to Tuscaloosa.

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

5900 Messer Airport Highway- Birmingham, AL 35212 – 205.595.0533 – www.flybirmingham.com

 

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is home to 5 major airlines operating at 13 gates.

American Airlines: www.aa.com  - 1.800.535.5225

Delta Air Lines: www.delta.com - 205.510.6222 OR 1.800.221.1212

Southwest Airlines: www.southwest.com - 205.510.1400 OR 1.800.435.9792

United: www.united.com 1.800.241.6522

US Airways and America West: www.usair.com - 1.800.428.4322

 

Parking:

The airport has a parking deck that offers hourly, daily, and airport remote parking. There is also a Cell Phone Lot for drivers waiting to pick up arriving passengers.

 

Ground Transportation:

Limousine and Shuttle Service:

Both limousine and shuttle service are available for passenger convenience, operated by reservation only.

Airport Express (Atlanta Airport Shuttle): 205.591.7770

Birmingham Door to Door: 205.591.5550

eShuttle: 205.702.4566

Meteors Shuttle: 205.980.1083

Prestige Limo and Sedan Service: 205.333.9879

Alabama Limousine: 800.633.0223

 

Taxis:

Taxi service is available throughout the day and evening on the ground level outside the baggage claim area.

-American Cab

-Award Cab Company

-Birmingham Cab Company

-Hill Cab Company

-Progress House Taxi Cab

-Yellow Cab

 

Rental Cars:

The rental car counters are located in the Rental Car Facility in section 1B of the parking deck.

Alamo: 205.591.4395

Avis: 205.592.8901

Budget: 205.322.3596

Thrifty: 205.510.0026

Dollar: 205.591.8666

Enterprise: 205.591.1927

Hertz: 205.591.6090

National: 205.592.7259

 

 

Apartments in Area:

Tuscaloosa Apartment - College Station

1 to 4 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $595 to $3000


Tuscaloosa Apartment - The Greens at Tuscaloosa

1 to 2 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $590 to $825


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Aspen Village

1 to 3 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $599 to $859


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Hub on Campus Tuscaloosa

2 to 5 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $799 to $999


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Bent Tree

1 to 2 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $674 to $774


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Campus Evolution Villages

1 to 4 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from Call for Pricing


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Crimson Student Living

1 to 4 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $669 to $979


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Houndstooth Condos

2 to 3 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $1550 to $2160


Tuscaloosa Apartment - The Links at Tuscaloosa

1 to 2 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $590 to $825


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Boardwalk at Brittain Landing

4 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $460


Tuscaloosa Apartment - East Edge Apartments

Stu to 4 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $785 to $1015


Tuscaloosa Apartment - University Downs Condos

1 to 2 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $550 to $850


Tuscaloosa Apartment - The Tower Luxury Apartments

Stu to 3 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $940 to $2515


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Elements on 30th Ave East

3 to 4 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $1725 to $2300


Tuscaloosa Apartment - Fountain Square

1 to 2 BDRM apartment in Tuscaloosa, AL from $644 to $694



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