Cost and Purchasing
One-way-$40; Round trip-$60 (when booked at time of original reservation) Note: We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. We do not accept cash.
Shuttle service is limited to University students, faculty and staff. Family members or children are not permitted to ride the shuttle. Reservations close at 3pm the last day the University is open prior to the shuttle. Please refer to deadlines below.
Airport Shuttle Reservations are accepted online. If you have questions about reservations, please call 205-348-9647 during business hours.
We do not offer refunds on shuttle reservations. Please wait to make shuttle reservations after your travel plans are confirmed. We can accommodate an unlimited number of students, so don't worry that a specific time will "sell out."
Shuttles depart campus from the Crimson Ride Hub at the intersection of Campus Drive and Hackberry Lane. Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time to begin boarding. The trip to the airport will take approximately 60 minutes so please plan accordingly.
Return shuttles will pick up outside the baggage claim area at the Birmingham Airport.
Luggage is limited to one carry-on bag and one medium suitcase, however, if you foresee having additional luggage, please note this when you make your reservation. This will allow our staff to plan accordingly for spacing needs.
Please note: A message will be sent a few days prior to the scheduled departure date to the email address entered when the reservation is made with a reminder about the reservation.
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2013 - 2014 Birmingham Airport Shuttle Schedule (All times CST)
Reservations for Fall, Thanksgiving and Winter Break open Sept. 1, 2013.
Reservations for Spring Break and End of Semester open Jan. 1, 2014.
|Fall Break - Departure||Reservations Deadline|
|Wednesday, October 30 at 2pm, 5pm||Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 3pm|
|Thursday, October 31 at 4am, 6am, 8am, 1pm, 4pm||Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 3pm|
|Friday, November 1 at 8am, 11am, 1pm||Thursday, Oct. 31 at 3pm|
|Fall Break - Return||Reservations Deadline|
|Sunday, November 3 at 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 11pm||Friday, Nov. 1 at 3pm|
|Thanksgiving Break - Departure||Reservations Deadline|
|Tuesday, November 26 at 8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm||Monday, Nov. 25 at 3pm|
|Wednesday, November 27 at 6am, 8am, 11am||Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 3pm|
|Thanksgiving Break - Return||Reservations Deadline|
|Sunday, December 1 at 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 11pm||Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 3pm|
|Winter Break - Departure||Reservations Deadline|
|Thursday, December 12 at 8am, 11am, 2pm||Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 3pm|
|Friday, December 13 at 6am, 8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 7pm||Thursday, Dec. 12 at 3pm|
|Saturday, December 14 at 4am, 6am, 9am||Friday, Dec. 13 at 3pm|
|Winter Break - Return||Reservations Deadline|
|Friday, January 3 at 1pm, 4pm, 7pm||Thursday, Jan. 2 at 3pm|
|Saturday, January 4 at 1pm, 4pm, 7pm||Friday, Jan. 3 at 3pm|
|Sunday, January 5 at 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 11pm||Friday, Jan. 3 at 3pm|
|Monday, January 6 at 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 11pm||Friday, Jan. 3 at 3pm|
|Tuesday, January 7 at 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 7pm||Monday, Jan. 4 at 3pm|
|Spring Break - Departure||Reservations Deadline|
|Thursday, March 20 at 2pm, 5pm||Wednesday, Mar. 19 at 3pm|
|Friday, March 21 at 4am, 6am, 8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 7pm||Thursday, Mar. 20 at 3pm|
|Saturday, March 22 at 4am, 6am, 9am||Friday, Mar. 21 at 3pm|
|Spring Break - Return||Reservations Deadline|
|Saturday, March 29 at 4pm, 7pm, 11pm||Friday, Mar. 21 at 3pm|
|Sunday, March 30 at 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 7pm, 11pm||Friday, Mar. 21 at 3pm|
|End of Semester Departure||Reservations Deadline|
|Wednesday, April 30 at 2pm, 5pm||Tuesday, Apr. 29 at 3pm|
|Thursday, May 1 at 4am, 6am, 8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm||Wednesday, Apr. 30 at 3pm|
|Friday, May 2 at 4am, 6am, 8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm||Thursday, May 1 at 3pm|
Should you need alternate transportation to Tuscaloosa, you may contact one of the services below, or another service of your choice.
Crown Limousine at 205-758-3875 - www.crown-limo.com
Prestige Limousine Service at 205-333-9879 - www.prestigelimotuscaloosa.net
If you will be flying home at the end of the year and need to store your items, check out a new move-out/storage service for UA students from Collegiate Bed Lofts.