TRAVEL

THE ONE AND ONLY

The City of Tuscaloosa and the Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports would like to extend an invitation to you, your family and friends to experience the One and Only Tuscaloosa! There is no other city in the world with our name. Located in West-Central Alabama, Tuscaloosa is situated along the banks of the Black Warrior River. Tuscaloosa offers small college town charm and Southern Hospitality. Home to the Crimson Tide and the University of Alabama, visitors often enjoy a variety of activities throughout the University of Alabama, Stillman College and Shelton State Community College campuses, the Mercedes Benz Visitor Center, Lake Tuscaloosa, premier golf courses and a plethora of shopping venues.

Tuscaloosa offers activities for every kind of traveler. Prior to your visit for The Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports Half Marathon, please consider checking out the Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports website for all things Tuscaloosa. The TTS website will allow you to find information on the above items as well as dining and nightlife, attractions, hotels, recreation and entertainment. If interested, you may also request a FREE visitor’s guide! www.visittuscaloosa.com

Happy Running from all of us in Tuscaloosa!

AIRPORTS & RENTAL CARS

www.flybirmingham.com

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is Alabama’s largest airport serving the Greater Birmingham area and surround Southeaster cities. BHM is conveniently located 55 miles from Tuscaloosa and is a quick and easy drive down I-20/59.

Book your flight today!

The Tuscaloosa Regional Airport no longer has commercial air service, however, it remains a general aviation airport with nearly 60,000 operations each year. The airport serves at least ten surrounding counties as well as the University of Alabama and Mercedes-Benz. TCL currently has two fixed based operators, a flight school and a car rental facility located onsite.

Avis Car & Truck Rentals – located at TCL

205.345.3333

www.avis.com

A variety of Rental Car services are available in the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. The rental car counters are located in the Rental Car Facility in section 1B of the parking deck.

Rental Car Companies available:

  • Alamo
  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Thrifty
  • Dollar
  • Enterprise
  • Hertz
  • National

For more information: www.flybirmingham.com/passenger-parking.html

GETTING HERE

Take Exit 71B towards Tuscaloosa

Travel 3.1 miles North to take a Right turn onto University Blvd.

Travel .2 miles and turn Right onto Greensboro Ave.

Travel .1 miles and turn right on 6th Street

Government Plaza will be located on your Right.

Travel east on US-82E

Travel .8 miles to take a right onto Lurleen B Wallace Blvd. S/US-43 S/AL-13 S/Al-69 S

Travel 2.1 miles to then take a left turn onto University Blvd.

Travel .2 miles and turn Right onto Greensboro Ave.

Travel .1 miles and turn right on 6th Street

Government Plaza will be located on your Right.

Travel North on Highway 69 (16.2 miles from Moundville, AL)

Continue on Highway 69N/Lurleen B. Wallace Blvd. for .9 miles

Turn Right onto University Blvd

Travel .2 miles and turn Right onto Greensboro Ave.

Travel .1 miles and turn right on 6th Street

Government Plaza will be located on your Right.