Getting around town and campus is important. Knowing where you can park on campus, the Crimson Ride Schedule, and how to get to the airport and around town can make your time at UA much simpler!

Below are a few different ways to get to, from and around The University of Alabama. Tip: Planning transportation well in advance is always recommended, no matter the destination.

Crimson Ride is UA’s transit system that gets you around campus at no charge and you will not need your Action card. Buses follow Library hours during the week and will be available on weekends.

348-RIDE (7433) is a free service that will transport you between locations on campus or between nearby residences and campus. Rides are available during the hours of 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 am.

University of Alabama Parking Services: (205) 348-5471
– Campus Parking
– Visitor Parking

Properties with shuttle service to campus:

Service from Tuscaloosa to the Birmingham Airport (suggested services)

Taxi Service from the Birmingham Airport to Tuscaloosa

  • Birmingham Door to Door: (205) 591-5550
  • Executive Shuttle Network: (205) 702-4566
  • Ambassador Limo Service: (205) 556-5466

Taxi Service (may also provide airport transportation)

  • Alpha and Omega Taxi Service: (205) 242-8936
  • Ambassador Limousine Service: (205) 556-5466
  • Deluxe Taxi: (205) 758-9025
  • Lee’s Taxi: (205) 886-2983
  • Radio Cab: (205) 758-2831

Bus Service

Greyhound Bus: (205) 758-6651


Amtrak: (800) 872-7245

Zipcar – Car sharing for UA students and staff