Airport & Airlines
A visually exciting gateway to the city, Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport gives visitors easy access to the metropolitan area. Direct service is provided to 50 cities with 70 daily departures, and the city is only one stop away from anywhere. Birmingham-with its array of major airlines serving the area-is well positioned in terms of cost efficient air travel.

For the most up to date information as well as flights and cities served, visit the Birmingham- Shuttlesworth International Airport Web site.

A new Metro Area Express is available to and from the airport which includes city center hotels, including the Sheraton and Westin. To plan your shuttle, please call (205) 521-0101.

Distance(from Downtown): 4.5 miles, 10 minutes
Airport accessibility by roadway: I-20, I-59, I-65, I-459

Taxi/Cab Service
Birmingham Yellow Cab
(205) 323-9370
Radio dispatch service covering the metropolitan Birmingham area 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Provides package delivery.

American Cab Co.
(205) 212-4656
Primarily services Birmingham International Airport. Limited service of metropolitan Birmingham. Service provided 24 hours, most days.

Birmingham Door-To-Door Shuttle Service
(205) 591-5550
Provides van service to and from the Birmingham International Airport to any point within the state of Alabama. Charges are quoted via telephone. Reservations required.

E-Shuttle Service
(205) 702-4566
Provides car and van service from the Birmingham International Airport to all points within a 900 mile radius. Reservations required.



Rental Cars
Avis Rent A Car
Birmingham International Airport Terminal
5900 Airport Highway
Birmingham, AL 35203
Main Phone: 205-592-8901

Dollar Rent A Car
5600 Airline Dr.
Birmingham, AL 35212-1054
Main Phone: 205-591-8666

Enterprise Rent A Car
Birmingham International Airport
5900 Messer-Airport Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35212-1057
Main Phone: 205-591-1927

Hertz Rent A Car
Birmingham International Airport
5900 Messer-Airport Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35212
Main Phone: 205-591-6090

National Car Rental
Birmingham International Airport
5900 Messer-Airport Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35212
Main Phone: 205-592-7259


Amtrak operates daily passenger service to Atlanta, New Orleans and New York.

1819 Morris Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35203
(800) 872-7245
(205) 324-3033
Hours: 8:30am – 5pm, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Parking at the Sheraton and Westin Hotels –
Valet is $35 per night, self-parking is $8 per night. The parking garage for self-parking is located behind the hotel on 22nd street North in between Richard Arrington Jr Blvd and 9th Ave N. Payment of $8 will be made every time a person enters the garage and there are no in/out privileges.

Parking at the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex –
This can be used by attendees and anyone else coming to the conference. The price for parking at any of the parking sites attached is $8. Please note that this must be paid by card only (no cash) and you have to pay $8 every time you enter into the garage/lot. There is no overnight parking.