There are 4 ways to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa by taxi, bus, train, shuttle or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi, bus, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auburn to Alexander City
  2. Take the bus from Alexander City to Birmingham, Al
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to Tuscaloosa Amtrak

$130 - $193

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from AU Hotel Conference Center to Atlanta Airport
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tuscaloosa, Al 1523 / ...

$58 - $97

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Opelika, Al to Columbus, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al

$65 - $124

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Auburn to Tuscaloosa 160.7 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Auburn and Tuscaloosa is 129 miles. The road distance is 160.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa without a car is to taxi and bus and train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs $130 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auburn to Tuscaloosa is 161 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Auburn to Tuscaloosa.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Tuscaloosa. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 128.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Auburn, AL, USA and Tuscaloosa, AL, USA?

You can take a bus from Auburn to Tuscaloosa via Opelika, Al, Columbus, Ga, and Birmingham, Al in around 6 h 18 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to Tuscaloosa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Alexander City to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Opelika, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tuscaloosa, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Groome Transport
Website
groometransportation.com
Shuttle from AU Hotel Conference Center to Atlanta Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Other operators
Taxi from Auburn to Alexander City
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Tiger Taxi
Phone
+1 334-444-4444
Website
auburntaxi.com
Twin City Taxi LLC
Phone
+1 334-246-0416
Website
twincitytaxillc.com

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