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There are 3 ways to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa by taxi, bus, train 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  •  4h 29m

  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 Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$130 - $193

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 57m

  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

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 53m

  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 2h 53m.

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

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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 4h 29m and costs $130 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m 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 2h 53m to drive from Auburn to Tuscaloosa.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Tuscaloosa. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auburn to Tuscaloosa.
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  • Distance: 128.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

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 6h 57m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
59m
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
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Opelika, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Other operators
Taxi from Auburn to Alexander City
Ave. Duration
45m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Twin City Taxi LLC
Phone
+1 334-246-0416
Website
twincitytaxillc.com
Tiger Taxi
Phone
+1 334-444-4444
Website
auburntaxi.com

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