There are 6 ways to get from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa by bus, car, plane, train or taxi

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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Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al

$60 - $125

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Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa 263.7 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Valparaiso to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Valparaiso (VPS) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) VPS - GTR
  2. Drive from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Tuscaloosa

$261 - $1,339

Fly Valparaiso to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Valparaiso (VPS) to Birmingham (BHM) VPS - BHM
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to Tuscaloosa Amtrak

$232 - $1,082

Taxi to Pensacola, fly to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Pensacola
  2. Fly from Pensacola (PNS) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) PNS - GTR
  3. Drive from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Tuscaloosa

$349 - $1,344

Taxi to Pensacola, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Pensacola
  2. Fly from Pensacola (PNS) to Birmingham (BHM) PNS - BHM
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to Tuscaloosa Amtrak

$320 - $1,187

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Walton Beach and Tuscaloosa is 202 miles. The road distance is 263.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Valparaiso Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 22 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa is 264 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa.

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Delta offers flights from Valparaiso Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Tuscaloosa. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Walton Beach to Valparaiso Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa.
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  • Distance: 201.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 55 min

What companies run services between Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA and Tuscaloosa, AL, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Walton Beach to Tuscaloosa via Ft Walton Beach, Fl, Pensacola, Fl, and Mobile, Al in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Valparaiso to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Valparaiso to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Pensacola to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Valparaiso to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Valparaiso to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Valparaiso to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Valparaiso to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pensacola to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Mobile, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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