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Fly to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, drive  •  17h 3m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) GRU - GTR
  2. Drive from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Tuscaloosa

$615 - $2,019

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Fly to Atlanta, bus, train  •  18h 46m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Atlanta (ATL) GRU - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
  3. Take the train from Birmingham to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$279 - $826

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Fly to Birmingham, train  •  18h 18m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Birmingham (BHM) GRU - BHM
  2. Take the train from Birmingham to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$316 - $947

Fly to Meridian, train  •  21h 14m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Meridian (MEI) GRU - MEI
  2. Take the train from Meridian Union Station to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$335 - $921

Fly to Huntsville, bus, train  •  19h 30m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Huntsville (HSV) GRU - HSV
  2. Take the bus from Huntsville to Birmingham
  3. Take the train from Birmingham to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$396 - $1,115

Fly to Montgomery, bus, train  •  21h 43m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Montgomery (MGM) GRU - MGM
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery to Birmingham
  3. Take the train from Birmingham to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$434 - $1,372

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tuscaloosa is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tuscaloosa is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Tuscaloosa is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Tuscaloosa is to fly and bus and train which costs R$ 1500 - R$ 4500 and takes 18h 46m.

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The fastest way to get from São Paulo to Tuscaloosa is to fly and drive. Taking this option will cost R$ 3300 - R$ 11000 and takes 17h 3m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Tuscaloosa is 4786 miles.

It takes approximately 17h 3m to get from São Paulo to Tuscaloosa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 3m and has one stopover.

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Tuscaloosa is 2h behind São Paulo. It is currently 8:24 PM in São Paulo and 6:24 PM in Tuscaloosa.

Delta offers flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Tuscaloosa. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Tuscaloosa.
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  • Distance: 4785.6 miles
  • Duration: 17h 3m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Tuscaloosa, AL, USA?

There is no direct connection from São Paulo to Tuscaloosa. However, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, then take the drive to Tuscaloosa. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Birmingham, take the walk to Birmingham International Airport, take the line 20 bus to Central Station, take the walk to Birmingham, then take the train to Tuscaloosa.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Houston
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Bogota, Houston
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Mexico City, Houston
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Meridian via Panama City, Houston
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Huntsville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
13h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Huntsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Newark
Ave. Duration
13h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Birmingham via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
14h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Birmingham via Miami
Ave. Duration
19h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Huntsville via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montgomery via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montgomery via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montgomery via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montgomery via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via New York JFK, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
14h 16m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montgomery via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montgomery via New York JFK, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18h 47m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Atlanta via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 43m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
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 to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Meridian Union Station to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
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 Huntsville to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Montgomery to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Book at
megabus.com

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