HRC Break Shuttle Service

HRC offers shuttle service to and from the Birmingham Airport for academic breaks. If you need transportation to or from the airport at other times, please visit our Transportation page.

Cost and Purchasing
One-way-$30; Round trip-$50 (when booked at time of original reservation)
Note: We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. We do not accept cash.

Shuttle service is limited to enrolled students, faculty and staff of The University of Alabama.
Please refer to reservation deadlines below.

Break Shuttle Reservations are accepted online. If you have questions about reservations, please call 205-348-9647 during business hours.

We do not offer refunds on shuttle reservations. Please wait to make shuttle reservations after your travel plans are confirmed. Reservations will not be accepted once the process has closed.

The only exception to the no-refund policy is in the event that a flight is cancelled or delayed and rescheduled for a date/time that we do not provide shuttle service. Documentation from the airline will be required to process refunds.

Shuttle Locations
Shuttles depart campus from the Crimson Ride Hub at the intersection of Campus Drive and Hackberry Lane. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time to begin boarding. The trip to the airport will take approximately 60 minutes so please plan accordingly.

Return shuttles will pick up outside the baggage claim area at the Birmingham Airport, outside of door 4L on the lower level, unless otherwise notified.

Luggage
Luggage is limited to one carry-on bag (or backpack) and 2 medium suitcases. Call 205-348-9647 if you foresee needing additional luggage space.

Please note: A message will be sent a few days prior to the scheduled departure date to the email address entered when the reservation is made with a reminder about the reservation. Please make sure you enter correct email addresses.

Click here to make a reservation


2016 - 2017 Birmingham Airport Shuttle Schedule (All times CST)
Reservations for Fall, Thanksgiving and Winter Break open Sept. 1, 2016.
Reservations for Spring Break and End of Semester open Dec. 1, 2016.
Please note that some dates/times may fill up before the reservation close dates.


Winter Break
Fall Break: Reservations close on October 24 at 3pm CST. However, some shuttle times/days may fill up before the deadline.
Wednesday, October 26: departure times will be 2pm
Thursday, October 27: departure times will be 4am, 7am, 10am
Return
Sunday, October 30: pick up times will be 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm, 11pm


Thanksgiving Break: Reservations close on November 18 at 3pm CST. However, some shuttle times/days may fill up before the deadline.
Tuesday, November 22: departure times will be 8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm
Wednesday, November 23: departure times will be 4am, 7am, 10am, 1pm
Return
Sunday, November 27: pick up times will be 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm, 11pm


Winter Break
Departure (reservations close on December 5 at 3pm CST. However, some shuttle times/days may fill up before the deadline.)

Thursday, December 8: departure times will be 8am, 11am, 2pm
Friday, December 9: departure times will be 6am, 9am, 12pm, 3pm
Saturday, December 10: departure time will be 4am, 9am
Return (reservations close on January 4 at 3pm CST. However, some shuttle times/days may fill up before the deadline.)
Sunday, January 8: pick up time will be 2pm, 5pm, 8pm, 11pm
Monday, January 9: pick up time will be 11am, 2pm, 5pm
Tuesday, January 10: pick up time will be 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm, 11pm


Spring Break: Reservations close on March 6 at 3pm CST. However, some shuttle times/days may fill up before the deadline.
Thursday, March 9: departure times will be 2pm
Friday, March 10: departure times will be 4am, 7am, 10am, 1pm, 4pm
Saturday, March 11: departure time will be 4am, 9am
Return
Sunday, March 19: pick up times will be 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm, 11pm


End of Semester: Reservations close on May 1 at 3pm CST. However, some shuttle times/days may fill up before the deadline.
Thursday, May 4: departure times will be 11am, 2pm
Friday, May 5: departure times will be 4am, 7am, 11am, 2pm