Airports in Alabama

Birmingham Airport

The airport is conveniently located about five miles (8km) from downtown Birmingham.

Birmingham Airport (BHM)

Overview

Several shuttle companies, including Meteors Shuttle and Birmingham Door to Door, operate between the airport and the city, but reservations must be made prior to arrival. Taxi services are available 24 hours a day at ground level outside the baggage claim area.

Location

The airport is conveniently located about five miles (8km) from downtown Birmingham.

Getting to the city

Several shuttle companies, including Meteors Shuttle and Birmingham Door to Door, operate between the airport and the city, but reservations must be made prior to arrival. Taxi services are available 24 hours a day at ground level outside the baggage claim area.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Rental car counters are located at ground level near the section 1B. Vendors include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Thrifty, Enterprise, National, and Hertz.

Airport Taxis

Taxi services at Birmingham International are available throughout the day and evening on the ground level outside the baggage claim area. Birmingham is serviced by the following taxi-cab companies: Ambassador Cab Company, American Cab Company, Award Cab Company, Birmingham Metro Cab Company, King Cab LLC, Progress House Taxi Cab, Silver Cab Company and Yellow Cab. Uber, and other app-based taxi services, are also available.

Facilities

Facilities at the airport include restaurants, bars, shops, currency exchange, wireless internet, kidzone play areas and tourist information. ATMs are available throughout the airport. Skycap services are available to assist disabled passengers.

Parking

The airport provides short-term parking at a rate of $1 per hour and $24 per day; medium-stay parking at a rate of $1 per hour and $12 per day; and long-term parking at a rate of $1 per hour and $10 per day.

www.flybirmingham.com

Mobile Airport

Mobile Regional Airport is located about 13 miles (21km) west of central Mobile.

Mobile Airport (MOB)

Overview

The Airport Boulevard connects the airport to the city of Mobile, taxis and rental cars are readily available. Several door-to-door shuttle services are also available and these can be pre-booked. Some hotels offer airport pick-ups. Uber, and other app-based taxi services, are also available.

Location

Mobile Regional Airport is located about 13 miles (21km) west of central Mobile.

Getting to the city

The Airport Boulevard connects the airport to the city of Mobile, taxis and rental cars are readily available. Several door-to-door shuttle services are also available and these can be pre-booked. Some hotels offer airport pick-ups. Uber, and other app-based taxi services, are also available.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car hire companies include Alamo, Avis, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. Budget has an office just across the road, connected to the airport by a shuttle.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available. App-based taxi services, like Uber, are also available.

Facilities

Airport facilities include ATMs, as well as conference and business facilities. There are several restaurants and bars but shopping options are limited.

Parking

Short-term parking at Mobile Regional Airport costs $1 per hour up to $10 per day, and long-term parking has similar charges with a $8 daily rate. 15 minutes free parking is available in all lots.

www.mobairport.com

Montgomery Airport

Montgomery Airport is located seven miles (11km) southwest of Montgomery.

Montgomery Airport (MGM)

Overview

The cheapest mode of transport from the airport into the city is the Montgomery Area Transit bus. The station is right outside the terminal and services run hourly during the week between 5.55am and 7.55pm, and roughly every 1 hour and 40 minutes on Saturdays between 7.55am and 5.55pm. Many hotels offer airport shuttles and shuttle bus services and taxis are also available at the airport. Uber, and other app-based taxi services, are also available.

Location

Montgomery Airport is located seven miles (11km) southwest of Montgomery.

Getting to the city

The cheapest mode of transport from the airport into the city is the Montgomery Area Transit bus. The station is right outside the terminal and services run hourly during the week between 5.55am and 7.55pm, and roughly every 1 hour and 40 minutes on Saturdays between 7.55am and 5.55pm. Many hotels offer airport shuttles and shuttle bus services and taxis are also available at the airport. Uber, and other app-based taxi services, are also available.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car hire companies with desks in the terminal include Avis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty, National and Alamo.

Airport Taxis

Taxis can be found just outside of the baggage claim area.

Facilities

Facilities in the airport include ATMs, restaurants, a gift shop, a lounge and business centre, and very good facilities for those with disabilities.

Parking

The airport offers short and long-term parking close to the terminal. Short-term parking lots charge $1 per half hour up to six hours, and $12 daily; and long-term parking lots charge $1 per hour, and $10 daily.

www.flymgm.com

Dothan Airport

Dothan Airport is situated nine miles (14km) northwest of Dothan.

Dothan Airport (DHN)

Overview

There is no public transport to the airport. However, taxis operate within airport hours and there are rental cars available.

Location

Dothan Airport is situated nine miles (14km) northwest of Dothan.

Getting to the city

There is no public transport to the airport. However, taxis operate within airport hours and there are rental cars available.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car rental companies in Dothan Airport include Avis, Hertz and National.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available from the airport, but may need to be booked by phone.

Facilities

Airport facilities include a restaurant, shoeshine services, business centre, conference room, and a gift shop.

Parking

There is a parking lot located close to the terminal.

www.flydothan.com

Huntsville Airport

Huntsville Airport is located 14 miles (23km) southwest of downtown Huntsville.

Huntsville Airport (HSV)

Overview

Taxis and airport shuttle buses are parked outside the baggage claim area. Many hotels in Huntsville offer airport shuttle services for their guests. Capital Motor Lines and Spirit Coach provide bus services.

Location

Huntsville Airport is located 14 miles (23km) southwest of downtown Huntsville.

Getting to the city

Taxis and airport shuttle buses are parked outside the baggage claim area. Many hotels in Huntsville offer airport shuttle services for their guests. Capital Motor Lines and Spirit Coach provide bus services.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Avis, Budget, Dollar/Thrifty, Enterprise, Hertz and National/Alamo are represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

A number of taxi companies service the airport within operating hours, and are available outside of baggage claim. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required. Uber, and other app-based taxi services, are also available.

Facilities

Facilities at the airport include an ATM, restaurants and coffee shops, a smoking lounge, gift shops, a travel agency and a lost and found.

Parking

Parking is available at the airport.

www.flyhuntsville.com

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