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Birmingham International Airport

For car rentals and other ground transportation, proceed to the ground level of the parking deck. Our transportation team will help get you on the road.


Limousine and shuttle services operate by reservation only. To make arrangements for shuttle or limousine service, please contact one of the companies listed under limousine and shuttle service prior to your arrival at the airport.


Taxi service from the airport is available 24/7, with cabs located on the ground level directly outside the baggage claim area. BHM is served by several taxi companies, with each vehicle being independently owned and operated. For a list of companies, please link here .


The BHM Rental Car facility is located in section 1B on the ground level of our parking deck and features a variety of options in rental car companies. All rental cars can be conveniently picked up and dropped off in the parking deck. If you have any inquiries concerning reservations, or in the event of a delayed flight, please contact your rental car company directly by linking here .

All rental cars may be picked-up or dropped-off in the parking deck located on the ground level.

Please contact your rental car company in the event of a delayed flight for all inquiries concerning your reservation.


The Cell Phone Lot is a parking area provided for drivers waiting to pick up arriving passengers. This lot accommodates up to 40 vehicles and is a free service with no time limit. Drivers are required to stay with their vehicles while waiting on their passengers to contact them by phone that they are ready for pickup. The Cell Phone Lot is located on Airline Drive.


For some people, air travel is just about getting from Point A to Point B. At the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, it's our mission to make sure you love every minute along the way. That's why our terminal features free Wi-Fi, a variety of excellent dining and shopping options, a beautiful collection of art, and much more. Because we believe enjoying your trip should start well before you even take off.

Prepare to let your expectations fly. Because whatever your final destination, all of us at BHM are dedicated to making sure you enjoy the journey. Our newly modernized terminal boasts free WiFi, convenient charging stations, children's play areas, private nursing and meditation rooms, and a variety of renowned local and national restaurants, including Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q, Good People Brewing Co., Chick-Fil-A, Starbucks, and more.

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is conveniently located near Interstates 59 and 20, less than 10 minutes' drive from downtown Birmingham. Parking is abundant, accessible, and affordable—just steps from the terminal entrances—and security is conveniently centrally located.

BHM is home to four major airlines, servicing over 100 daily flights to 25 cities for more than 2.6 million passengers each year: American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines. BHM also serves as a distribution point for air cargo in Central Alabama, shipping more than 23,000 tons of cargo.

Thank you for choosing to begin your journey at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.


Established in 1931, The Birmingham Airport has been welcoming travelers to The Magic City and serving as Central Alabama's gateway to the sky for more than 80 years. Governed by the Birmingham Airport Authority since its establishment in 1986, the airport has evolved into a catalyst for growth and economic development for the entire Birmingham region. In 2008, the airport was renamed Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to honor the world-changing legacy of late Birmingham civil rights activist Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth. In 2014, the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport completed its $201.6 million terminal modernization. The state's largest airport in terms of passenger traffic, BHM host five airlines with service to 18 airports in 15 cities, connecting Birmingham globally.

Contact Information

Birmingham Airport Authority

5900 Messer Airport Highway

Birmingham, AL 35212


205-599-0538 Fax

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