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Air Transportation

Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport
5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212
Code: BHM
15-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

Birmingham Shuttleworth International Airport

 

Ground Transportation

Uber I Your ride, on demand. Whether you’re headed to the Five Points, BHM, The Summit or Iron City, the Uber app connects you with a reliable ride — from low-cost to premium — in minutes. One tap and a car comes directly to you. Your driver knows exactly where to go. And payment is completely cashless.

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

  • Birmingham Door to Door - (205) 591-5550
  • Crown Limousine & Sedan Service, LLC - (205) 758-3875
  • eShuttle - (205) 702-4566
  • Meteors Shuttle - (205) 702-4566
  • Prestige Limo and Sedan Service - (205) 333-9879

Rental Cars | The BHM Rental Car facility is located in section 1B on the ground level of the Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport 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.

  • Alamo - (205) 591-4395
  • Avis -  (205) 592-8901
  • Budget - (205) 322-3596
  • Dollar -  (205)-591-8666
  • Enterprise - (205) 591-1927
  • Hertz - (205) 591-6090
  • National - (205) 592-7259
  • Payless -  (205) 591-7020
  • Thrifty - (205) 510-0026

Taxi Service I Available from the airport 24/7, with cabs located on the ground level directly outside the baggage claim area. BHM is serviced by the following taxi companies, with each vehicle being independently owned and operated:

  • American Cab
  • Award Cab Company
  • Birmingham Cab Company
  • Hill Cab Company
  • Progress House Taxi Cab
  • Yellow Cab
Accommodations
Less than $150/Night

Aloft  | 3.9 stars
1903 29th Avenue South
Homewood, AL 35209
(205) 874-8055
email: sallie.hallmark@aloftbirminghamsohosquare.com
Standard Nightly Rate: $144 + tax 
10-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

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3 miles from Andrews Sports Medicine. Walking distance to dozens of restaurants and shops including: Real and Rosemary, Soho Social, Zoes, Jinsei, Urban Cookhouse, Soca, Shoe Fly, Three sheets, and more. Complimentary onsite parking.

Centennial Lodge at St. Vincent's  | 4.0 stars
2661 10th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 558-3800 (select option #2)
Email: Justin.Daily@stvhs.com / Donna.Howlett@stvhs.com 
1-minute walk to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)
Nightly Rates:

  • Standard Room - $81.08 (includes tax) 
  • Regular Suite - $104.58 (includes tax)
  • 2-Bedroom Master Suite - $139.83 (includes tax)

Doubletree By Hilton  | 3.5 stars
808 South 20th Street
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 933-9000
Standard Nightly Rate: $123 w/tax 
5-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

Hyatt Regency - The Winfrey Hotel | 4.3 stars
1000 Riverchase Galleria
Hoover, AL 35244
(205) 705-1234
email: gretchen.scott@hyatt.com
Standard Nightly Rate: $129 Club / $109 Standard 
20-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

$150-$250/Night

Embassy Suites - Birmingham | 4.0 stars
2300 Woodcrest Place
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 879-7400 
Standard Nightly Rate: $149 + tax 
6-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

  • Complimentary Shuttle Service - The hotel operates a shuttle that transports visitors to/from Shuttlesworth Airport & within a 5-mile radius of the hotel. The shuttle operates 7-days per week, from 7 AM - 11 PM.
  •  Ruth's Chris Steak House - Located within Embassy Suites Birmingham, Ruth's Chris Steak House in Birmingham is guaranteed to please any palate!

Grand Bohemian Hotel - Mountain Brook | 4.5 stars
2655 Lane Park Road
Birmingham, AL 35223
(205) 414-0505 
Andrews/St.Vincent's-Negotiated Nightly Rate: $199 + Tax
8-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

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Westin |4.2 stars
2221 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N.
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 307-3600 
Standard Nightly Rate: TBD
7-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

Restaurants
St. Vincent's Birmingham Campus

Ortho Sports Café  
Location: OrthoSports Center
4th Floor Waiting Room
Mon - Thurs: 7 AM - 3 PM
Fri: 7 AM - 1 PM

Starbucks 
Location: North Tower, 2nd Floor 
Mon - Fri: 7 AM - 6 PM

St. Vincent's Bistro
Location: Main Hospital, 2nd Floor  
8 AM - 2 PM 

Four Sisters Café 
Location: Main Hospital, 2nd Floor
Hours: 8 AM - 2 PM

Newk's Grab-N-Go
Location: Bruno Cancer Center, 2nd Floor  
11 AM - 3 PM
 

Walking Distance (St. Vincent's Birmingham)

Babalu's Tacos & Tapas 
2808 7th Ave. S. & 21st St.
7-minute walk
Mon - Thurs:  11AM - 10 PM
Fri - Sat: 11AM - 11 PM
Sun: 11AM - 9 PM

Burger King 
2700 University Blvd.
5-minute walk 
Mon - Sat: 6 AM - 12 AM
Sun: 7 AM - 12 AM

Chris Z's
 2808 University Blvd.
4-minute walk  
Mon - Fri: 6:30 AM - 3 PM
Sat: 7 AM - 2 PM

FIVE 
744 29th St. S
5-minute walk
Mon - Thurs: 5 PM - 10 PM
Fri - Sat: 11 AM - 3 PM & 5 PM - 12 AM
Sun: 10 AM - 3 PM & 5 PM - 10 PM

Hattie B's Hot Chicken 
2808 7th Ave. S.
7-minute walk 
Mon - Thurs: 11 AM - 10 PM
Fri - Sat: 11 AM - 12 AM
Sun: 11 AM - 4 PM

Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint 
2811 7th Ave. S
7-minute walk 
Sun - Mon: 11 AM - 2 AM

Jimmy John's 
1919 11th Ave. S
7-minute walk
Sun - Thurs: 11 AM - 12 AM
Fri - Sat: 11 AM - 3 AM

McDonald's  
2733 8th Ave S.
3-minute walk 
Open 24/7

Moe's Original BBQ 
731 29th St. S
6-minute walk
Sun - Wed: 11 AM - 9:30 PM
Thurs - Sat 11 AM - 10:30 PM

On Tap Sports Café 
737 29th St. S
5-minute walk 
Sun - Fri: 10:30 AM - 12 AM
Sat: 10:30 AM - 2 AM

Sky Castle
2808 7th Ave. S.
7-minute walk  
Mon - Thurs: 11 AM - 10 PM
Fri- Sat: 11 AM - 1 AM
Sun: 11 AM - 12 AM

Slice 
725 29th St. S.
6-minute walk  
Mon - Wed: 11 AM - 10 PM
Thurs - Sat: 11 AM - 12 AM
Sun: 11 AM - 10 PM
 

10-Minute Drive

Al's Deli and Grill 
1629 10th Ave. S. 
8-minute drive 
Open 24/7

Arby's 
2100 7th Ave. S.
5-minute drive  
Open 24/7

Chick-Fil-A 
2000 Highland Ave.
8-minute drive 
Mon - Thurs: 6 AM - 9 PM
Fri - Sat: 6 AM - 10 PM

China Master Express 
1801 4th Ave. S. #35233
6-minute drive  
Mon - Sat: 10:30 AM - 8:30 PM

Dreamland BBQ 
1427 14th Ave. S.
10-minute drive   
Sun - Sat: 10 AM - 10 PM

Dunkin' Donuts 
2109 6th Ave. S.
6-minute drive
Mon - Fri: 5 AM - 8 PM
Sat - Sun: 6 AM - 8 PM

The Fish Market  
612 22nd St. S.
7-minute drive   
Mon - Thurs: 10 AM - 9 PM
Fri. - Sat. 10 am to 10 PM
Sun. 11 AM - 4 PM

Full Moon BBQ 
525 25th St. S.
9-minute drive  
Mon - Fri: 10 AM - 5:30 PM

Guthrie's  
1801 4th St. S.
8-minute drive
Sun - Sat: 10 AM - 8 PM

Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q 
1908 11th Ave.
7-minute drive
Sun - Thurs: 11 AM - 9:30 PM
Fri - Sat: 11 AM - 10:30 PM

Lucy's Coffee and Tea 
2007 University Blvd
5-minute drive
Mon - Fri:. 7 AM  - 5 PM

Los Juane's Restaurant 
401 19th St. S. 
8-minute drive 
Mon - Sat: 10:30 AM - 9 PM

McAlister's Deli 
1801 4th Ave. S. 
8-minute drive
Sun - Sat: 10:30 AM - 11 PM

Mellow Mushroom  
1200 20th St. S.  #100 
7-minute drive
Sun -Thurs: 11 AM - 10 PM
Fri - Sat: 11 AM - 11 PM

Milo's Hamburgers
401 19th St. S. #130
7-minute drive  
Mon - Sat: 6 AM - 8 PM
Sun: 10:30 AM - 8 PM

Moe's Southwest Grill   
1801 4th Ave. S.
8-minute drive 
Sun - Sat: 11 AM - 9 PM

Original Pancake House 
1931 11th Ave. S. 
7-minute drive  
Mon. - Fri: 6:30 AM - 2 PM
Sat. - Sun: 7 AM - 2:30 PM

Pizza Hut  
31 20th St. S.
6-minute drive 
Sun - Sat: 10 AM - 10 PM

Sinbad's 
401 19th S. S. #100
8-minute drive 
Mon - Fri: 10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Sat - Sun: 11 AM - 6 PM

Sitar Indian Cuisine  
729 20th St. S.
5-minute drive  
Sun - Sat: 11 AM - 2:45 PM & 5 PM - 9:45 PM

Sneaky Pete's Hotdogs 
1905 Park Place
7-minute drive  
Mon. - Sat: 6 AM - 8 PM
Sun: 6:30 AM - 8 PM

Surin West 
1918 11th Ave. S
7-minute drive
Sun - Thurs: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM & 5 PM - 9:30 PM
Fri.- Sat. 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM & 5 PM - 10:30 PM

Taziki’s Mediterranean Café
301 18th St. S.
8-minute drive
Mon - Sat: 10:30 AM - 8 PM
Sun: 11 AM - 8 PM

Wall Street Deli 
1901 6th Ave. N. #290 
7-minute drive 
Mon - Fri: 7 AM - 3 PM

Wings Around the Clock 
801 20th St. S.  
6-minute drive 
Mon - Thurs: 10:30 AM - 9 PM
Fri - Sat: 10:30 - 11 PM

Zoe's Kitchen  
1819 5th Ave. N.
9-minute drive  
Mon - Fri: 10 AM - 4PM

Award-Winning Restaurants

Please Note: Reservations are required at ALL of these restaurants.

Bottega Restaurant | 4.5 stars 
2240 Highland Avenue South
5-minute drive
Tues - Sat: 11 AM - 10 PM
(205) 933-2001
 
Chez Fonfon | 4.6 stars 
2007 11th Ave. S. 
7-minute drive 
Tues - Thurs: 11 AM - 10 PM
Fri: 11 AM - 10:30 PM
Sat: 4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
(205) 939-3221

Giannmarco's | 4.7 stars  
721 Broadway St. 
15-minute drive
Mon - Tues & Sat: 5 PM - 10 PM
Wed - Fri: 11 AM - 2 PM & 5 PM - 10 PM
(205) 871-9622  

Highland's Bar & Grill I 4.5 stars
2011 11th Ave S
6-minute drive
Restaurant:
Tue - Thu: 5:30 PM - 10PM
Fri - Sat: 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Bar: Tue - Fri: 4 PM - 10PM
Sat: 5PM - 10 PM
(205) 939-1400

Hot and Hot Fish Club I 4 stars
2180 11th Ct S
4-minute drive
Tues - Sat: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Mon & Sat: Closed
(205) 933-5474 

Ocean | 4.3 stars 
1218 20th St. S
8-minute drive
Tues - Sat:  5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
(205) 933-0999

OvenBird I 4 stars
2810 3rd Avenue S.
4-minute drive
Mon - Thurs: 4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Fri - Sat: 4:30 - 11:00 PM
5-minute drive
(205) 957-6686

Ancillary Services
Diagnostics (X-Ray & MRI)

OrthoSports Imaging Center
St. Vincent's MRI & X-Ray
Located the floor below Andrews Sports Medicine
805 St. Vincent's Drive, Ground Level
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 212-6589
View map here

 
Hours of Operation
Mon - Fri: 7 AM - 6 PM

Pharmacies (Nearby)

St. Vincent's Seton Pharmacy
2700 10th Ave. S., Bldg 2, 1st Floor
7-minute walk
Mon - Fri: 8:30 AM - 5 PM 
(205) 930-2520 
View map here

CVS Pharmacy
303 Clairmont Avenue S.
3-minute drive
Mon - Fri: 8 AM - 6 PM
Sat: 9 AM - 6 PM
Sun: 10 AM - 6 PM
(205) 933-8374 

Walgreens Pharmacy
3020 Clairmont Avenue S. 
3-minute drive
Mon - Fri: 8 AM - 8 PM
Sat: 9 AM - 6 PM
Sun: 10 AM - 6 PM
(205) 323-6823


 

Local Attractions
History

Alabama Sports Hall of Fame
2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N
Birmingham, AL 35203
7-minute drive
205-323-6665 

Hours of Operation
Mon - Fri:  9 AM -  5 PM 

Admission
Adult - $5
Senior (60+) - $4
Student - $3
Family - $14

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
520 16th St N,
Birmingham, AL 35203
8-minute drive
(205) 328-9696 

Hours of Operation
Tues - Sat: 10 AM -  5 PM
Sun: 1 PM - 5 PM 

Admission
Adult - $15
Senior (65+) - $5
College Id - $6
4th - 12th Grade - $5
3rd Grade & Younger - Free

 

Kids

Birmingham Zoo
2630 Cahaba Road
Birmingham 35223
10-minute drive
(205) 879-0409

Hours of Operation
Mon - Sun: 9 AM - 5 PM

General Admission

  • Adults – $16*
  • Children 2 – 12 years old – $11*
  • Senior Citizens (65 years+) – $14*
  • Military (Active duty only- must show military ID) - $14*
    *Plus tax

McWane Science Center
200 19th St N
Birmingham 35203
6-minute drive
(205) 714-8300 

Hours of Operation
Mon - Fri: 9 AM - 6 PM
Sat: 10 AM - 6 PM
Sun: 12 PM - 6 PM

Admission
Varie per age/package 

Sports

Birmingham Barons
AA Affiliate of the Chicago White Sox
Regions Field
1401 1st Ave S,
Birmingham, AL 35233
9-minute drive
(205) 988-3200

Regular Season: April - August
View 2017 Schedule
 

The Steel City
Downtown Homewood

Downtown Homewood is a short 10-minute drive from our main office at the St. Vincent's Birmingham campus. Old-style shopping along main street in the Birmingham suburb of Homewood includes upscale clothing shops, home decorating stores, and nationally acknowledged high end antique galleries. A stop by Savage’s Bakery, a local landmark, is a necessity. The new SoHo Square includes an interesting mix of boutiques and restaurants at sidewalk level below residential lofts. 18th street (and beyond) Homewood.

Downtown Homewood, Alabama
ACCOMMODATIONS

Aloft  | 3.9 stars
1903 29th Avenue South
Homewood, AL 35209
(205) 874-8055
Standard Nightly Rate: $139 + tax 

RESTAURANTS

Chicken Salad Chick, Dave's Pizza, Demetri's BBQ, Holler and Dash, Jackson's Bar & Bistro, Jersey Mike's Subs, Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q, Johnny's Restaurant, Little Donkey Mexican Restaurant, Michael's Steaks and Seafood, Momma Goldberg's Deli, O'Carr's Delicatessen, O'Henry's Coffee, Sam's Super Sandwiches, Savage's Bakery & Deli, Scoops Ice Cream, Steel City Pops, Urban Cookhouse, Which Wich, Zoe's Kitchen

SHOPPING

Abbe Luxe, Alabama Goods, Ambiance, Argent Antiques, At Home Furnishgs, Collage Designer Consignment, Ed's Pet World Four Seasons Antiques & Art, Homewood Sporting Goods, Homewood Toy & Hobby Shop, LuLulemon Athletica, Mary Evelyn, Nadeau, Shoefly, Sikes Children's Shoes, Soca, Soho Retro, Theodora, The Trak Shak, Three Sheets, Twenty Eight Twenty Boutique, White Flowers Gallery

Uptown

Located in the heart of Birmingham’s Arts and Entertainment District, Uptown brings together culture, dining and entertainment to create an atmosphere people will never want to leave. This Birmingham destination is anchored by The Westin Birmingham and the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Center (BJCC). Uptown is a 10-minute drive from our main office at the St. Vincent's Birmingham campus.

Uptown Entertainment DistrictUptown Entertainment DistrictUptown District

ACCOMMODATIONS

Westin |4.2 stars
2221 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N.
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 307-3600 
Standard Nightly Rate: TBD
7 minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's-Birmingham Campus)

RESTAURANTS

Cantina Laredo, Mugshots, Octane Coffee Bar, Texas De Brazil, The Southern Kitchen, Todd English P.U.B.

Riverchase Galleria

Indulge in brands you love at the best shopping mall in Birmingham. Riverchase Galleria, located in Hoover, is a 20-minute drive from our main office, located on the St. Vincent's Birmingham campus.

Riverchase Galleria

ACCOMMODATIONS

Hyatt Regency - The Winfrey Hotel | 4.3 stars
1000 Riverchase Galleria
Hoover, AL 35244
(205) 705-1234
email: gretchen.scott@hyatt.com 
Nightly Rate: Club - $129 + tax / Standard - $109 + tax
20-minute drive to/from Andrews Sports Medicine (St. Vincent's Birmingham campus)

RESTAURANTS

Bonefish Grill, California Pizza Kitchen, J. Alexander's, Manchu Wok, Olive Garden, On Tap Sports Café, Outback Steakhouse, Shula's Steak House, Stix

Food Court | within mall
Auntie Anne's, Chick-Fil-A, Cindy's Cinnamon Rolls, Farmer's Basket, GiGi's Cupcakes, Great American Cookies, Great Wraps, McDonalds, Smoothie King and more"

SHOPPING

159 Stores

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The Summit

The Summit is Birmingham, Alabama's premier shopping and dining destination. Whether you want to shop the latest fashions from unique stores, eat at your favorite restaurant. The Summit is a 15-minute drive from our main office at the St. Vincent's Birmingham campus.

The Summit-Frint Entrance

RESTAURANTS

California Pizza Kitchen, Chu's Mexican Food, Fleming's Steakhouse, Flip Burger Boutique, Johnny Rockets, Macaroni Grill, Nothing Bundt Cakes, P.F. Chang's, Panera Bread, Pieology Pizzeria, Seasons 52, Steel City Pops, Taco Mama, The Cheesecake Factory, The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, Trader Joe's, Urban Cookhouse, Village Tavern, Which Wich, Zoe's Kitchen

Restaurants Map

ENTERTAINMENT

Carmike Cinemas Summit

Movie Showtimes

SHOPPING

98 Stores, including: Banana Republic, Belk, Bromberg's Fine Jewelry, Brooks Brothers, Gus Mayer, Lucky Brand Jeans, Saks 5th Avenue, State Traditions, The North Face, Urban Outfitters, Vineyard Vines

Stores Map

Shopping Hours:
 Mon-Sat: 10 AM - 9 PM
 Sunday: Noon - 6 PM