Travel and Lodging Information
If you’re flying in to the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, travel is less than 10 minutes to all of our events in the heart of Birmingham’s City Center and our host hotels, the Sheraton Birmingham Hotel and The Westin Birmingham. Host hotels are also located in Birmingham’s new Uptown District. If you are staying at either hotel, they will provide shuttle service to and from the airport. There is also taxi service available at the airport. Click here for a link to city bus routes. The Sheraton Birmingham and the Westin Birmingham provide special race weekend rates and are conveniently located within walking distance of the expo, the start/finish line area and the post race party. These events are all located in and around our weekend race headquarters at the Boutwell Auditorium near Linn Park. To learn more about our host properties or to make reservations, please click on their links below. In order to secure the special rate, you must ask for the Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend package. This rate will only be offered until February 10, 2015 or until they are booked so make your reservations early.
Visit the Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors Bureau at www.BirminghamAl.org for additional lodging, restaurant and attraction information.
|Host Hotels- Web Link||Phone||Address|
|Sheraton Birmingham||205.324.5000||2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N.
Birmingham, AL 35203
|The Westin Birmingham||205.307.3600||2221 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N.
Birmingham, AL 35203
ADDITIONAL HOTEL PROPERTIES
Within walking Distance of Start/Finish Line
Within 1-5 miles of Start/Finish Line
- SpringHill Suites Birmingham Downtown at UAB
- Aloft Birmingham Soho Square
- Embassy Suites Birmingham
- Courtyard Birmingham Homewood
Monthly averages & records °F | °C
|Month||Average Low||Average High||Average Precip||Record Low||Record High|
|January||33°||54°||4.77 in||-6° (1985)||81° (1949)|
|February||37°||37°||4.39 in||3° (1958)||83° (1996)|
|March||43°||67°||5.2 in||2° (1993)||89° (1982)|
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