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Memphis to Birmingham (Alabama) drive

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Memphis to Birmingham (Alabama) road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Memphis to Birmingham (Alabama). If you're planning a road trip to Birmingham (Alabama), you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Memphis and Birmingham (Alabama). Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Memphis
drive for about 59 minutes

10:59 am  Holly Springs
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:59 am
drive for about 43 minutes

12:42 pm  Ripley
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 1:42 pm
drive for about 46 minutes

2:28 pm  Tupelo
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:28 pm
drive for about 39 minutes

4:07 pm  Fulton (Mississippi)
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 3 hours
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 Day 2

11:00 am  leave from Fulton (Mississippi)
drive for about 38 minutes

11:38 am  Hamilton (Alabama)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:38 pm
drive for about 1 hour

1:42 pm  Jasper (Alabama)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:42 pm
drive for about 49 minutes

3:31 pm  Railroad Park, Birmingham Al
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:31 pm
drive for about 10 minutes

4:41 pm  arrive in Birmingham (Alabama)

day 2 driving ≈ 2.5 hours

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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Memphis, Tennessee.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Holly Springs
Fulton (Mississippi)
Hamilton (Alabama)
Jasper (Alabama)
Railroad Park, Birmingham Al  (2 mentions)

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Birmingham, Alabama.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

What are some things to do in Birmingham (Alabama)?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Birmingham (Alabama). Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Katie from asked:
Entertainment for a large group of customers in Birmingham?  (2 answers)

profile  Kara from asked:
locate a good breakfast or coffee shop on the west side of Birmingham  (1 answer)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Birmingham (Alabama).

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Birmingham (Alabama) to Memphis drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Memphis to Birmingham (Alabama). Or get a full Memphis to Birmingham (Alabama) flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Memphis well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Memphis!

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At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 239 miles
driving time of 3 hours, 35 minutes
96 Memphis travel answers
1 Tupelo travel answer
31 Birmingham (Alabama) travel answers

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