Dylan Stewart


Auburn-Opelika is located centrally in the Southeastern region of the United States, with proximity to domestic airports and a laidback drive away from some of the area’s liveliest cities.

From Atlanta, GA

The convenience of flying in and driving over from Atlanta is unmatched. Nine domestic airlines service Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and offer direct, non-stop access from more than 150 U.S. cities.

Groome Transportation provides shuttle service to and from Atlanta’s airport with 17 daily round trips, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

The airport’s Rental Car Center is only a few minutes away from the airport via the Sky Train; it operates 24-7 and has 13 rental car brands available.

From Atlanta’s airport, take I-85 S towards Montgomery. Attendees will reach Auburn-Opelika in the time it takes to check emails and catch up on social media (about an hour and a half).

From Montgomery, AL

American Airlines services Montgomery Regional Airport with non-stop service from Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX, and Charlotte, NC (and coming June 2018, from Washington D.C.), and Delta Air Lines services the airport with non-stop service from Atlanta, GA.

For in-state groups driving over for their meeting, Montgomery to Auburn-Opelika takes only about 45 minutes via I-85 N towards Atlanta—a short drive over an easy stretch of highway.

From Birmingham, AL

Four major airlines service Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International AirportAmerican AirlinesDelta Air LinesSouthwest Airlines and United Airlines—with over 100 daily flights to 23 cities and direct, non-stop access from nearly 50 U.S. cities.

From Birmingham’s airport, take US Highway 280 E approximately 110 miles. Auburn-Opelika can also be reached via I-65 S and I-85 N. Along either route, plan for about a two-hour drive.

From Columbus, GA

From the Columbus Metropolitan Airport, take US Highway 280 W and I-85 S, approximately 40 miles.

From Dothan, AL

US-431 N will take attendees from Dothan Regional Airport to Auburn-Opelika in a little over two hours (approximately 115 miles).


Auburn-Opelika’s walkability, transportation services and team of experts make getting around and group travel logistics stress-free.