If your trip to Northport is all locked in but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.Make the short drive out of the center of the neighborhood and spend an afternoon discovering Tuscaloosa Amphitheater and Tuscaloosa River Walk. Need some more nearby options? R&R Cigars is also worth spending some time at.
If you’ve seen all there is to see in Northport, head over to Cottondale. This nearby neighborhood has tons of things to keep you occupied. It’s just 11 miles away, so you hardly have an excuse to miss it!
First of all, make sure that the car you select for your Northport trip will fit all your buddies and your gear. Then consider where you’ll be driving. If you’ll spend most of your time in downtown Tuscaloosa (which is just 2 miles away), book a compact ride so you can zip through all the traffic easily. Think you’ll be out of town more often? Choose a car with a little more trunk space and legroom.
You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to rental cars in Northport. From people-movers with plenty of room to spare to zippy little compacts that make parking a breeze, you’ll find it all here. Deciding on your perfect match of course depends on your budget and what activities you plan on doing. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others require no more than four wheels and a gas pedal. What type of car will it be this time?
You’ll need to stick to the right when driving in Northport. On top of that, take some extra caution if it’s your first time behind the wheel here. Once you’ve got the hang of how the locals drive, you can relax and enjoy the scenery!
More often than not, your chosen rental car company will charge the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may share your contact details with the relevant local law enforcement agency so they can issue a fine to you directly.
Although there are a few exceptions, seat belts must be worn in Tuscaloosa County.
You’re allowed to use a cell phone when driving around Northport. However, we recommend waiting until the end of your journey, or pulling over in a safe spot, before taking that call.
In Northport, it is illegal to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) above 0.08%. If you’re planning to have a couple of drinks with lunch or dinner, it’d be wise to leave your rental car at your hotel.
Yes you can. But before you turn, you must bring the vehicle to a complete stop and only proceed if the lane is free of traffic.