Blazer Express

Blazer Express Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

In observance of Memorial Day, there will be no Blazer Express bus service on Monday May 25, 2015.  Night safety escort van service will operate as normal on both Sunday May 24th and Monday May 25th.  Medical center employees who park in the remote parking lots should follow the normal holiday parking plan and park in the 6th Avenue Parking Deck.

Announcement for UAB Students - Pre-Order Your Parking Permit

Students can now pre-order their parking permit for the upcoming Fall 2015 semester.  To learn more about how to complete the pre-ordering process, please visit this UAB Announcement hyperlink.   Or you can pre-order your parking permit by visiting this UAB Parking & Transportation web page.

Purple Route - Discontinued Service April 27, 2015 - August 14, 2015

During the summer term (Monday April 27 - Friday August 14) the evening PURPLE ROUTE will not be in service.  Regular service on the Purple Route will resume on Monday August 17. 

BJCTA to Pilot New Hwy 280 MAX Route

On Monday, November 17, 2014, MAX began piloting a new express bus route from the Hwy 280 area into the UAB campus.  The new route - Route 201 - operates on weekdays and only has six stops.  To find details about Route 201 click HERE for a printable PDF of the BJCTA brochure, or visit the BJCTA web site at

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Blazer Express Routes | All routes Monday-Friday

Blue Route (see stops)

Route Schedule Time Between Buses
5:30am - 8:30am 8 minutes apart
8:30am - 7:30pm 12-15 minutes apart

Silver Route (see stops)

2:30pm - 7:30pm 9 minutes apart

Green Route (see stops)

7:00am - 7:00pm 12-18 minutes apart

Gold Route (see stops)

7:00am - 7:00pm 15-minute loops

Orange Route (see stops)

7:00pm - 12:00am 25-minute loops

Purple Route (see stops)

7:00pm - 12:00am 20-minute loops