Connecting Our Communities

Tuscaloosa By-Pass is a western bypass of the City of Tuscaloosa. It is a primary commercial trucking route that provides an alternate route for the western and northern communities to cross the Black Warrior River in Tuscaloosa County. Tuscaloosa By-Pass connects US 82 and I-20/I-59, as well as Highway 171, 43, 69N and 69S. This is the fastest route to the interstate highways.

We are easy to find!

Traveling north, take exit 68 on I-20/I-59 for Joe Mallisham Pkwy. Traveling south, turn onto Boon Blvd for Joe Mallisham Pkwy. See the map here.

We want to see you!

Everyone who travels Tuscaloosa By-Pass is eligible for a discount. Locals, frequent visitors, occasional travelers, everyone can save!

Office Hours

Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm

You'll find more contact options here.

Our office is closed for all major holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day (& the day after)
  • Christmas Eve & Day

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Commercial Accounts

Tuscaloosa By-Pass is a primary trucking route through the US southeast. Our plaza is designed to accommodate commercial trucks with wide roadways and easy access outside lanes for Freedom Pass and Best Pass transponder use. We are interoperable with Best Pass, 6C transponders, and all toll bridges in Alabama.

Account Management

You can open and manage an Alabama Freedom Pass account online at or using our free mobile app.

Learn more information about Alabama Freedom Pass mobile here.

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