State Route 26 is a 15-mile-long (24 km) route in Russell County in the southeastern part of Alabama. The western terminus of the route is at its junction with State Route 51, and the eastern terminus of the route is at its junction with U.S. Highway 431 at the unincorporated community of Seale, approximately 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Phenix City.
State Route 26 assumes an east–west orientation for the duration of its route. It is routed along a two-lane roadway for its duration, passing through rural farmlands in western and central Russell County. Southwest of its terminating junction with State Route 51, the roadway continues towards Union Springs in Bullock County