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Transport

Arriving by Air
New Orleans is served by the Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY)
Airlines serving Armstrong International are:

Air Canada AirTran American Airlines Continental
Delta Frontier Jet Blue Soutwest
United Us Airways

 


The airport is located approximately 13 miles from the Morial Convention Center

Ground Transportation from the Airport to the Convention Center by Taxi
A taxi cost approx. $33.00 from the airport to the Central Business District for one or two persons and $14.00 (extra per passenger) for three or more passengers.

Taxi ranks are located on the lower level, outside the baggage claim area. Taxis accept credit cards

Ground Transportation from the Airport to the Convention Center by Airport Shuttle
Shuttle service is available from the airport to the hotels in the Central Business District for $20.00 (per person, one-way) or $38.00 (per person, round-trip). Three bags per person. Please visit www.airportshuttleneworleans.com  for more details or to make a reservation.

Ground Transportation from the Airport to New Orleans Central Business District by bus - The E2 - Airport Route provides service from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, down Airline Drive into New Orleans.

During weekdays only, it provides service to the New Orleans CBD. The Airport bus stop is on the second level of the airport, near the Delta counter, in the median (look for the sign and bench).

The fare from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to New Orleans Central Business district is $2. There will be a short walk to the convention center area

Please visit http://www.jeffersontransit.org/schedules/E2Airport-Map.htm for more details

Arriving by Train
New Orleans Union Station is located on Loyola Avenue approximately 1.5 miles from the Morial Convention Center. Please visit Amtrak for schedules and reservations.

Local Transport
Streetcars and buses in New Orleans are operated by the Regional Transit Authority.
Each ride on a streetcar or bus cost $1.25.  An unlimited ride pass can be purchased from the drivers for $3 for one day.