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Traveling to the New Orleans Area

Airport Information:

The nearest airport is the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)

Travel Distance: Approximately 13.3 miles / 21.5km

 

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

ยท  Airport Shuttle New Orleans

    • Fee: 20 USD (one way) / 38 USD (round trip)
    • Hours: 24 hours
    • Contact: (504) 522-3500; Reservation required
    • Website: Airport Shuttle New Orlean
  • Bus
    • Fee: 2 USD (one way)
    • Hours: 5:20am - 9:20pm (from Airport); 6:49am - 9:49pm (from CBD)
    • Contact: (504) 818-1077
    • Website: Jefferson Transit
  • Taxi Cab
    • Fee: 33 USD (approximately, one-way)
    • Hours: 24 hours
    • About: Pick-up is on the lower level, outside the baggage claim area. There may be an additional charge for extra baggage. Taxis are required to offer a credit card payment option.
    • Checker-Yellow - (504) 943-2411
    • Coleman Cab - (504) 586-0222
    • New Breed Cab - (504) 822-4505
    • United Cabs - (504)522-9771
    • White Fleet Cab - (504) 822-3800
    • Yellow-Checker - (504) 525-3311
  • Rental Cars - All major vendors are represented.

Driving Directions from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport:

  • Head SE on Airport Rd.
  • Turn LEFT onto US-61 S / Airline Dr.
  • Take the I-10 ramp to US-90 BUS / Westbank.
  • Keep left at the fork and merge onto I-10 East.
  • Continue onto US-90 BUS W.
  • Take exit 11C toward Tchoupitoulas St / S Peters St.
  • Merge onto Calliope St.
  • Turn LEFT onto Convention Center Blvd.
  • Destination will be on the LEFT.

Parking:

Self-parking is complimentary for all conference attendees. Details will be available in your e-Welcome Packet that will be distributed a week prior to the conference. Valet parking is $26 from 6-24 hours.