A cab ride costs $33.00 from the airport to the Central Business District (CBD) for one or two persons and $14.00 (per passenger) for three or more passengers. 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.
Shuttle service is available from the airport to the hotels in the CBD for $20.00 (per person, one-way
) or $38.00 (per person, round-trip
). Three bags per person. Call 1-866-596-2699 or (504) 522-3500 for more details or to make a reservation. Advance reservations are required 48 hours prior to travel for all ADA accessible transfers. Please call in advance of your travel date for the specially-equipped shuttle to be reserved. For group reservations of 50 or more people please dial 1-866-596-2699. Ticket booths are located on the lower level in the baggage claim area. www.airportshuttleneworleans.com
Union Station is located at 1001 Loyola Avenue in New Orleans. Amtrak does not provide transportation to or from the airport. Passengers should use limousine, public bus, or taxi service to reach the station. www.amtrak.com
Greyhound Bus no longer serves Armstrong International Airport. The closest location is the Downtown Bus Station at 1001 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, 70113. For information fares and scheduling, call (504) 525-9371 or toll free 1-800-231-2222. www.greyhound.com
The Airport-Downtown Express (E-2) Bus picks up outside airport Entrance #7 on the upper level. jeffersontransit.org
The fare for Airport-Downtown Express (E-2) is $2.00. The fare boxes will accept $1, $5, $10, $20 dollar bills and all U.S. coins. The Airport-Downtown Express (E-2)
provides service from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, down Airline Drive into New Orleans, which takes approximately 35 minutes. The Airport bus stop is on the second level of the Airport in the outer lanes at Door 7. For more information on public transit in the area, visit the Jefferson Transit website, www.jeffersontransit.org
, or the RTA website www.norta.com
Northshore Airport Express: Provides shuttle service to/from the North shore and the Airport. Please contact us for exact quote of fares. ADVANCED RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Call (985) 386-3861 for reservations or more information.
There are 9 rental agencies with offices on the lower level of the airport. Check with each company for rates. Click here
to view rental car company contact information.
Tiger Airport Shuttle:
Tiger Shuttle vans provide service to/from Baton Rouge. They will take you to the airport from your home, office or hotel and bring you back after you land. To keep prices low, when possible you can share the ride with a few other passengers. In exchange, Tiger Shuttle gives you prices that are more economical than a taxi or limo and a solution that is more convenient than driving and parking at the airport. For more information visit www.tigerairportshuttle.com
or call (225) 333-8167.