Transport to and from New Orleans Airport (MSY): Bus, Taxi, Shuttle

At New Orleans (MSY) Airport there are the following methods of transportation:



At New Orleans Airport there are a couple of transportation companies: Jefferson Transit Authority (JET) and the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA).

Routes: Airport Express E2 and Airport Express 202.

On the other hand, Greyhound Bus services are also available.

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It is possible to get within 20 minutes to downtown New Orleans by taxi.

Taxicabs are at your disposal outside the baggage claim area (main terminal).

Expect an average fare of $36 for a one-way trip to downtown (CBD or French Quarter).

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Amtrak: Train and Bus

Please note that there isn't connection between New Orleans Airport and the city center.

Find the way to the nearest railway station to the Airport.

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Airport Shuttle: Hotels and various locations

From New Orleans Airport there are shuttle buses that run to various hotels and different points in New Orleans.

Approximately rates (per person):

- Airport - New Orleans: $24 (one way) / $44 (round trip). Three bags per person are included in the price.

There are special fees for groups but it is required to do a previous reservation calling: +1 866 596 2699.

For passengers with special needs or needing a wheelchair, should request the service calling at: +1 866 596 2699



Shared rides

Uber is authorized to provide service at New Orleans Airport. Passengers need to download the app on their iPhones or Androids and request the service online.

To pick up Uber: Get in the Ground Transportation Center. 1st floor of the Short-Term Parking Garage.




The official company that provides service at the Airport is A-Airport Limousine. A luxury method of transportation. Passengers can book previously the service or request it at one of the kiosks located in the Baggage Claim area.

Approximately rates:

- 2 passengers - From $58

- 8 passengers - From $118

Rates depend on the number of passengers and the type of vehicle.

For more information, please call: +1 504-305-2450.



Car Rental

Various car rental agencies provide service at New Orleans Airport.

Check in the following link all the options and prices and book your car online!