When traveling to New Orleans there are several options to choose from to get you from point A to point B. Chose from these convenient transportation programs to help plan your stay:
Concierge airport transportation
One World Transport is the official concierge transportation service for the ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2014 annual meeting. The transport service will provide comfortable town car or limousine transportation options from Louis Armstrong International Airport, allowing you to relax before you arrive at your hotel destination.
Contact One World Transport to reserve your car transport at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hotel shuttle bus program
With the exception of the ASA headquarter hotel (Hilton New Orleans Riverside) and any other hotels within immediate walking distance of the convention center, ASA will operate a shuttle bus transportation program (Friday-Wednesday) from designated New Orleans hotels within the 2014 ASA hotel/housing program. View for the complete shuttle bus schedule.
New Orleans public transportation options
The airport is located approximately 13 miles from the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Ground Transportation from the Airport to the Convention Center by Taxi
A taxi costs approximately $33 from the airport to the Central Business District (CBD) for one or two persons and $14 (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 CBD for $20 (per person, one-way) or $38 (per person, round-trip). Three bags per person. Call 1-(866) 596-2699 or (504) 522-3500 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. Ticket booths are located on the lower level in the baggage claim area.
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 the Jefferson Transit website for more details.
Airport Limousine is the official limousine service for Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Convenient kiosks are located in the baggage claim area and no-hassle curbside pickups are available. Rates begin at $58 for one or two passengers. Visit their website for more information/reservations.
Hertz is pleased to offer special discounted car rental rates for the ANESTHESIOLOGY ™ 2014 annual meeting. To reserve your special meeting rates, please provide your CV# when making your reservations. You can make reservations online at Hertz.com or call Hertz directly: 1 (800) 654-2240 and mention the ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2014 discount CV# code 022Q6342. Special rates are available from all New Orleans-area locations for rentals from October 4-22, 2014.
Discounted meeting rates are guaranteed from one week prior through one week after the meeting dates and are subject to availability. Advance reservations are recommended, blackout dates may apply. Government surcharges, taxes, tax reimbursement, airport related fees, vehicle licensing fees and optional items, such as refueling or additional driver fees, are extra.