Transportation Page


Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is located 11 miles northwest of downtown New Orleans.

Airport Shuttle Service

Airport Shuttle is the official ground transportation for the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Shuttle service is available to and from downtown New Orleans hotels, French Quarter, and the Convention Center, every day of the year (except from 2 AM - 3:30 AM), with vans departing approximately every 30 minutes.

Click here for reservation information or call Airport Shuttle at 866-596-2699


Amtrak offers routes to New Orleans from a number of cities across the country. Click here for more information.

Avis Car Rental 

Avis car rent is offering a discounted to all AAPT Winter Meeting attendees. Please call Avis directly at 800-331-1600 and use the Avis World Wide Discount (AWD) number (J945158) or click here to go directly to the Avis website. The discount is effective 7 days before and 7 days after the conferences.

Driving Directions

Click here for driving directions within or to New Orleans.

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Some photos courtesy of New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau