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Getting to New Orleans


The New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) is conveniently located approximately 11 miles from the Central Business District; taxicabs, shuttle buses, and public buses run from MSY to the Central Business District and the French Quarter 24-hours a day.


New Orleans is served by 11 airlines: Air Tran, American Airlines, Continental, Delta, Express Jet, Jet Blue, Northwest, Southwest, Ted, United, and US Airways.

Flight Times

3.5 hours nonstop from New York; 2.5 hours from Chicago; and 4 hours from Los Angeles.

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