New Orleans International Airport
900 Airline Highway
Kenner, LA 70062
- American Airlines
- Continental Airlines
- US Airways
A cab ride costs $28.00 from the airport to the Central Business District (CBD) for one person and $10.00 (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.
Shuttle service is available from the airport to the hotels in the CBD for $10.00 (one-way, per person). Three bags per person. Call (504) 465-9780 for more details. Ticket booths are located on the lower level in the baggage claim area. Airport Shuttle also provides limousine service by reservation (availability is limited). A stretch limo is $90.00 and can accommodate six people.
A ride on this public bus costs $1.60 per person which includes one transfer good from any Jefferson Transit bus. This bus picks up outside Entrance #7 on the upper level and runs approximately every 30 minutes. For more information, call the Jefferson Parish Transportation Department Info Line at (504) 818-1077.
Directions to Tulane Facilities
Getting to Campus
The Office of Undergraduate Admission is located in 210 Gibson Hall at 6823 St. Charles Avenue in the Uptown area of New Orleans. (The Tulane School of Medicine and Medical Center is located "downtown" at 1415 Tulane Avenue.) For your convenience, we strongly recommend that visitors take a taxi or use the streetcar to get to campus. Taxi fare between New Orleans International and Tulane University is $21.00 each way. Taxis can be found just outside of the baggage claim area on the lower level of the terminal.
The Airport Shuttle service charges $10.00 each way between New Orleans International Airport and Tulane University. Several Airport Shuttle ticket counters are located in the baggage claim area. The Airport Shuttle van stops at the Tulane University Center, a short walk from the Admission Office.
The Tulane campus is on the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar line approximately four miles from the French Quarter. The streetcars run twenty four hours a day and stop immediately in front of the Admission Office. The fare is $1.00 (exact change required.) Families staying at downtown hotels may find that the streetcar provides a scenic and easy way to move between hotel and campus.
- New Orleans Car Rental, P.O. Box 20065, New Orleans, LA 70144-0065
TULANE COURTESY CAR DEALERS
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Gerry Lane Buick/Chevrolet
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