Getting Around

 

Centrally Located in Mid-City!
Ample free street parking!
Public transportation is convenient and affordable!

 

 

Getting to the Hostel on your arrival:
By car
:  Exit from I-10 at the Airline Dr/Tulane Ave. exit.
From the airport:: Take the Jefferson Parish airport bus  (JET-E1-Downtown Route). The bus stops at Canal Street/Jefferson Davis, which is about 8 blocks from the hostel.  The fare is $2.00.

Or reserve transportation via  Nola Airport Shuttle    or   New Orleans Airport Shuttle
By Greyhound Bus or Megabus.  Take the Loyola Streetcar and RTA Tulane #39  from Union Passenger Station

Getting around New Orleans:  Mercedes Benz Superdome or Smoothie King Center:

Just 1/6 miles from Site 61 Hostel.  Leave your car at the Hostel and take public transportation. After the event, you are 4-6 blocks from the French \Quarter.

Public Transportation: Three bus lines and two streetcar lines run just a few blocks from the hostel#39 Tulane  ( across the street from the hostel):  Goes to Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Smoothie King Center, Canal St./CBD, French Quarter (24 hours)
#32 Leonidas-Treme:  Goes to French Quarter, Audubon Park and Zoo
#90 Carrollton: Goes to City Park, Fairgrounds/Jazz Fest
#47 Canal-Cemeteries Streetcar: Goes to French Quarter, Cemeteries, City Park  (24 hours)
#49 Canal-Museum Streetcar:  Goes to French Quarter, Museum/City Park  (24 hours)
Easy connections to #12  St. Charles Streetcar to WWII Museum, Garden District (24 hours)

One-way fare for the buses and streetcars is $1.25, or you can buy an all-inclusive 24-hour pass for $3.00.

Some helpful apps:
RTA GoMobile 
  Free iPhone/iPad/Android download 
     ! Check this App for Service Alerts due to the collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel on Canal Street near the French Quarter.
Transit New Orleans   Free iPhone/Android download

Food & Drink in Mid-City

FullBlast Brunch

A festive New Orleans brunch menu featuring a variety of options with Creole, Cajun and Latin influences.

139 S. Cortez St. NOLA 70119
504-302-2800
info@fullblastbrunch.com

Finn McCool’s

known for our love and support of football all across the world. We feature a variety of leagues including Bundesliga, Champions League, La Liga, English and Scottish Premier Leagues, MLS and many more.

3701 Banks St. New Orleans, LA 70119
ph. (504) 486-9080

Boswell’s Jamaican Grill

“Authentic Jamaican cuisine in a warm, friendly environment”

3521 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119
Hours: Mon 11am-6pm Tues-Sat 11am-8pm

Three Palms

neighborhood bar with fun atmosphere and dining.
From bar back to bar owner, Allen credits his home town for nurturing the high level of hospitality he practices daily while operating his business.

3813 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119
ph. 504.459.4474

MONKEY MONKEY NOLA

Specialty drinks, freshly baked snacks, made to order lunch

Hours:

  • Monday through Friday: 6 am – 6 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: 7 am – 6 pm

4641 S Carrollton Ave • New Orleans, LA 70119