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-E2) across from the Spirit Airlines counter. Get off at Cortez St., one block from the hostel.   Fare is just $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
Transit New Orleans   Free iPhone/Android download