Getting to New Orleans and the 2015 NAEYC Institute
New Orleans is one of America’s most accessible cities. The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is approximately 15 miles and 22 minutes from the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, the official hotel of the 2015 NAEYC Institute. A taxi to/from the airport to the hotel costs approximately $33.00 each way.
NAEYC has also arranged for Airport Shuttle to provide discounted shared-ride van service to and from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. To receive the $3.00 discount on round-trip service, you must make your reservation online. The discounted rate for round-trip service is $35.00 per person.
For more information on flying into MSY and travel arrangements, please call 504-464-0831 or visit the airport website.
Getting around New Orleans
Discover New Orleans easily and conveniently via bus or historic streetcars. It costs only $1.25 to take one of the 30 different bus routes RTA offers, or one of the city's famed streetcars, which travel along the Riverfront, St. Charles Avenue, Loyola Avenue, and Canal Street. For unlimited rides, purchase a 1,3, or 5-day "Jazzy Pass" at most Walgreens locations, any RTA ticket vending machine, or any CVB Visitor Center.
For more information on what to see and do during your stay in New Orleans, visit our attractions page.