New Orleans is less spread out than most New World cities. Here are some tips to get around.
The best way to get to/from the conference is the Streetcar. If your impatient or stay out too late (Streetcars stop running at 1AM) you can fetch a Taxi. Streetcar The St. Charles Avenue/Carrolton Avenue Streetcar line provides transportation between Tulane's Uptown Campus and hotels on St. Charles Avenue or Canal Street. Fare is $1.50 and exact change is required. Taxi Cab fare from the airport to area hotels or Tulane's Campus is $24 each way for up to two people and $10 per person 3 to 5 poeple. Local fares are $2 for the drop charge and $1.20 per mile. Each additional person in $1.00. - United Cab - (504) 522-9771 - Yellow Cab - (504) 525-3311 Rent-a-Car There are rent-a-car offices at the airport. Local and national numbers: - Budget Rent-A-Car: - 800-527-0700 - 504-467-2277 - Enterprise: - 800-325-8007 - 504-522-7900 - Hertz: - 800-654-3131 - 504-468-3695