Airport and Transportation

The DoubleTree by Hilton New Orleans Hotel is approximately 13 miles, 22 minutes from the Lois Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. This hotel does not offer airport shuttle service to this airport.

NASCA provides a partial reimbusement of $350 for travel expense for the chief adminsitrators/proxy and professional development buy-up members. A link to submit for reimbursement will be sent to all qualifying state members on the last day of the event.

Airport Transportation

Airport Shuttle
Hours: 24 hours
Contact: (877) 592-2226
Reservation Required Shuttle service is available from the airport to hotels for $24.00 (per person, one-way) or $44.00 (per person, round-trip). These fares include three (3) bags per person. Additional baggage may be subject to additional fees. Passengers can purchase tickets at the Airport at Airport Shuttle ticket booths located on the first level throughout the Baggage Claim area. Those needing Wheelchair-Accessible Service should also call 1-866-596-2699 for assistance. You may reserve a shared ride service between the hotel and airport through or Reservations should be made at least 24 hours prior to the flight departure time.

My Airport Trip
Fee: prices vary
Hours: 24 hours
Travel Time: 30-45 minutes
Your driver will be waiting for you in the transportation center and will greet you by name.


Fee: prices vary
Hours: 24 hours
Taxicab booths are located on the first level of the Terminal outside of Baggage Claim Belts 1 and 14. Passengers must wait in line at one of these booths for taxi service. Taxi rides cost $33.00 from the airport to the hotel for up to two (2) passengers. For three (3) or more passengers, the fare will be $15.00 per passenger. Taxis are required accept credit card payments.

Getting around the City

City Rail System Street Car
Fee: $1.25 one way

Amtrak Union Station is located at 1001 Loyola Avenue in New Orleans. Amtrak does not provide transportation to or from the airport. Please visit for more details.


Self-Parking: Not available
Valet: $36.00 USD/Day

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