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AIRPORT LOCATIONS

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)
1 Terminal Drive, Kenner, LA 70062 | P: 504-303-7800 | F: 504-303-7566
Driving from this airport to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center takes about 20 minutes.
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New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)
6001 Stars & Stripes Boulevard, New Orleans, LA  70126 | P: 504-243-4010 | F: 504-539-4283
Driving from this airport to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center takes about 20 minutes.
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TAXI AND RIDESHARE

Taxi Service

New Orleans is a “small” big city, and it’s actually quite affordable to travel around by taxi. Here’s more information on taxi service at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, including standard fares to the central business district and the French Quarter.

Rideshare – Uber and Lyft

Uber and Lyft are also convenient options for getting around New Orleans. Learn how to connect with Uber and Lyft at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.

Scooter Rental

Mobility-scooter rentals are available at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) UPS Store, located in Lobby F of the MCCNO. Guests are urged to reserve their scooter in advance. Wheelchairs are also available upon request.

SHUTTLE SERVICES

Shuttle Information

As a courtesy to our HAI HELI-EXPO® guests, on show days HAI will provide complimentary shuttle service between hotels in the Expo housing block and the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

HAI will provide complimentary shuttle service Monday, Mar. 22, through Thursday, Mar. 25, between the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and many of the hotels within the HAI HELI-EXPO 2021 housing block. Hotels in the HAI room block that aren’t listed on Shuttle Route 1, 2, 3, or 4 are within walking distance of the convention center.

Shuttle Dates & Times

DATE
DEPARTING HOTELS
EVERY 25-30 MINUTES
DEPARTING CONV. CTR.
EVERY 25-30 MINUTES
DEPARTING CONV. CTR.
EVERY 25-30 MINUTES
Mon., Mar. 22
7:00 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am – 3:00 pm
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Tue., Mar. 23
7:00 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am – 3:00 pm
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wed., Mar. 24
7:00 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am – 3:00 pm
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Thurs., Mar. 25
7:00 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am – 3:00 pm
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Information subject to change or update. Current as of 8/19/20.

Shuttle Pick-up Locations:

HOTEL
BOARDING LOCATION
*ROUTE 1
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Breezeway Entrance
Omni Riverfront Hotel
At Hilton New Orleans Riverside, Breezeway Entrance
*ROUTE 2
Astor Crowne Plaza
Front Entrance on Canal
Hyatt Centric French Quarter New Orleans
At Astor Crown Plaza, Front Entrance on Canal
New Orleans Marriott
Front Entrance on Canal
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
At Astor Crowne Plaza, Front Entrance on Canal
Westin New Orleans Canal Place
Curbside, Canal Street Entrance
Wyndham New Orleans French Quarter
At Astor Crowne Plaza, Front Entrance on Canal
*ROUTE 3
Cambria Hotel Downtown Warehouse District
At Renaissance Arts Hotel, Front Entrance Across Street
Courtyard Downtown near French Quarter
At Sheraton New Orleans, Front Entrance on Canal
DoubleTree by Hilton New Orleans
NE Corner of Tchoupitoulas & Gravier
JW Marriott New Orleans
At Sheraton New Orleans, Front Entrance on Canal
Kimpton Hotel Fontenot
NE Corner of Tchoupitoulas & Poydras
Loews New Orleans Hotel
NE Corner of Tchoupitoulas & Poydras
Renaissance Arts Hotel
Front Entrance, Across Street
Sheraton New Orleans
Front Entrance on Canal
*ROUTE 4
Higgins Hotel New Orleans
Side Entrance on Andrew Higgins
WALKING
Courtyard Downtown/Conv. Center
Walk to CC
Embassy Suites by Hilton Conv. Center
Walk to CC
Hampton Inn & Suites Conv. Center
Walk to CC
Hilton Garden Inn Conv. Center
Walk to CC
Hyatt Place New Orleans Conv. Center
Walk to CC
Marriott New Orleans Downtown/Conv. Center
Walk to CC
Residence Inn New Orleans Downtown
Walk to CC
SpringHill Suites Downtown/Conv. Center
Walk to CC

*Please Note:

Hotels are listed alphabetically, not in order of pick up.

For hotel shuttle information or ADA transportation call 1-877-214-6065. Please note that this phone number is active during shuttle times and 30 minutes prior and post scheduled times. Please request ADA service at least 30 minutes in advance of desired pick up time.

TRAVEL DISCOUNTS

Minimize Your Travel Costs

Take advantage of car rental discounts with Hertz, the official travel partner of HAI HELI-EXPO 2021, and book with Delta Air Lines to receive a discount on your round-trip flight.

Travel Discounts

Save money when you book with Delta Air Lines and Hertz car rentals.

 

Your HAI membership saves you money on your travels!

Delta Air Lines is offering opportunities for travel discounts for HAI HELI-EXPO 2021. For discounts on round-trip flights to and from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport for travel between Mar. 17, 2021, and Mar. 30, 2021, be sure to use the promotional code NMUD5.

Fares apply for travel to and from the following airports:

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Book now at delta.com or by calling the Delta Meeting Network (DMN) at 1-800-328-1111. Make sure you use the promotion code NMUD5!

For group reservations of 10 or more: Block-space reservations are defined as those with 10 or more passengers. All block-space bookings must be made through the DMN Support Desk. All provisions regarding block-space policy, including reservations, deposits, penalties toward utilization, ticketing, name changes, and deviations, are per the DMN Block Space Guidelines. For guidelines and questions, contact the DMN Desk at 1-800-328-2216 or at DeltaMeetingNetwork@delta.com. For group tickets of 10 or more, use promotion code NGMRF.

 

HAI members can receive a discount by using HAI discount code convention code (CV#) 022Q9492 when making a reservation in New Orleans. Book online here, or call 1-800-654-2240.

CITY INFORMATION

New Orleans City Information

The City of New Orleans is ready to welcome HAI HELI-EXPO and its attendees and exhibitors! They’ve prepared a detailed online guide to New Orleans  and its world-famous attractions, food, music, and night life. Get help from the home-town experts on making the most of your visit to the Crescent City and HAI HELI-EXPO.