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Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)

Whether you’re going from New Orleans Airport to Bourbon Street or from the Garden District to MSY, count on Uber to get you there.

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How to get a ride from New Orleans Airport

Request when you’re ready to walk outside

And choose a ride option that suits your group size and luggage storage needs.

Exit from baggage claim

Head over to the Transportation Center by crossing the pedestrian crosswalk located outside of Baggage Claim 6. This is where all Uber driver-partners at MSY meet travelers for pickup.

Wait in the Transportation Center lot

If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app to confirm your location.

New Orleans Airport parking rates

If you are planning a trip to New Orleans Airport and are considering driving, you can find parking rates here.

Parking option

Short Term

Long Term

Credit Card Lot


$19 per day
$16 per day
$11 per day
Parking rates might not always represent the latest prices; this information was updated on October 29, 2018.

New Orleans Airport map

Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport has 2 terminals: East and West. The airport has 3 operating concourses: B, C, and D. Concourses C and D handle international travel.

Top questions from riders

Yes. Tap here for a list of airports around the world where you can request a ride with Uber.

The cost of an Uber trip to (or from) New Orleans Airport depends on factors that include the type of ride you request, the estimated length and duration of the trip, tolls, and current demand for rides.

You can see an estimate of the price before you request by entering your pickup spot and destination in Uber’s price estimator. Then, when you request a ride you’ll see your actual price in the app based on real-time factors.

Pickup locations may depend on the type of ride you request and the size of the airport. Follow the instructions in the app about where to meet your driver. You can also look for signs that point to designated airport ridesharing zones. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.

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Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport visitor information

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, also known as New Orleans Airport, serves the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, and handles around 12 million travelers annually. MSY Airport is about a 22-minute drive in ideal road and traffic conditions from downtown New Orleans, which is located 15 miles (24 kilometers) from the airport.

New Orleans Airport terminals

Louis Armstrong Airport has 2 main passenger terminals, East Terminal and West Terminal, and 4 concourses: A, B, C, and D. Concourse A is currently closed. There is one New Orleans Airport lounge, which is located in Concourse D. You can plan your trip using the information below.

Louis Armstrong Airport Concourse B

  • Southwest

Louis Armstrong Airport Concourse C

  • Alaska
  • Allegiant
  • American
  • British Airways
  • Condor
  • Copa
  • Delta
  • Frontier
  • JetBlue
  • Spirit
  • United
  • Vacation Express

Louis Armstrong Airport Concourse D

  • Air Canada
  • Delta
  • Sun Country
  • United
  • Delta Sky Club

Louis Armstrong Airport international terminal

New Orleans Airport international flights board from Concourses C and D. New Orleans Airport offers nonstop flights to more than half a dozen international destinations.

Dining at Louis Armstrong Airport

MSY Airport has more than 20 food and beverage outlets, including bars, cafes, fast-food places, and restaurants. New Orleans Airport food options are generally located in the concourses and offer travelers a variety of choices for snacks and meals.

Things to do at New Orleans Airport

Passengers who are interested in shopping can visit the many New Orleans Airport shops, which are predominantly located after security. MSY is home to stores selling newspapers, local goods, souvenirs, and gifts. For entertainment, MSY Airport hosts live music across all concourses (and one location before security) almost daily.

Currency exchange at New Orleans Airport

New Orleans Airport currency exchange offices are located in the West Terminal.

Hotels near New Orleans Airport

Whether you have a layover or an overnight flight delay, or you need a place to stay for a visit near MSY, there are more than 15 hotels and accommodations nearby.

Points of interest near New Orleans Airport

  • Bourbon Street
  • Frenchmen Street music venues
  • French Quarter
  • Garden District
  • Shops of the Colonnade

Find more information about MSY here.