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Airport Shuttle Service
Shuttle service is available from the airport to downtown hotels. For fares and pick up information, contact them directly at +1 (866) 596-2699 or +1 (504) 522-3500. To obtain PMA's Fresh Summit discount click here to make your reservation online.
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Fresh Summit Shuttle Buses
Buses will run between most of the official convention hotels and the Ernst N. Morial Convention Center. To find the shuttle bus pickup location at your hotel, ask the concierge or bell captain. For official evening receptions, the buses will go directly to the hotel in which the function is scheduled.
|Friday, October 18||6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.|
|Saturday, October 19||6:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, October 20||6:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.|
Shuttle Bus Routes
(Use the corresponding hotel numbers below to locate that hotel on the map) Click here to view the Fresh Summit hotel map.
Red — Route One
(travel time is 25 minutes round trip)
- 24. New Orleans Marriott (Curbside in Front of Hotel)
- 2. Astor Crowne Plaza (Curbside in Front of Hotel)
- 15. Wyndham New Orleans (Walks to Astor Crowne Plaza)
- 16. Hyatt French Quarter (Walks to Astor Crowne Plaza)
- 31. Ritz Carlton (Curbside on Canal Street)
- 5. Courtyard New Orleans (Walks to Ritz Carlton)
Blue — Route Two
(travel time is 20 minutes round trip)
- 27. Queen & Crescent Hotel (Curbside in Front of Hotel)
- 26. Omni Royal Crescent (Walks to Queen & Crescent)
- 20. International House (Walks to Queen & Crescent)
- 22. La Quinta Inn & Suites Downtown (Walks to Queen & Crescent)
- 21. JW Marriott (Curbside on Canal Street)
- 32. Sheraton New Orleans (Walks to JW Marriott)
- 4. Courtyard New Orleans French Quarter (Walks to JW Marriott)
Green — Route Three
(travel time is 25 minutes round trip)
- 36. Westin Canal Place (Curbside in Front of Hotel)
- 6. Doubletree Hotel (Across Tchoupitoulas)
- 38. Windsor Court Hotel (Walks to W Hotel)
- 35. W Hotel New Orleans (Across Tchoupitoulas)
- 28. Renaissance Arts (Across Tchoupitoulas)
Yellow — Route Four
(travel time is 30 minutes round trip)
- 19. Inter-Continental Hotel (Corner of Poydras & St. Charles)
- 13. Hilton New Orleans St. Charles Avenue (Corner of Poydras & St. Charles)
- 11. Hilton Garden Inn French Quarter (Across Carondelet @ Gravier)
- 29. Renaissance Pere Marquette (Curbside on Common)
- 39. Wyndham Garden Baronne Plaza (Walks to Renaissance Pere Marquette)
- 37. The Whitney, A Wyndham Hotel (Curbside on Poydras)
- 23. Loews New Orleans (Curbside on Poydras)
- 34. Staybridge Suites (Walks to Loews New Orleans)
- 1. Ambassador Hotel (Walks to Loews New Orleans)
Orange — Route Five
(travel time is 15 minutes round trip)
- 12. Hilton Riverside New Orleans (Side of Hotel under Canopy)
- 8. Embassy Suites Hotel (Julia Street Side)
- 3. Courtyard New Orleans Convention Center (Walks to Embassy Suites)
Pink — Route Six
(travel time is 40 minutes round trip)
- 14. Holiday Inn Superdome (Curbside on Loyola)
- 18. Hyatt Regency Superdome (Front of Hotel)
- 7. Drury Inn (Curbside on Poydras)
The following hotels are within walking distance of the Ernst N. Morial Convention Center and are not included in the shuttle service:
- 40. Wyndham Riverfront Hotel
- 33. Springhill Suites
- 30. Residence Inn
- 10. Hilton Garden Inn
- 9. Hampton Inn Convention Center
- 25. New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center
- 17. Hyatt Place
To arrange special assistance transportation, please call +1 (410) 507-0971 at least 60 minutes prior to pick-up or see a shuttle supervisor at the Ernst N. Morial Convention Center.
Note: Shuttle schedule may vary due to traffic and weather conditions.