243rd meeting

Plan Your Trip

New Orleans, Louisiana
243rd meeting of the American Astronomical Society
New Orleans, Louisiana
7 – 11 January 2024

AAS 243 Rideshare Form
The AAS is providing this form to help participants share transportation, but all arrangements must be made by the attendees.

Find a Ride


Taxis pick up passengers in a dedicated taxi loading zone on the Arrivals Curb outside of Level 1 Baggage Claim Door 7. 

Estimated Fare: $36.00

Rental Cars

Rental Car Center Location:

600 Rental Boulevard, Kenner, LA 70062

How to get there:

You can connect to the MSY Rental Car Center using our MSY Rental Car Lot Shuttle. The rental car shuttle is available in front of the Long Term Parking Garage. Exit the terminal on Level 1 Baggage Claim and walk towards the Long Term Parking Garage adjacent to the terminal. Efficient, nonstop service is available to and from the rental car facility 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Shuttles typically depart every 5 minutes from the terminal to the rental car facility. The shuttle takes approximately 15-20 minutes to drive from the terminal to the rental car facility.

Passengers with special needs should contact MVI Field Services at (615) 318-3108

For more information, click here

Public Transportation

Bus service is available from Level 1 Baggage Claim outside Door 2, Zones B4 and B5.

Service to Downtown New Orleans from the airport is available via the Jefferson Transit Authority (JET) and the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA). For more information, including where to find the bus schedules, click here.

Ride Share

Ride app services pick up passengers outside of Level 1 Baggage Claim on the middle curb.

Uber/Lyft: Estimated fee is $46 one way