PORTS '16 have chosen New Orleans Marriott as the official hotel. A preferred rate will be extended to all conference attendees.
New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130
Reserve your Room
All rooms are subject to applicable taxes, which are currently 13% and $3.00 per room, per night, and are subject to change without notice.
Rooms will be available to book in November 2015
Room booking deadline - May 24, 2016
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)
900 Airline Drive, Kenner, LA 70062
Phone: (504) 303-7790
Distance to hotel: Approximately 15 miles
Transportation to Conference
Taxi cabs & fees
Fee: Approximately 33.00 USD from the airport to the Central Business District for one or two persons; 14.00 USD per passenger for three or more passengers.
Pick-up is on the lower level, outside the baggage claim area.
There are 9 rental agencies with offices on the lower level of the airport.
Streetcars in New Orleans cost $1.25 per ride and can be paid with exact change when you board. 1, 3, and 31-day unlimited ride Jazzy Passes are also available for $3, $9 and $55 respectively. See the
Regional Transit Authority (RTA)'s website for a list of places to purchase these. Please note that passes are non-refundable and non-replaceable. Fares listed above and routes and schedules listed below are subject to change - check directly with the
RTA directly for the latest information.
More detailed information on getting around by streetcar.
Customer service reps are available to answer your questions Mon-Fri 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET