Louis Armstrong International Airport
When you leave New Orleans on a flight booked through ebookers, you will likely leave from the Louis Armstrong International Airport. Only eleven miles from the Central Business District,, this airport is located at 900 Airlines Drive in Kenner. Airlines flying out of this airport include AirTran, Southwest Airlines, USAirways, American Airlines, Frontier, jetBlue, United, Delta, Air Canada, and United Airlines.
Parking at Louis Armstrong International Airport
The simplest parking at this airport is short term garage parking, which costs $2 for the first hour and an additional $2 for each half hour afterward until the maximum $17 daily limit is reached. The long-term parking garage charges the same rates, but with a maximum charge of $13 daily.
Transportation to Louis Armstrong International Airport
Getting to this airport is neither costly nor complicated. From the CBD near the French Quarter, a taxi can take you to the airport for a $33 flat rate or $14 per passenger for three or more people. Shuttle service from the same area is $20 per person, with a three-bag limit. Both transportation methods will take you about twenty-five minutes to get to the airport, depending on traffic. You can also use public transit for $2. The Airport-Downtown Express bus takes about thirty-five minutes to get from the CBD to the airport.
Restaurants at or near Louis Armstrong International Airport
Get a taste of New Orleans at Café Beignet, where they serve the traditional deep-fried, sugar-powdered treats, or at the Praline Connection, where you can get good pralines and soul food. The airport also has several good concourse bars available. Only a twelve-minute drive from the airport, Crabby Jack’s is a local treasure, serving what many describe as the best Po’ Boys in the city. No matter what your tastes, you're sure to find something just right to eat before your flight.
Airports in Washington D.C.
Washington D.C. is the thriving metropolitan capital of the United States. Every year, millions of people travel to the city for business, politics, and holiday. Arranging your trip to the capital city is easier when you go through ebookers for your flight. The District of Columbia is served by three airports. Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Arlington, Virginia, is the closest to the city centre Washington at four miles from the city centre. It serves Alaska, American, Continental, and many other carriers. Dulles International (IAD) is twenty-six miles away in Sterling, Virginia, and serves dozens of domestic and international carriers, including TACA, Lufthansa, and Virgin. Travel to Washington D.C. from Dulles may take up to an hour during times of heavy traffic. The third major airport in the area is Baltimore-Washington (BWI), located on Terminal Rd. in Baltimore. Ticket prices are often lower at BWI, although a ride into Washington with BWI Airport Taxi will cost $63.
Transportation from the Airport
All three of Washington D.C.'s airports handle heavy commercial traffic and millions of passengers every year. As a result, each of the three airports is connected to the capital by multiple bus and shuttle services, such as the Washington Flyer, which departs Dulles every thirty minutes for downtown DC and costs just $10. The service also stops at DCA and doesn't require reservations. Renting your car through ebookers is easy at these airports, as all three are served by many rental companies, including Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Thrifty, and Hertz.
Washington D.C.'s Climate
Temperatures in Washington D.C. range from summer highs of 30°C to a brisk -5°C during the winter months. Rain occurs throughout the year but peaks in July and August when many residents have left the city on their own holidays. Visitors are advised to check the local forecast before arriving.
Washington D.C.'s Main Attractions
Washington D.C. is a city of monuments, museums, and marvels. The District of Columbia is where you'll find the Smithsonian Institution. For no charge, you can visit its network of fifteen separate museums, zoos, and research facilities. No fewer than 7,000 new items are added every day to the Library of Congress, which is open to the public during normal business hours. Use ebookers to schedule your return trip, as the Library's 532 miles of shelf space and 115 million-item inventory might take more than one visit to browse fully.
- 7 direct flights are operating from New Orleans to Washington today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 26m.
- American Airlines flight 4564 (5:58 AM GMT, Embraer 175) is today's earliest available flight from New Orleans to Washington.
- United Airlines flight 6221 (5:50 PM GMT, Embraer 175) is today's latest available flight from New Orleans to Washington.
- Today's shortest direct flight from New Orleans to Washington (United Airlines flight 6031, Canadair Regional Jet 700) takes 2h 16m.
- Today's longest direct flight from New Orleans to Washington (American Airlines flight 4564, Embraer 175) takes 2h 31m.
- Flights from Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY), Lakefront Airport (NEW) to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.
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