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Tips to know when travelling to New Orleans

New Orleans travel tips

1) Pay attention to the less popular (but no less interesting) murals in New Orleans

If you want to see a favourite place of local creative youth, head to the awesome Studio Be in New Orleans. Admire the floor-to-ceiling bright portraits at this abandoned warehouse. Mosty, it hosts the works of the popular local artist BMike (AKA Brandon Odums).

2) Try the alligator meat at the French Market in New Orleans

Go to the French Market at 1008 Peters Street in New Orleans. The fried alligator meat is the main gem here. Locals advise no to hurry with purchases but to monitor the prices; different retailers may have different prices on the same goods here.

3) Have a relaxed walk and feed the ducks at Louis Armstrong Park in New Orleans

Head to 701 N Rampart Street in New Orleans to walk around the secluded Louis Armstrong Park. The 13-hectare park is filled with sculptures, duck ponds, water features, and plenty of tributes to Amstrong and other musicians. Bring some bread with you, sit down on the grass and seclude with your thoughts feeding ducks.

Travelers usually depart from San Diego International, San Diego, CA Bus Station, San Diego, CA - Old Town, San Diego, CA - Santa Fe, or San Diego, CA - La Jolla when they travel from San Diego to New Orleans. Book your trip to arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA-Charles Poydras, or New Orleans-Canal Charles Greyhound station. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. San Diego and New Orleans have 355 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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What are the most popular routes to and from San Diego?
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What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?
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Which airports are there in San Diego?
San Diego is mainly served by San Diego International. But there are other airports nearby, including McClellan–Palomar, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar.
What airports are near San Diego?
The main airport in San Diego is San Diego International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Long Beach, Palm Springs International, Imperial County, Hawthorne Municipal.
What airports are near New Orleans?
The main airport in New Orleans is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International. It is also served by Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Lafayette Regional, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Mobile Regional, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.
What buses and trains depart from San Diego?
A number of bus and train companies depart from San Diego, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Diego and New Orleans?
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Which airlines fly between San Diego and New Orleans?
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