It’s Monday, January 26 and 9:18pm in Downtown New Orleans.
From New Orleans: The ferry departs every 30 mins on the 15 and 45 of every hour. The first boat leaves at 6:15 am. The last boat leaves at 12:15 am.
From Algiers: The ferry departs every 30 mins on the hour and half hour of every hour. The first boat leaves at 6 am. The last boat leaves at midnight.
The 10-minute trip is free to all pedestrians, and $1 for cars (from the Algiers side only).
DETAILS1 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Hungry? There are 176 restaurants and 32 sidewalk cafes in Downtown New Orleans
Downtown's Arts District is home to 18 art galleries and 5 museums.
New Orleans named one of the 15 Coolest North American Cities MSN Travel
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.
Downtown is the largest employment center in Louisiana with 62,000 jobs
New Orleans Tourism Breaks Record in 2011 with 8.75 Million Visitors University of New Orleans Hospitality Research Center
New Orleans listed as 1 of 5 safe havens to ride out the recession Christian Science Monitor
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year