It’s Friday, October 24 and 6:14am 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
"The transformation that's taking place in New Orleans both socially and economically is stunning." World Trade 100 Magazine
New Orleans is #1 Top City for Young Entrepreneurs 2011 Under30CEO.com
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year
New Orleans has 3rd fastest wage growth in the USA CareerBuilder.com
New Orleans ranked #1 Most Improved on "Best Cities for Business" Wall Street Journal Marketwatch
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
New Orleans Tourism Breaks Record in 2011 with 8.75 Million Visitors University of New Orleans Hospitality Research Center
Downtown is home to several public parks, include Lafayette Square, Mississippi River Heritage Park and Duncan Plaza