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New Orleans Ferry (Adjusted Service)


To help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 while keeping our riders and operators safe, ferry service has been adjusted. Riders should only use public transit for essential travel. Remember to adhere to recommendations of social distancing.

Hop Aboard with GoMobile

The RTA GoMobile app is an easy and safe way to purchase all fare types for both the Algiers Point and Chalmette ferries. Download the app on your smartphone from the App Store or the Google Play Store.

Algiers Point-Canal Street Ferry Shuttle

The RTA operates a terminal-to-terminal ferry shuttle bus that runs :45 and :15 minutes daily. Riders can board the bus outside of the terminal. 

Location  Departure Times
First Trip from Algiers to Canal 6:15 am
First Trip from Canal to Algiers 6:45 am
Last Trip from Algiers to Canal 9:15 pm
Last Trip from Canal to Algiers 9:45 pm

Algiers Point-Canal Street 

The Algiers Point-Canal Street Ferry will operate Sunday through Saturday from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. Fares are being collected. Departure times below are tenative.

The Algiers Point-Canal Street Ferry operates every 30 minutes. This frequency is tentative. For updates on daily frequency, call Rideline at 504-248-3900. Riders can also use the GoMobile app to purchase fares and check service updates.

Departure Times Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
First Ferry – Algiers Point to Canal St. 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am
First Ferry – Canal St. to Algiers Point 6:30am 6:30am 6:30am 6:30am 6:30am 6:30am 6:30am
Last Ferry – Algiers Point to Canal St. 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm
Last Ferry – Canal St. to Algiers Point 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm

Lowers Algiers-Chalmette Ferry

The Lower Algiers-Chalmette Ferry will operate on its normal schedule. Fares are being collected. 

The Lower Algiers Ferry operates every 15 minutes. This frequency is tentative. For updates on daily frequency, call Rideline at 504-248-3900. Riders can also use the GoMobile app to purchase fares and check service updates.

Departure Times Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
First Ferry – Lower Algiers to Chalmette 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am 6:00am
First Ferry – Chalmette to Lower Algiers 6:15am 6:15am 6:15am 6:15am 6:15am 6:15am 6:15am
Last Ferry – Lower Algiers to Chalmette 8:30pm 8:30pm 8:30pm 8:30pm 8:30pm 8:30pm 8:30pm
Last Ferry – Chalmette to Lower Algiers 8:45pm 8:45pm 8:45pm 8:45pm 8:45pm 8:45pm 8:45pm

Fares

Algiers Ferry SignChalmette Ferry Signs

Need Help?

If you need assistance or have questions, please contact Rideline at 504-248-3900 or visit Customer Service.

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