RTA to reduce overnight transit service hours on 39 –Tulane 4/17/2020 NEW ORLEANS - On Sunday, April 19th, the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority will reduce overnight service on the 39-Tulane between the hours of midnight to 4:00 am in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 39-Tulane will remain in service from Sunday through Saturday, 4:00 am to midnight on the Saturday schedule. All other bus and streetcar routes will continue to begin service at approximately 4:00 am and run until approximately 10:00 pm. The RTA continues to urge the community to use public transit for essential travel only and for riders to practice social distancing when using transit. Riders are also encouraged to wear face coverings when travelling and are asked to exit at the rear of the vehicle. All fares continue to be waived until further notice. These practices will help to further mitigate the spread of COVID-19 within the community. Riders should contact Rideline at 504.248.3900 for point-to-point route information for essential travel destinations.