Know Before You Go
Whether you're new to riding buses, streetcars and ferries, or an old pro, here's where you can get the answers to all your questions.
RTA runs reduced service on holidays. Check your specific route schedule for a given holiday to see how the service will change.
The Algiers Point-Canal Street ferry and Chalmette ferry operate on their normal, daily schedules on holidays. For some events on the Mississippi River, such as a fireworks show, the Algiers Point-Canal Street ferry may cease operation during the event. Visit Service Alerts to see ferry alerts.
|Holiday (observed)||Service Level|
|New Year's Day||Saturday Schedule|
|M.L. King Day||Saturday Schedule|
|Mardi Gras||Saturday Schedule|
|Good Friday||Saturday Schedule|
|Independence Day||Sunday Schedule|
|Labor Day||Saturday Schedule|
|Thanksgiving Day||Sunday Schedule|
|Day After Thanksgiving||Saturday Schedule|
|Christmas Day||Sunday Schedule|
|New Year's Eve||Sunday Schedule|
All lines will run operate on the modified service level described above with the exception of the following lines:
- 106 - Aurora (On a Saturday service level day, a regular weekday level service will be observed. On a Sunday service level day, there will be no service.)
- 108 - Algiers Local (On a Sunday service level day, there will be no service.)