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||Sunday 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||Saturday Schedule|