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“street cars”(915 reviews)
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Get wherever you want to go in New Orleans with the Regional Transit Authority (RTA). Our extensive network of buses and streetcars winds throughout every neighborhood of the Crescent City. From Uptown to Downtown, from Lakeview to the Lower Nine...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in 3 Days in New Orleans
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Canal Street, New Orleans, LA
Central Business District
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+1 504-248-3900
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Ways to Experience RTA - Streetcars
from US$160.00
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Reviewed yesterday

A cheap and easy way to get around, can be crowded at times and hot as some of the trams are not air conditioned.

Thank doonaman
Reviewed yesterday

We loved riding the trolley - our first look at the city! Get the online app and purchase a pass online. We decided to purchase a jazzy pass for our stay in NOLA! Being first-time riders the driver was very kind and made sure he...More

Thank MrsTara21
Reviewed yesterday

This was my first time really using RTA streetcars and now I feel like I've been missing out. Super easy to navigate and really efficient. You can get most places using this transit for not a whole lot of money. Sometimes they use the AC...More

Thank HappyFeet215
Reviewed yesterday

It was so hot this is a great way to get around all the drivers were very nice and will help you navigate. Some were air conditioner and some were not.

Thank perolisfaye
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

the street cars run 23 hours a day and have a lot of pick up points all along their rail routes. while to get to all parts of the city you will need to change cars, but the $3 a day pass makes it still...More

Thank Duane F
Reviewed yesterday

Our grandson loves trains, so we thought this would be a good way to see part of the city. We weren't disappointed. The daily pass was just the things for use to see the various sights of the city.

Thank Mlke L
Reviewed yesterday

What else can someone say, ride with locals and get the 411 on the "real" best spots in the city, $3 to ride all day and it goes almost everywhere in NOLA.

Thank suarez830
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A fun way to ride around the city on the cheap side and check it all out. I think it cost us $4.00 to go from one side to the other side of the city. Kinda relaxing too as you don’t have to do anything....More

Thank jasonsbiz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took the street car through the garden district because I was dying to see the beautiful homes. It's a great way to sight see at a low price but the street cars are very crowded usually and the drivers are not as friendly as...More

Thank CCnurs97
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You’ve got to ride a street car when you’re in new Orleans. Very relaxing even when filled. Seemed like many had broken ticket machines so first two rides were free but then the we paid the $3 for all day pass for the last two...More

Thank D3246TIjohnw
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Central Business District
Compared to the more evocative monikers of some other
parts of New Orleans, the downtown’s humdrum title
might suggest that this area is all about business and
little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you
away from the Central Business District. The CBD
offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be
touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the
world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts
...More
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yellands
16 August 2018|
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Response from akupupule | Reviewed this property |
Yes, trolley a block away on the corner of Elk Pl ( Loyola Ave) and Tulane Ave with a main trolley line 2 blocks away on Canal St.. Go to the Troubador website and click on "directions" , then expand the map. Note the... More
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Response from WillEwest | Reviewed this property |
$3 for all day pass
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Response from Gen P | Reviewed this property |
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