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Directions

Getting Here

Please note there is no sign for Fairchild House (just a small plaque on the fence).
Be on the look out for the number 1518 on the house.

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ARRIVING FROM THE EAST ON I-10 (FROM SLIDELL):
Stay left, pass exits 235A and 235B. Take exit 234C "Business West-Westbank-Claiborne Avenue." This exit is to your left. Stay in the left lane and follow sign for "Business West-Westbank." Take the "Carondelet-St. Charles Avenue" exit. There is no number on this exit. You will come to a traffic light at the foot of the ramp, go across the light and stay to your right lane. The second light you come to is St. Charles Avenue, make a right turn and stay to your left lane. Take a left turn on Euterpe (Burger King at the corner), go one block on Euterpe, turn left on Prytania, go 1 1/2 blocks, see Fairchild House on right.

ARRIVING FROM THE WEST ON I-10 (FROM BATON ROUGE AND AIRPORT):
(I-10) Follow signs for "New Orleans Business District." Stay in middle lane, pass exit 234A. DO NOT EXIT ON CLAIBORNE. Follow signs for "Business West-Westbank." Take the "Carondelet-St. Charles Avenue" exit. There is no number on this exit. You will come to a traffic light at the foot of the ramp, go across the light and stay to your right lane. The second light you come to is St. Charles Avenue, make a right turn and stay to your left lane. Take a left turn on Euterpe, (Burger King at the corner), go one block on Euterpe, turn left on Prytania, go 1 1/2 blocks, see Fairchild House on right.

Transportation to and from the Airport:

The airport is located in Kenner, approximately 15 miles west of downtown. The following modes of transportation are available:

  • Airport Shuttle New Orleans -Will drop you off at Fairchild House. $20.00 one way or $38.00 per person roundtrip. We suggest this service for single travelers wanting to economize. The shuttle can take a while due to other stops along the route. They also pick up at Fairchild House to go back to the airport. Located by baggage claim area.
  • Taxi - $33.00 flat rate for up to 2 people each way. If there are 3 or more people, then the rate is $14.00 per person. 5 person maximum per cab. Taxis come directly to Fairchild House. The taxi takes anywhere from 20-30 minutes. Located outside of baggage claim area.
  • Public Transportation- For information on the E-2 Airport Bus, go to www.jeffersontransit.org.