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Louis Armstrong New Orleans International (MSY) Airport Parking Guide

The Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport services the New Orleans, Louisiana region. It is located eleven miles west of downtown New Orleans and is the primary airport for southeast Louisiana.

There is also affordable parking. Drivers can choose from three on-airport parking options, and a few off-site New Orleans airport parking lots and garages near the airport.

This guide is designed to help you find the best parking option depending on what matters most to you. Read on for parking rates, details on short and long term options, maps, tips, and links to other resources.

 New Orleans Airport Parking Reservations

Explore parking options near MSY Airport and use SpotHero to make a reservation

MSY Quick Facts:

Address: 900 Airline Dr., Kenner, LA 70062
Airport Parking Contact Number(504) 464-0204
Number of Airport Parking Options: 6 (3 on-airport, 3 off-site airport)

New Orleans Airport Parking Rates & Options

Parking at the New Orleans airport costs from $2 for short-term parking to $15 per day in the Long-Term Parking Garage. See below for a full set of short and long-term parking prices and options at Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport. Please note that these parking rates are subject to change by the airport at any time.

Short-Term MSY Parking

The Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport provides both Hourly and Daily Parking areas near the terminals. The Hourly Parking Garage is located right in front of each terminal entrance. If you are simply picking someone up or dropping them off here, the Hourly Parking is the perfect option, however if you need overnight parking, you should opt for either the Long-Term Parking Garage or the Credit Card Lot. See below for short-term parking rates.

Hourly Parking Garages Rate 
Hour 1 $2
Each half hour thereafter $2
Daily maximum rate $18.50

Long-Term MSY Parking

There are two options for long-term parking at Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport: the Long-Term Parking Garage and the Credit Card Lot. The Long-Term Parking Garage is situated next to the Short-Term Parking Garage, just southwest of the terminal. The Credit Card Parking Lot is located southwest of the terminal.

Long-Term Parking Garage Rate
Hour 1 $2
Each half hour thereafter $2
Daily maximum rate $15
Credit Card Parking Lot Rate
Per Day $11

MSY Parking Maps

Official Parking Map for MSY

All Parking Near MSY Map: click on the icons to show the parking garage name and website links

MSY Parking Resources, Discounts and Coupons

Although parking at or near Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport is generally very affordable, there are still ways to save money. Here are some ideas to find the best rates, discounts, and coupons to make it even more affordable.

Official Airport Parking Page: Find official airport information like rates and news. The airport site links to information on the airport, flights, and passengers.

SpotHero: SpotHero sells extra inventory from parking operators near MSY, often at a discounted rate. In addition to their website, there’s also an app available for Android and iPhone.

FlySmart: FlySmart is like having your own personal airport concierge. You have access to real-time flight information and parking lot availability. The app also includes other functionalities, such as itinerary management. This app is available for iPhone, Android, and Blackberry.

New Orleans Airport Parking Companies Near the Airport

Premium Parking – This operator manages multiple locations across the city of New Orleans, including two parking lots directly next to MSY airport. For just $7 per day, you can park in the P915 or P916 lots and take a quick cab or ride-share to your terminal.

US Park: US Park New Orleans wants to reaffirm that you aren’t stressed before your flight. The US Park shuttle will pick you up at your vehicle, help with your luggage, and drop you off at the curbside for your departing airline.

Park N’ Fly New Orleans: If you often fly out of MSY for business or leisure, Park N’ Fly offers a Frequent Offers Parker Club with complimentary shuttle service and luggage assistance. Collect rewards the more you park, and redeem free parking!

Nola Airport Parking: This location offers free shuttle service to and from the airport 24 hours a day all year long. You can save up to 50% on parking at the airport with Nola Airport Parking.

New Orleans Airport Hotel Parking with Shuttle Service

Many people are discovering the wondrous luxury that is Park, Stay, and Fly packages offered by many hotels. These deals allow you to stay at the hotel the night before your flight and take the complimentary shuttle to the airport, while leaving your car parked at the hotel. The following hotels offer Park, Stay, and Fly packages, along with complimentary shuttle to the airport. Call the hotel ahead of time to ensure availability and rates, as they can change at any time.

Hilton New Orleans Airport
Address: 901 Airline Drive, Kenner, Louisiana 70062
Distance from MSY: 0.5 miles
Phone: (504) 469-5000
Daily Rate: $7.95

New Orleans Airport Parking Tips

  • Time-conscious travelers who choose to park in the long-term airport parking facilities can save a few minutes by taking advantage of the airport’s XPress Pay lanes that allow parkers to pay by credit card without waiting in line for a cashier.
  • The Airport offers a Cell Phone Lot at the corner of Airline Drive and Hollandey Street. This lot will allow you to park for up to 1 hour until your passenger arrives and calls to say they are ready for pickup. Vehicles in this lot must be attended at all times.