Getting there

By air

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
900 Airline Drive
Kenner, LA 70062

Airport shuttle service is available to and from downtown New Orleans hotels, the French Quarter and the Convention Center. It costs $20 one way and $38 round trip, and you must book online at least 24 hours prior to your flight arrival time. Click here for more information. 

Save 5 percent on U.S. flights with American Airlines
Visit aa.com and enter promo code A86H4BN while searching for your flight, and your discount will be calculated automatically. Or call 1-800-433-1790, from within the United States or Canada, to book your flight (there is a reservation service charge for all tickets issued by phone) and mention the promotional code to receive the discount.

Save 10 percent on U.S. flights with Southwest Airlines
Book your discounted Southwest flight through Southwest’s Business Travel website, SWABIZ. Once on the site, go to Traveler Account Login and enter the APICS Company ID number 99045413 to receive the discount. You will be asked to create a Rapid Rewards Account if you don’t already have one. Through this discount, you earn bonus Rapid Rewards points.


By train

Amtrak’s New Orleans station is off the Pontchartrain Expressway at 1001 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70113. Daily trains originate from Chicago, New York and Los Angeles. Click here for more information.

By bus

The Regional Transit Authority is a network of buses and streetcars that wind throughout New Orleans. The cost per ride is $1.25 and multi-ride passes are also available for purchase. Click here for more information.

By car

Ample parking is available at the Convention Center for a daily fee.

General directions from the East:

  • Take I-10 West to Exit 234C (West Bank/Highway 90).
  • Continue on Highway 90 (the Riverfront Expressway), and exit right at Tchoupitoulas/South Peters Street. This is the last exit before crossing the Crescent City Connection bridge.
  • On ground level, stay in the left lane and go to the fourth stop, which is Convention Center Boulevard. You will see the Convention Center in front of you.
  • Turn left on Convention Center Boulevard. The Convention Center is on your right, at 900 Convention Center Boulevard.

General directions from the West:

  • Take I-10 East to the West Bank/Highway 90 exit (do not continue on I-10 to Slidell).
  • Stay in the right lane, and exit right at Tchoupitoulas/South Peters Street. This is the last exit before crossing the Crescent City Connection bridge.
  • On ground level, stay in the left lane and go to the fourth stop, which is Convention Center Boulevard. You will see the Convention Center in front of you.
  • Turn left on Convention Center Boulevard. The Convention Center is on your right, at 900 Convention Center Boulevard.

International travel

APICS 2014 supply chain conference welcomes attendees from more than 40 countries. If you are visiting from overseas, we recommend reviewing the U.S. Department of State website to ensure your travel documents meet visa requirements.


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