Travel to New Orleans

By Rail

AAG has partnered with Amtrak to offer attendees discounted railfare to the 2018 Annual Meeting. You may present this information to the Amtrak Ticket Agent or your Travel Agent to assist them in providing you with this discount.

Fare Code Number: X08G-977
Valid For Travel: April 07, 2018 – April 17, 2018

Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the lowest available rail fare to New Orleans, LA between the above dates. Includes travel up to three days prior to the convention start date and three days following the last day of the meeting. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Please refer to Convention Fare Code X08G-977 when making your reservation a 10% discount has been approved. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela service. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. 

Note: Reservations with the discount cannot be booked via Internet.

By Air

AAG has partnered with United Airlines to offer attendees discounted flights to the 2018 Annual Meeting.

US 50 States & Canada Customers: call your professional travel agency, book online via or call United Reservations Meetings Desk at 800-426-1122 and provide the Z Code ZE3A and Agreement Code 938746.

Passengers outside the US 50 States & Canada: call your professional travel agency, book online via or email and provide your preferred itinerary, agreement code 938746 and meeting Z code ZE3A. Please allow 24 hours for email requests to be processed.

Travel agency bookings: To avoid debit memos and ensure tracking for United Meetings Rewards, the Z-code must appear in the Tour Code box. 
Note: Do not add letters “IT” in the Tour Code box or any other information in the Tour Code box other than the Z-code. Visit United Meetings Policies and Procedures page included in this agreement for more information.

Domestic Service to MSY

The following high-traffic U.S. airports fly directly to New Orleans International Airport:

  • Atlanta
  • Charlotte
  • Chicago - O'Hare and Midway
  • Dallas - Love and Fort Worth
  • Denver
  • Houston - Hobby and Intercontinental
  • Los Angeles
  • New York - JFK and La Guardia
  • Phoenix
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Washington - DCA, Dulles, and BWI

International Nonstop Service​

New Orleans International Airport currently services nonstop flights from London (Heathrow), Toronto, Cancun, and Panama City.

For more information about Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, please visit