Holiday Shuttle

LSU Student Government and the LSU Family Association collaborate annually to sponsor a holiday shuttle program. Shuttles for the 2020-2021 academic year are available for Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, and January Return to Campus to transport current LSU students to and from the New Orleans Airport.

Questions

Questions may be directed to the LSU Family Association at 225-578-1173 or lsufamily@lsu.edu.

Attention Thanksgiving Shuttle Riders: Please call or text the LSU Holiday Shuttle mobile phone at 225-588-3805 if you have any questions or need to report any updates regarding your transportation.

Registration and Details

Registration is now open. Registration links are listed as a purple button within each tab below.

Transportation from LSU to the New Orleans (MSY) Airport:

  • Monday, November 23: Buses will leave campus at 6:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 24: Buses will leave campus at 4:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 25: Buses will leave campus at 6:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.


The deadline to register for the Thanksgiving Shuttle was Thursday, November 19 at 11:59 p.m. CST

Cost: 

  • $45 one-way / $40 one-way for students of Family Association members
  • Fees will be assessed to the student’s fee bill.
  • All charges are non-refundable.

Notes: 

  • Please schedule New Orleans shuttles at least three hours before your flight.
  • Shuttles will be limited to 50% capacity.
  • All passengers are required to wear a mask or face covering.

Transportation from LSU to the New Orleans (MSY) Airport:

  • Saturday, December 12: Buses will leave campus at 4:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m.


Register for the Winter Break Shuttle

The deadline to register for the Winter Break Shuttle is Sunday, December 6 at 11:59 p.m. CST. 

Cost:

  • $45 one-way / $40 one-way for students of Family Association members
  • Fees will be assessed to the student’s fee bill.
  • All charges are non-refundable.

Notes: 

  • Please schedule New Orleans shuttles at least three hours before your flight.
  • Shuttles will be limited to 50% capacity.
  • All passengers are required to wear a mask or face covering.

Transportation from the New Orleans (MSY) Airport to LSU:

  • Saturday, January 9: Buses will depart from the airport at 2:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 10: Buses will depart from the airport at 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 10:00 p.m.


Register for the January Return to Campus Shuttle

The deadline to register for the January Return to Campus Shuttle is Sunday, January 3 at 11:59 p.m. CST.

Cost:

  • $45 one-way / $40 one-way for students of Family Association members
  • Fees will be assessed to the student’s fee bill.
  • All charges are non-refundable.

Notes: 

  • Please schedule New Orleans shuttles at least three hours before your flight.
  • Shuttles will be limited to 50% capacity.
  • All passengers are required to wear a mask or face covering.

Cost

  • The cost of the New Orleans airport shuttle for Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, and the January Return to Campus will be $45 one-way.
  • The cost of the New Orleans airport shuttle for students of Family Association members will be $40 one-way. In order to receive the discount, please indicate your Family Association membership status on the shuttle registration form (when registration opens on October 6). Learn more about the LSU Family Association here.
  • Fees will be assessed to the student’s fee bill.
  • All charges are non-refundable.

Details for Service from LSU Campus to the Airport

  • The default loading point for all Holiday Shuttles will be in the Ag Coliseum Lot (A120) on the corner of South Stadium and Highland. Look for the Holiday Shuttle signs. 
  • Students who live on the west side of campus have the option to be picked up from Aster Street in the parking lot across from Spruce Hall and next to Tiger Band Hall. Students must select this option on their shuttle registration form.
  • Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your shuttle departure time to avoid any delays getting to the airport. 
  • Students must have a valid student parking permit if they will be leaving a car on campus during the break. Students will not be ticketed/towed as long as they have a valid parking permit (residential/commuter/Greek) and park in the Ag Coliseum Lot or any of the surrounding residential or commuter lots. STUDENTS SHOULD NOT PARK IN ANY FACULTY/STAFF LOTS OR THEY WILL BE TICKETED/TOWED.

Return Service to Campus

For return service back to campus, purple Tiger Trails buses will pick up students on the upper concourse at the New Orleans (MSY) airport. 

Shuttle Tracking

Students may track their shuttles through the TransLōc app, which can downloaded onto a mobile device or accessed at http://lsu.transloc.com/info/mobile. The New Orleans Holiday Shuttle will appear as "Holiday - NOLA” on the TransLōc app: https://lsu.transloc.com/

**All students who register for the holiday shuttles will receive communication reminders prior to each scheduled shuttle dates. Please pay special attention to these reminders in case drop off or pick up locations change.