- Luggage Storage - (the sharing economy method)
- Storage at Airports
- Train and Bus Stations
- Storage at Museums
- Things to Do in New Orleans
- Free Tours By Foot
TIP: For budget travelers, it is worth considering purchasing a tourist pass. Tourist passes help you save up to 50% off of the retail prices of attractions by bundling several together.
To learn more, check out our post comparing the different New Orleans Tourist Attraction Passes.
LUGGAGE STORAGE IN NEW ORLEANS
Stasher and its competitors below have created systems that let you, the traveler, find a local place that will store your bag.
They find convenient locations for travelers, such as souvenir and gift shops, convenience stores, and even hotels.
These locations generally open early and close late and have the capacity and the security to hold and your luggage.
Stasher is a British company making inroads in the North American Market. One feature that stands out is that they claim most of their locations are open 24 hours a day.
$6/day/bag. $5/day/bag for each additional day
$1200 in insurance
Advance Check-In allows travelers to maximize their time when visiting New Orleans by transporting your bags to and/or from the requested hotel, cruise terminal or New Orleans Airport.
To/ From Airport to Hotel, Airport to Cruise, Cruise to Airport
- First Bag $25
- Two Bags $40
- $15 each additional bag
To/ From Hotel to Cruise
- $15/ Bag
You can visit their website to make a reservation.
LUGGAGE STORAGE IN THE AIRPORT
You can always call your airline and see how early you can check a bag, as some will allow you to check luggage hours before your flight.
Additionally, it's worth noting that larger hotels will often store your baggage for a fee, even for those not staying at the hotel.
Be sure to call ahead to confirm they offer the service.
Union Passenger Terminal
If you’re traveling to New Orleans via Amtrak, Union Passenger Terminal offers luggage storage for $10 per day, with a valid ticket.
Even if you don’t have an Amtrak ticket, you may be able to store items for $20 per item for 24 hours.
Valid photo ID is required. See their website for more information.
Greyhound Los Angeles Bus Terminal
You can store your baggage for $8 per bag up to 24 hours with Greyhound at their New Orleans terminal.
All stored baggage needs to follow their rules/regulations.
Fortunately, several museums in the city offer luggage storage while you're a visitor at their museum or gallery for a small fee or for free. It is for museum patrons only.
Be sure to call ahead to be 100% sure, as policies may change.
Also, take note that these museums do not take responsibility for your bags nor do they offer any insurance for storing your luggage.
Traveling to other cities as well? Check out our luggage storage post about solutions in all major U.S., Canadian and European cities, or click below:
- Things to Do in New Orleans
- Free Tours by Foot
- Discover the Swamps around NOLA
- Visit a Historic Plantation
- Take a Mississippi River Steamboat Cruise