The Canal Street Ferry has been in continuous operation since 1827. There have been many attempts to eliminate the ferry and the Algiers Point Association - along with Friends of the Ferry - has led the fight to protect the Algiers ferry service every time.
Regional Transit Authority. Bus RideLine: (504) 248-3900
Take the Crescent City Connection Bridge westbound across the Mississippi River. Take the first exit, General DeGaulle West. Turn right and then right again onto Landry. Continue straight and turn left onto Opelousas. In about 1/2 mile, you will see the WELCOME TO ALGIERS POINT sign. Turn right to enter the neighborhood. (Algiers Point also extends across Opelousas for about 3 blocks.)