CORRECTION: The RTA corrected the date of the temporary suspension, which was originally scheduled for 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 24, 2022. to Tuesday, Jan. 25.

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority announced it will suspend ferry service along the Lower Algiers – Chalmette route on Tuesday, Jan. 25.

According to an RTA media release, the agency will stop service beginning at 9 a.m. due to a mandatory U.S. Coast Guard inspection.

Ferry service along the route will resume once the inspection has concluded.  

For more information, riders can call Rideline at 504-248-3900 or visit