Getting Around

Parking & Area Guide
If you are coming to enjoy the many attractions, businesses, or events that downtown Baton Rouge has to offer, below are some helpful tips that will allow for a more relaxed experience.

Interactive Map
Interactive Map Our interactive map makes getting around Downtown a breeze. Just select the business location or attraction from the list or browse businesses by checking the desired category. Click on the appropriate icon on the map to get more information on a specific location and determine the best place to park. You can even request directions from your home! Click here to view the Interactive Map
Parking Guide
Downtown Transit Getting to and around downtown is easier than ever with seven different bus routes including the free downtown trolley service, CATS routes, and LSU Tiger Trails routes. A centralized downtown bus hub at the North Boulevard Town Square Transit Pavilion makes public transit easy and accessable. Click here for more transit information
Parking Guide

Printable Parking Guide Our printable Parking Guide allows you to bring a map along on your visit to Downtown that can be printed or saved to your personal computer. It contains a map showing many points of interest, available parking garages, and parking contacts and prices.
Click here to download Parking Guide

Parking Options
We encourage all downtown visitors to park in one of our eleven parking garages. Listed within the interactive map as well as on the printable parking map are the hours of operation and costs for each garage. The downtown parking garages are well lit and are in close proximity to many key attractions. These parking options are meant to help better serve you – our guests.

Surface parking lots are also available throughout the downtown area. Rates will range in price.

Valet parking
is another option offered in downtown Baton Rouge. Please call the selected venues for more information.

On-street meter parking is always available. The metered parking spaces are free after 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. Please be aware of specially designated parking zones (Marked by BLUE, RED or YELLOW painted curbs) Parking in handicap spaces, fire lanes, or loading zones without proper documentation will result in a fine.

Downtown Development District