Welcome to Big Easy Travel Plaza

Our parking area offers paved parking spaces, so feel free to stay overnight. There are also several motels in the immediate area.

We have clean, private showers. Wash your clothes in our laundromat and/or enjoy a break in our trucker’s lounge.


Big Easy Travel Plaza is a full service truck stop offering:

    • diesel fuel
    • truck accessories
    • truck tires and tire repairs
    • pm & service for trucks
    • truck wash & wash out
    • parking
    • laundromat
    • food
    • wi-fi
    • truckers lounge
    • certified public scales
    • bus dump

Now offering the Shorepower Truck Electrified Parking Space (STEPS) system for diesel trucks!

Shorepower is a suite of integrated technologies that make truck stop electrification (TSE) including:

    • the power pedestal, an all weather stanchion mounted fixture that delivers 120 – and 208 – volt power, Internet, and cable TV services
    • automated payment and control system


 The Big Easy Travel Plaza is located just off of I-10

in New Orleans and is minutes away from downtown, French Quarter,
Convention Center and the Port of New Orleans.

We can service almost every need you may have.

5000 Old Gentilly Road

New Orleans, LA 70126

(504) 943-5000

(504) 942-7077

From Westbound I-10

Exit 239 (Louisa Street), Go right – truck entrance is
400 feet on the right hand side

From Eastbound I-10

Exit 239-B (Louisa Street North), Go left under I-10, first right at the light,
1/8 mile on right hand side.