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Driving Directions

Gilsbar's corporate headquarters is located in the quaint downtown area of historic Covington, LA.

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From Louis Armstrong - New Orleans International Airport

Take I-10 East towards New Orleans approximately 5 miles. Take the CAUSEWAY BLVD NORTH exit- exit number 228- toward MANDEVILLE. N CAUSEWAY BLVD becomes LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN CAUSEWAY, which runs over Lake Pontchartrain - 24 miles long. There is no toll collected going northbound. When you reach the north side of the lake, LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN CSWY becomes N CAUSEWAY BLVD / Hwy 190. Follow the bridge north on 190, approximately 8 miles until you reach Covington. You'll come to a red light in Covington and see an overpass ahead of you with thick trees on each side. Go thru the light (4 lanes merge to 2) and over the overpass.  Make a left at the traffic light. Take the first left (turning in front of Resource Bank) and proceed through the next stop sign. (You will be turned around heading back in the direction you came.   Continue straight through the parking lot until you reach Gilsbar (grey building, red pitched roof over the entrance). There is visitor parking adjacent to the right of our building.

From Downtown New Orleans

Take I-10 West toward the airport. Take the CAUSEWAY BLVD NORTH exit- exit number 228- toward MANDEVILLE. N CAUSEWAY BLVD becomes LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN CAUSEWAY, which runs over Lake Pontchartrain - 24 miles long. There is no toll collected going northbound. When you reach the north side of the lake, LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN CSWY becomes N CAUSEWAY BLVD / Hwy 190. Follow the bridge north on 190, approximately 8 miles until you reach Covington. You'll come to a red light in Covington and see an overpass ahead of you with thick trees on each side. Go thru the light (4 lanes merge to 2) and over the overpass. Make a left at the traffic light. Take the first left (turning in front of Resource Bank) and proceed through the next stop sign. (You will be turned around heading back in the direction you came. Continue straight through the parking lot until you reach Gilsbar (grey building, red pitched roof over the entrance). There is visitor parking adjacent to the right of our building.  

From Baton Rouge

Take I-12 East towards Hammond approximately 60 miles. Take the US-190 exit- exit number 63A-B- toward COVINGTON/MANDEVILLE. Merge onto US-190 W via exit number 63B- on the left- toward COVINGTON/BOGALUSA. Go north on 190, approximately 4 miles until you reach Covington. You'll come to a red light in Covington and see an overpass ahead of you with thick trees on each side. Go thru the light (4 lanes merge to 2) and over the overpass.  Make a left at the traffic light. Take the first left (turning in front of Resource Bank) and proceed through the next stop sign. (You will be turned around heading back in the direction you came.  Continue straight through the parking lot until you reach Gilsbar (grey building, red pitched roof over the entrance). There is visitor parking adjacent to the right of our building.

From Mississippi

Take 1-10 West, then merge onto I-12 West.  Take I-12 West approximately 20 minutes to US-190 via exit number 63B - toward COVINGTON. Go north on 190, approximately 4 miles until you reach Covington. You'll come to a red light in Covington and see an overpass ahead of you with thick trees on each side. Go thru the light (4 lanes merge to 2) and over the overpass.  Make a left at the traffic light. Take the first left (turning in front of Resource Bank) and proceed through the next stop sign. (You will be turned around heading back in the direction you came.  Continue straight through the parking lot until you reach Gilsbar (grey building, red pitched roof over the entrance). There is visitor parking adjacent to the right of our building.  

Returning to the Airport

Proceed out of Gilsbar's front parking lot. Go through the first stop sign, continue on (Resource Bank will be on your left). After passing the bank, take a right and you will see a Shell gas station on left and traffic light ahead. At the light, go RIGHT onto Hwy 190. This will lead you over an overpass and then turns into a 4-lane hwy. Proceed straight on Hwy 190 approximately 8 miles. You will come to a TOLL COLLECTION STOP - stop and pay the $3.00 toll to cross LAKE PONCHARTRAIN CAUSEWAY. As you reach the end of the CAUSEWAY, you will continue straight until you see signs for I-10 WEST. Take the I-10 WEST ramp that veers right onto I-10. Proceed about 5 miles and EXIT N.O. INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. (right exit loops you up and over I-10). Follow signs to terminal or car rental return.