Local Information


Location

Grambling State University is located in the heart of Grambling, Louisiana, one mile north Highway 80 and a mile and a quarter south of Interstate 20. It is five miles west of Ruston, a population of 25,000. Monroe and Shreveport are large cities within a radius of thirty-six and sixty miles, respectively, from the campus.

Hotel Reservations

There are many reasonable priced hotels in Ruston. Below is a partial list of hotels near the campus.

Fairfield Inn & Suites - (318) 251-9800
Hampton Inn - (318) 251-3090
Ramada Inn, LMTD - (318) 242-0070
Ramada Inn - (318) 255-5901
Best Western - (318) 251-0000
Comfort Inn - (318) 242-0070
Super 8 Motel - (318) 255-0588
Holiday Inn Express - (318) 513-9777
Sleep Inn & Suites - (318) 232-1100

Transportation

Ruston Action Transport Service (318) 278-9718
From Grambling to Monroe Airport $69 and Ruston to Monroe Airport $65

Taxi Service

The following transportation companies serve the Grambling-Ruston area:

  • Courtesy Cab (318) 255-5500
  • All Note taxi (318) 548-6248
    To Monroe Airport $60 for 1 person $65 for 2 or more
    To Shreveport Airport $120 for 1 person and $125 for 2 or more persons