Paragon Casino Resort is located on on LA Highway 1 in Marksville, Louisiana, within a short drive of New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lafayette and Alexandria.
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From Baton Rouge
From Baton Rouge take I-10 West to the Lobdell Exit (Exit 151), onto LA Hwy. 415. Follow 415 to merge onto U.S. 190W. Take the New Roads/Marksville Exit onto LA Hwy. 1 to New Roads. Take a left onto Hwy. 3131 (Hospital Road). Follow Hwy. 3131 to LA Hwy.1 North (left). After taking a left onto LA Hwy. 1 North, follow approximately 50 miles to Paragon Casino Resort. Estimated travel time: 1 hour, 30 minutes.
From Lafayette take I-49 North for approximately 50 miles. Take Exit 46 for LA 106 toward St. Landry, merge right. Follow LA-106 approx. 1 mile. Turn left onto LA Hwy. 29 and follow it for approx. 6 miles. You will now be in the town of Bunkie, LA. Turn left onto U.S. Hwy. 71/SW Main St. Then take 3rd right at traffic signal onto E. Church St./LA Hwy. 115. Follow Hwy. 115 for approx. 2 miles and take left onto LA Hwy. 115 North. Continue on 115 North for approx. 20 miles to Marksville. Turn right at traffic signal onto LA Hwy.1 South; travel three miles to Paragon Casino Resort. Estimated travel time: 1 hour, 30 minutes.
From Shreveport take LA I-49 South for approximately 110 miles. Take LSUA exit (Exit 80) to merge onto U.S. Hwy. 71. Take U.S. Hwy. 71 South to LA Hwy. 3170 (LSUA cutoff). Follow LA Hwy. 3170 to LA Hwy. 1. Turn right onto Hwy. 1 and go south for approximately 35 miles to Paragon Casino Resort. Estimated travel time: 3 hours.
From Alexandria Int’l Airport (AEX)
Go toward the Airport exit. Bear right on Arnold Drive. Turn left on England Drive. Bear slight left onto Airbase Road, then continue about 1.3 miles. Bear right onto I-49. Travel South on I-49 for 9.5 miles. Exit onto U.S. Hwy. 71S. Travel 4.5 miles, then left at LA Hwy. 3170. Travel 5.5 miles, then turn right at LA Hwy.1. Travel approximately 20 minutes. Estimated travel time: 45 minutes.