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have to get baggage and recheck it at Fiji. should we get a wheel chair. cant run
If the first flight is on-time you have enough time. I Don't know your abilities so I'm not really in a position to tell you if you need a wheelchair or not, but this isn't a connection that you have to run to make.
Since 2 separate itineraries/tickets, I will need to claim bag from SWA and then go to international terminal to check bag, etc. How much time would you allow, and is the shuttle the best way to get between those 2 terminals?
I would want at least 3 hours. The best way between terminals is walking. Due to traffic the shuttle is very slow.
I have a single itinerary ticketed via American, traveling from San Antonio to LAX (arriving 4:25pm), and connect for a flight to Kauai (departing 5:20pm). I'm carry-on only and a fast walker.

55 minutes is a close connection. Assuming on-time arrival at LAX, is this sufficient time if the arrival/departure terminals at are different?

Since booking this flight, I've read about difficulties transiting from a remotely located American Eagle terminal that requires a shuttle to reach the main American terminals.

Any advice is appreciated. Thank you.
That is enough time, even if you have to go between terminals 5 and 4. Yes, the remote American Eagle terminal requires a shuttle to reach Terminal 5, but I wouldn't call it "difficult".
Is 1 hour long enough to switch from Alaska's terminal 6 to Virgin America's terminal 3? We arrive at 8:44 and the virgin America flight leaves at 9:45, thats only 1 hour and im getting stressed now because of it
Both airlines now use Terminal 6. You just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
From which terminal will American Airlines fly to Las Vegas at 9:30 pm on Saturday August 19?
Terminal 4 or 5.
Is a two-reservation , two hour international connection possible? Thanks ZAP
That's a risk I wouldn't be willing to take. I'd want at LEAST 3 hours.
Hello, I just wanted to double check that I do not need to be rescreened (i.e., go through security again) when travelling from T6 to TB.

I bought two separate tickets, one leaving Vancouver, Canada to LAX landing at 9:13 pm and one leaving LAX to Nadi, Fiji at 11:30 PM. My understanding is that there is a direct airside path from T6 to TB that takes about 20 to 25 minutes to walk. I just want to double check that since it is two seperate tickets and I am arriving from Canada, that I dont need to exit airside to go through security again. I will only have carry on bags with me.
Yes there is such a path. However, you will need to stop at the Fiji Airways desk for them to issue your boarding pass. They may not be able to do that at the gate desk. You do have enough time to leave security and get your boarding pass from the check-in desk.
ZAP, thank you!
i will arrive to lax terminal B in avianca´s flight from bogota arriving at 20:20 and will leave lax to melbourne in united flight T7 at 22:45. its enought time ?
where can i resend luggage after customs?
thank you!!!
Is it one reservation or two separate reservations? If it's all one reservation then you can re-check your bags at the re-check desk after clearing customs, otherwise you will have to take your bags to T7 to re-check them. You have just enough time if everything goes smoothly.
I'm going to travel the day September 04/2017 leaving Tucson, Az to San Francisco, CAL. making scale in Los Angeles, Cal. And I would like to know the distance between Terminal 2 and Terminal 3. Thank you
Terminals 2 and 3 are right next to each other. If you have to change between them Delta runs a shuttle bus inside security between them.
Heres a map for ya bud http://www.lawa.org/uploadedFiles/LAX/pdf/LAX_Airline_Location_Map_10_05_2010.pdf
We arrive into LAX (TBIT) on a Virgin flight from Australia. We are yet to book our connecting flight to NYC, and just wondering how long to leave in between flights?
At least 3 hours.
Thank you ZAP!

We are looking at booking a Delta flight at 12:15 (3hrs, 15 minutes after we arrive (if our flight is on time). So we will need to transfer via security etc from TBIT to T2 (or T3). Is this process straight forward? Is there a shuttle, or better/quick to walk?