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  • Is 1 hour 30 minutes enough to get Jal from AA
    Dec 16, 2016
    I am flying from STL to LAX on Jan 18, 2016 and then catching Jal to go to Tokyo. I have about 1 hour and 30 minutes to catch Jal. Is this enough time? I remember that it was so crowded at a security when I did it 2 years ago. Please answer ASAP since I have to buy tickets


    You no longer have to go through security to make this connection. There is a new connector building which connects the AA gates in T4 to the International Terminal inside security. So yes, this is enough time.


    Thank you very much. You are big help.


  • Confirm no security if in the same terminal?
    Dec 15, 2016
    Hi, I looked all over and couldn't find a confirmation...I am flying from Vancouver to LAX, and then on to Cancun, all with Delta, with only 1h 5min layover - I had heard that Delta is only Terminal 5 and that I wouldn't have to go through security (and customs is in Vancouver). Is this true? Or are we going to get held up somewhere by TSA? (or anything else?) Thanks!


    Yes, all you have to do in LAX is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You will show your passport when you board the flight to Cancun, that's it.


  • tbit to t5 w/luggage
    Dec 15, 2016
    Scheduled Tod arrive Art LAX in Sun Art 12:45 pm. Got a connecting flight Form T5 Art 2:55 pm and two vor three checked bags. ANY Chance d catch this flight? I also heard there is a DL check-in Kiosk and maytbealso luggage drop-off Palace? Thx, Alex


  • TIBIT to T5 w/lugage
    Dec 15, 2016
    We'll arrive Art TBIT Art 12:45 p.m. in Sun and habe a connection w/DL Form T5 Art 2:55pm. We'll need Tod pass immigration, geht the luggage and change terminals?. ANY change Tod catchrbthat flight? I heard hat there is a check-in Kiosk for DL in TBIT, can luggage also be dropped of there? Thx, Alex


    I would take your bags with you to T5 if they aren't already tagged to Delta. That should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • SYD --> LAX --> YYZ
    Dec 15, 2016
    Hi - I'm traveling from SYD to LAX on AA 72, arriving at 6:05am in terminal B. I fly from LAX to YYZ on AA 2654, leaving at 8:09am in terminal 6. This has been booked on the same ticket. I have two checked bags. Is this enough time?


    Yes, that should be enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • southwest to tbit
    Dec 14, 2016
    I am flying in to LAX from SFO on Southwest with estimated arrival time at 7:10 AM. I am then flying to Tokyo via Singapore Airlines that departs at 9:00 AM. I will have 2 checked bags. Do I have enough time to make the transfer and check in my bags again or should I try to fly in the night before. This is the earliest flight I can find in to LAX.


    That will be very difficult. I would personally fly in the night before.


  • San Jose Costa Rica to LAX
    Dec 14, 2016
    Hi...we are flying in from Costa Rica to LAX arriving at 2:15pm on Dec. 30. Will we have enough time to clear customs and make a 4pm flight to Seattle? Delta is our carrier on both flights and we will only have carry on luggage.


    Yes, that should be just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Southwest to Virgin Atlantic
    Dec 13, 2016
    I'm coming to LAX on SW Airlines and then flying to London via Virgin Atlantic. I will have checked bags. How much time do I need to allow myself to get bags, and change terminals?


    I would want at lest 2.5 hours.


  • Lax to Honolulu
    Dec 12, 2016
    We are arr American Airlines 8.35 LA connecting flight American Airlines 9.45 LA to Honolulu will we have enough time to change terminals. Not sure if we have to collect baggage or if its onforwarded.


    Where are you flying into Los Angeles from?


    will be f;lying in from Las Vegas


    Then all you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You may not even have to change terminals. You won't have to do anything with your baggage. All AA gates are connected inside security.


    Thanks for that




  • Transit time?
    Dec 14, 2016
    Hi, I will be arriving on a Qantas flight from Melbourne, Australia to LAX at 6:35am, and am due to fly to Raleigh at 8:45am. Will this be enough time to get around the airport and through security??


    If both flights are on the same reservation that should be enough time. If it's two separate reservations that will be difficult.


    They are booked on the same ticket, its just a connecting flight?


  • Visa
    Jan 2, 2017
    I'm flying to LAX from Sydney and am boarding another flight to Cancun that night from LAX, do I need to get an American travel visa if I'm not planning on leaving the airport?


    What is your citizenship?




    Australians do not need a visa to visit or transit the US. You just need to complete ESTA. You will go through US Immigration and Customs in LAX.


    I will be flying back from Indonesia on China Air landing @ 9pm. I plan to catch an American flight out of LAX to BNA @ 1am. Is this enough time considering I have to go through customs and then back through security? Not checking bags.


    Yes, mbw, that is enough time.


  • LAX to Tahiti
    Dec 12, 2016
    Hello, I'm planning on flying December 30th from STL to LAX 6:45pm arrival via Southwest, and then going to the Air Tahiti Nui terminal for a flight at 10:50. Is this enough time to reclaim luggage and check in on time?


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. The Air Tahiti Nui check-in counter won't even open until 7:30 or 8.


    Thanks! How about the return flight from PPT to LAX? My flight arrives in LAX at 9:10am, how much time do you think I should account for when trying to book my flight back to STL via Southwest? Would an 11:40am (January 6th) departure time be pushing it? Thanks again!


    Yes, an 11:40 AM flight would be pushing it but also isn't impossible.


  • Enough Time?
    Dec 12, 2016
    Arriving LAX on Quantas/ AA at 6:05am from Sydney. checked bags I have a Southwest flight leaving at 10:55 am checking bags Is this enough time? What is the best way to get between the terminals? I have Global Entry Thanks


    Yes, that is plenty of time. Personally I would walk but you can also take a shuttle to Terminal 1. As you probably know you have to transfer your bags yourself to Southwest.


    any idea on the best way to get between the terminals? Can you walk? i


    Yes, as I mentioned, you can walk or take a shuttle - personally I would walk.


  • Transit time in la
    Dec 10, 2016
    Hi I'm flying virgin America from Newark landing in lax at 7.20pm and fly out air New Zealand to Auckland at 9.55pm What is the fastest way to get between terminals? I have priority baggage and check in etc. Does that help?


    You arrive in Terminal 3 and depart from the International Terminal - they're right next to each other, just walk. You should have enough time.


  • Connection flight from alaska to lax to philippines
    Dec 10, 2016
    Hi i just want to know if my cousins can go out lax airport to meet me, they have 6 hours waiting time, theyre coming from alaska


    Yes, they can exit the secure area and meet you. They will have to go back through security before their flight.


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