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    Jun 6, 2015


    Yes, that should be enough time. To get a better boarding position you should check in online for your southwest flight before you leave Korea. You will have to transfer your bags yourself from the International Terminal to Terminal 1, but you should have enough time as long as the Asiana flight is within an hour of schedule.


  • connection
    Jun 4, 2015
    Arriving Qantas LAX 2.05PM Departing Qantas for LAS 4.35pm Is this enough time?


    Yes, that should be enough time. Please note that your flight to LAS will be operated by American Airlines. You will arrive in the International Terminal, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, follow the signs for connecting passengers, re-check your bags at the transfer desk, then exit the terminal and walk to your right (with the flow of traffic). The next building you come to will be Terminal 4. You will go inside and go through security and to your departure gate.


  • Is there a shuttle?
    Jun 3, 2015
    I have just under two hours to get from terminal 7 to the international terminal. Is there a shuttle between them or do I have to walk? Thank you.


    There is a shuttle that runs along the lower level outside security. It is very slow since it stops at every terminal and gets stuck in traffic, so you will have to stop at 1, 2, and 3 before you get to the International Terminal. The walk only takes 10-15 minutes and is usually faster.


    Thank you -- both for the quick response and for having this site.


  • Transfer time
    Jun 3, 2015
    Hi, I´m arriving from Mexico at terminal 8 at 20:50pm and connecting to Las Vegas from Terminal 7 at 22:09. I assume you go through customs at terminal 8 and then through security before terminal 7. Do I have enough time to make the connection? (1hr19min). All flights are through United. Thanks a lot!


    Your flight from Mexico will arrive in Terminal 7 as the gates in Terminal 8 aren't connected to Immigration. After you arrive you will go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the transfer desk, then go up to the departure level, and to your departure gate, which could be in Terminal 7 or 8 (they share a single security checkpoint).


    Think 1hr19min is enough to transfer to las Vegas flight from Mexico arrival as described in my post? Thanks so much. Btw, I only have a carry-on bag


    With only carry on I think you should be fine as long as your flight from Mexico is on-time.


  • Domestic FLT into LAX-International FLT out
    Jun 2, 2015
    I'm arriving LAX 13 Jun 15 at 925A Terminal 7 United Airlines, my connection is at Tom Bradley INT TERM to depart 13 Jun 15 at 1245P FLT: 5 Nippon Airways. Can I make this connection and will I have to go thru security again?


    Yes, you have plenty of time for your connection. Yes, you will have to go through security again in the international terminal.


  • International to domestic
    Jun 2, 2015
    i am on air new zealand 4 arriving at 8:00am and i booked separately aa1249 departing at 10:45am. Is this enough time? I have a usa passport. Thanks!


    That should be barely enough time, but I think you can make it. Check in online for your AA flight before you leave New Zealand.


  • Terminal 1 to terminal 3
    Jun 2, 2015
    I am coming in through Southwest at 11:40 am and have a connecting flight through Allegiant Air in Terminal 3 at 1:55 pm. Do I have enough time to move from terminal 1 to terminal 3? and do I have to go through TSA again or is there a direct pathway between the two terminals? Thanks


    through LAX airport by the way


    Yes, she will have to exit Terminal 1, walk along the roadway sidewalk, to T3, and then go through security. If she has checked bags she will have to transfer them herself between terminals.


    Thanks. 2 hours should be enough to transfer between terminals right?


    Assuming her Southwest flight is on-time, yes, it should be enough time.


  • Do I switch terminals?
    May 31, 2015
    My daughter is flying into and out of LAX on Delta. Both are domestic flights. Will she have to change terminals? She'll be 17, but has never flown before. Will someone be able to help her?


    Delta uses gates in Terminal 5 and a few gates in Terminal 6. However, there is a tunnel that connects Terminal 5 with Terminal 6 inside security. Yes, agents greet every flight to assist travelers.


  • is 2hours and 5 mins enough??
    May 31, 2015
    Hey, I'm catching a flight from Bogota,Colombia to Sydney,Australia. My arrival flight with Avianca will arrive in Terminal 2 and my Departure with United Airlines will be in Terminal 7. Do you think 2 hours and 5 mins is enough time? Appreciate the HELP!!!!


    If you purchased your tickets together and run I think you can make it.


  • Which flight?
    May 31, 2015
    Hi. I am flying wih Fiji airways to LAX, landing LAX at 1:35pm. I need to book a further flight to NYC. Does 4:05pm give me enough time to clear immigration and recheck baggage? Otherwise there is a flight at 9:55pm - would that be better? Many thanks


    4:05 PM would be about the earliest I would recommend.


    May 30, 2015
    I am flying from MEX to LAX on UA293 which lands at 11h50 on Oct 9th, then my next flight is UA198 on the same day from LAX to PVG which leaves at 13h05. Do I have enough time? Do I have to clear immigration or just intl to intl transfer?


    Yes, you will arrive in T7, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags at the transfer desk, then go through security and to your departure gate. 75 minutes is well below what I would recommend for this transfer, but it is possible, especially considering that T6/T7 immigration will probably not be busy at the time you arrive.


  • T2 to T1
    May 29, 2015
    I am landing at Terminal 1 and have 1 hour to get to Terminal 2. Is this feasible?


    What airport?


  • enough time connect to an international flight?
    May 29, 2015
    my flight will arrive from LAS into Terminal 7 at 10:34am and I need to connect to a flight to Narita (from Terminal 7) that is departing at 11:45am. Do you think I (non-US Citizen) have time to clear immigration and security check? Thanks!


    You do not go through US Immigration when leaving the United States. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have plenty of time.


  • From Bradley's terminal to DELTA's flight in 2 hours 40'
    Jun 4, 2015
    my son will arrive from SPAIN with Iberia at Bradley's at 4:10PM and has to get the DELTA flight to Phoenix at 6:50PM, that gives him 2 hours 40 minutes to do it. is it possible to do this? his passport is Spanish. Thank you!


    Yes, that is possible. If he purchased two separate tickets he needs to follow the sign for passengers ending their journey in LA (to the left after customs), then exit the International Terminal, then walk to the right (with traffic). The second building he will come to is Delta's Terminal 5. He will then have to re-check his bags a the check-in counter there and pay a checked bag fee. He can save some time by checking in online and paying the bag fee online before he leaves Spain.


    I am Arriving from London and departing for Phoenix on separate ticket. I understand that I have to move my bags..4 large..As lifting is going to be a problem for me, I am concerned. It almost seems better to do the walk to term 1. Would I be able to get a cart to take to another terminal? Should I just do a cab? Cost? The bus seems to be a very challenging physical issue. I use a cane. TIA


  • Enough time to get from Bradley Terminal to Terminal 1
    May 27, 2015
    Hi, I have a flight scheduled to land from London at 6:30pm and then have another flight with Southwest at 8:10 pm. What's the fastest way I could get to terminal one? I'll have two large suitcases with me.


    The fastest way is to walk. You will have to bring your bags with you and wait in line to check them with Southwest and then go through security in T1. You will need to be in Terminal 1 by 7:25. That leaves you just 55 minutes to get off the plane, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, and walk to Terminal 1 (which takes about 10-15 minutes). I wouldn't say that this connection is impossible, but it will be extremely difficult.


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