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  • Enough Layover TIMe?
    Jan 17, 2015
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    Will I have enough time to get to terminal 8 from terminal 4 with an hour layover?

     

    If you bought two separate tickets and have checked baggage, absolutely not. With no checked baggage or if tickets were purchased together, barely if you run.

     

  • between terminal
    Jan 16, 2015
    1
    How much time I need to go international terminal from southwest terminal 1

     

    The walk itself takes maybe 15-20 minutes. However, if you are arriving in the International Terminal you will have to go through US Immigration and Customs first. Note that you will have to take your baggage with you to Terminal 1 as well as Southwest does not interline baggage with any other airlines.

     

  • terminals/customs
    Jan 15, 2015
    2
    I am arriving from New York on a united flight into terminal 7 and have a connecting flight with Air New Zealand (all on one ticket) from Tom Bradley terminal to Melbourne (3 hour lay over). Do I have to go through customs at LAX to collect bags and recheck in and how do I get from one terminal to the next ( i am happy to walk if this is quicker than shuttle buses) and is the 3 hours enough time to do this?

     

    Note that Air New Zealand does not fly from LAX to Melbourne nonstop. If you are flying nonstop to Melbourne that flight will be operated by United as well from Terminal 7. You will not have to go through Customs at LAX. There is no US Customs upon leaving the US.

     

    If it is on one ticket then your bags should be checked through Melbourne at the United check-in in New York. You will not need to re-check your bags with Air NZ at LAX. Air NZ fly to Melbourne via Auckland, NZ so you will be held in the AKL transit lounge. You will uplift your bags in Melbourne after Australian Customs and then go through the Australian Immigration check point (they are checking for undeclared fruit and drugs) where your bags will be scanned

     

  • terminal 4/6 connection tunnel
    Jan 14, 2015
    2
    I understand the tunnel between terminal 4/6 is now open...where is the physical location of entrance in terminal 4...thanks

     

    It's inside security, near the middle of the terminal, near the food court.

     

    thank you...

     

  • international connect
    Jan 14, 2015
    1
    we arrive air Tahiti at 10 15 am and depart Southwest 12.05 is that enough time to clear customs and recheck bags

     

    Barely. You will have to hope lines at immigration are short and absolutely sprint to Terminal 1 to get there on time with your bags.

     

  • Time transfer
    Jan 13, 2015
    1
    Il arraving from Jan at 11.50 am on terminal 4 and latter depating from terminal 5 American at 2.30 pm do i havé enought Time

     

    Is your first flight domestic or international? Did you purchase tickets together ore separately? American does not use Terminal 5.

     

  • SFO to LAX land at 21:15. Connecting flight to MELB,AUS at 22:15
    Jan 13, 2015
    1
    The flight from SFO lands at terminal 7 with United and our connecting flight to Melbourne leaves from terminal 7 also. I am just inquiring as to whether or not this will be enough layover time to catch our flight. Do we have to go through customs at LAX?

     

    That should be plenty of time. You do not go through US Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.

     

  • QF to AL with Global Entry Connection time
    Jan 13, 2015
    1
    Arriving QF 6:50am; Flying to SEA 8:50am. Global Entry. Booked separately but will check luggage through to SEA from SYD. Enough connection time?

     

    Yes, that should be enough time. The walk from the International Terminal to T6 shouldn't take more than 15 minutes.,

     

  • Going from terminal 6 or 7 to terminal 2.
    Jan 13, 2015
    1
    How much time will I need? And do I need to go back through security

     

    You need at least an hour, preferably a little more. Yes, you will have to go through security again in Terminal 2.

     

  • HNL to LAX connect PHL
    Jan 14, 2015
    2
    I have to change terminals coming in from HNL (4) to PHL (6) in 1 hr 5 min...enough time and do I have to re-enter security?

     

    Terminals 4, 5, and 6 are connected inside security by tunnels. What airlines are you flying? did you purchase all your tickets together?

     

    yes...tickets purchase all at once, bags checked thru, where is the entrance of the tunnel in terminal four, and will 1 hr and 5 minutes be enough time to negotiate the change...American to LAX from HNL...USAIR to PHL from LAX....thanks

     

  • Enough layover time
    Jan 10, 2015
    1
    Hi Flying in from philadelphia to terminal 6 at 19:10 vis U.S. airways Flying to Australia via virgin at 2310. Enough time?

     

    Yes, that should be plenty of time.

     

  • australia to LAX to vegas
    Jan 10, 2015
    1
    We are arriving from australia in LAX at 6.05 am. how long to clear customs and get to checkin for next flight to vegas?- there are flights at 9.30am;10.20am and 12.20pm. we dont want to miss our flight to vegas so which one is best to take. thanks for any help

     

    You should be fine for either the 9:30 or 10:20.

     

  • Connecting southwest airlines to air New Zealand
    Jan 10, 2015
    1
    Hoping someone can tell me if this connection is too tight. We are flying into southwest terminal at 815pm and have to depart on air New Zealand at 945pm. Is an hour and 30 minutes enough time to collect our checked bags from southwest and get our bags checked and onto our air New Zealand flight? Thanks!

     

    It would be very difficult. I would try to get an earlier flight in to LAX.

     

  • RECHECK BAGS?
    Jan 9, 2015
    2
    Flying into T4 on American and leaving T2 on Hawaii air. The flight was all booked through American. I knew it was not a non-stop, but no idea I may have to re-check bags and go through security again??? Is this correct?

     

    If your flight on American is domestic and you purchased the tickets together then you will not have to re-check your bags. However, you will have to go through security in T2.

     

    Thank you, that is not soooo bad then :)

     

  • Terminal 4 to Terminal 7
    Jan 9, 2015
    3
    I am arriving on AA from DFW at terminal 4 and connecting to UA to HNL at terminal 7. How long will it take to walk and will I have to go through security again at terminal 7? I saw in another post that there is a tunnel at terminal 4 which just opened. Will that take me to terminal 7?

     

    Yes, there is a tunnel from T4 to T5 and T5 to T6, then T6 is connected by walkways to T7 and T8. However, if you have checked bags and you purchased separate tickets that's no use to you because you will have to claim your bags and take them to T7 to check with United. Outside security it's a 10 minute walk from T4 to T7

     

    Thank you very much for your response. I will not have luggage and I will pre-print my boarding passes. Is there a sign that will direct me to the tunnel in T4? And is the tunnel inside security? Or do I still have to exit and go thru the TSA checkpoint again? Thank you again for your help!

     

    The tunnel is inside security. The signs will probably say "to Terminal 5" or "To Terminal 6". I haven't seen it personally myself.

     





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