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  • Hawaiian air curbside
    May 30, 2016
    Does Hawaiian air have curbside check-in?


  • Handicapped Traveler Assistance
    Jun 2, 2016
    Does anyone have a valid contact number for handicapped services at LAX airport. I would like assistance for my son who has cerebral palsy and is travelling to MAN on Saturday.


    You have to contact the airline.


  • arriving on Alaska, my connection is on American
    May 19, 2016
    I will be flyng into LAX from PDX on Alaska at 4PM in September. Flight that night around 10pm to Auckland leaves on American Airlines. Will I need to go through security again once I'm in LAX?


    If both tickets are on the same reservation you will not have to go through security as Terminals 6 and 4 are connected inside security via underground tunnels.


  • Transiting through LAX to Mexico City
    May 19, 2016
    Hi, I am transiting through LAX intl on 23 July. My Virgin flit arrives at LAX at 6.30am. Check-in for my United flight to Mexico City closes at 7.45am. Is there any way of avoiding going through immigration/customs. If not,I am wondering whether 1hr, 15 will be sufficient to clear formalities and get to the United Terminal. thanks


    Where are you flying into LAX from?


  • T1 to TBIT time needed
    May 11, 2016
    Arrive Southwest T1 at 8:20pm and depart Fiji air at 11:30, we have checked bags, is this enough time?


    It's just enough time if everything goes smoothly.


  • Layover help
    May 11, 2016
    Hi. I'm flying from Las Vegas to LAX on Delta landing at 2:35pm. I have a flight to Brisbane at 11:20pm with QANTAS. These flights are booked separately. Can you please tell me if QANTAS will allow baggage to be checked early so we can leave airport for the afternoon before our night flight. Or can you please give me some ideas of what there is to do within the airport to keep 4 kids entertained (12,11,9 and 9). Thank you


    The Qantas check-in desk will not be open when you arrive.


    Thank you.


  • enough time between flights
    May 10, 2016
    I arrive in Terminal 1, SW Airlines, I have to claim bags and then recheck in at TomBrady Int'l Terminal in 3 hours. SW flight arrives 8:40 pm on a Friday night and my Fiji flight leaves at 11;30 pm do I have enough time?


    That's just enough time if your Southwest flight is on-time and your bags come out relatively quickly.


  • Connection time arriving TBIT and Departing Teminal 1
    May 8, 2016
    I'll be arriving to LAX on Norwegian Long Haul at 5:30pm from Gatwick on 5-23-2016. I have a Southwest Airlines flight to Albuquerque Departing at 8:55pm. Do you think it's going to be tight to: de-plane, retrieve checked bag, clear customs, walk from TBIT to Terminal 1, wait in line to check a bag on SW Airlines and go through security again? Southwest closes the gate 10 minutes before departure. So that gives me just over three hours to do all this.


    I think you'll have just enough time if your Norwegian flight is on-time.


  • Terminal 6 Customs Time
    Apr 28, 2016
    Hello! I'm trying to book flights on Alaska from Seattle to Costa Rica for later this year. Has anyone used customs for Alaska in the new terminal to get from a domestic to international (or vice versa) flight before? How long does it normally take? Our layover options are either VERY short (40 minutes - 70 minutes) or VERY long (9 hours overnight) and I'm trying to determine how risky the risk is. Thanks!


    There is no Immigration or Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do on your way to Costa Rica is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. On the return the minimum would be 90 minutes.


  • Clear custom time
    Apr 28, 2016
    My brother will arrive at LAX at 2pm in mid June. He is a non US resident. How long would it usually take for the immigration custom clear and bag checking?


    If is his making a connection I recommend at least 2 hours between flights if they are both on the same reservation and 3 hours if on two separate reservations.


  • Baggage custody in LAX?
    Apr 19, 2016
    Do you now about Baggage custody in LAX?, price, where?. I need to leave the luggage several hours before my flight Thanks


    LAX does not have baggage storage.


  • Customs with a disabled person and luggage
    Apr 18, 2016
    Hello, We are flying in from Tokyo into LAX on United in a couple of weeks and have concerns about navigating through customs on our way to a domestic flight. My wife is disabled and cannot pull her own luggage. We will have maybe 3 suitcases and a couple of carry-ons. Are there any carts that we can rent to help us between picking up our luggage at the carousel and taking it through customs to put back into the United system? Any advice or ideas you have would be greatly appreciated!! Thanks!!


    yes, there are carts free of charge in the International baggage claim.


  • Terminal B to Terminal 3 and Immigration Clearnace
    Apr 3, 2016
    Hi guys, I'm booked on a regular flight pairing with QANTAS from Melbourne to Orlando. Flying QF to LAX arriving Terminal B at 0635hrs on Saturday and then flying VX from Terminal 3 at 0840hrs. Is this enough time with baggage to connect and clear immigration etc. QANTAS sell this pairing on their website so I'm assuming it must be enough. If there is an issue where in LAX is the QF Service Desk located at?


    It is possible. The Qantas customer service desk is located in the check in area of the international terminal where you will arrive.


  • Flight Estimate
    Apr 3, 2016
    How long will it take us to get from Las Vegas (via South West Airlines) to Los Angeles (Tom Bradley International Airport)?


    I would schedule at least 3 hours between flights. Southwest does not transfer bags to or from any other airlines.


  • Times
    Mar 27, 2016
    Arrive LAX in terminal 2 from mexico at 12:25pm and take alaska airlines at terminal 6 at 3:15, I purshase my ticket in different reservation, is it enough time? Thxx


    Yes, that should be enough time. You will have to take your bags to Terminal 6 to re-check with Alaska.


    Sorry my flight with alaska airline is at 2:15 pm, do I still have enough time?


    In that case, no I don't think that's enough time.




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