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  • time
    Jul 5, 2015
    I have an hour to get from Hawaiian Air D-T3 to Delta D-T1. Will I need to ride a rail or shuttle?


    If you don't have checked bags you will just have to walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate since they are both in D. Be sure to check in for your Delta flight online before you leave Hawaii. If you have checked bags you do not have enough time for your transfer.


  • Terminal-Air Lines
    Jun 16, 2015
    which terminal does Frontier Air Lines fly into?


    Frontier uses Terminal 3. Their gates are in the D concourse, which is connected to both terminals 1 and 3 by a train.


  • time it takes to get thru security to C gates
    May 22, 2015
    Running late for flight. is it possible to get thru security and C gates in 15 minutes?


  • meeting other parties arriving at different terminals
    Apr 26, 2015
    Flying into LAS on Delta, want to meet our son arriving on United, and then meet our parents arriving on Southwest. Is it possible to meet them without leaving terminal security?


    Yes, if none of you have checked baggage. You need to go to your son's gate in the D gates (you will also arrive in the D gates) - then take the train to Terminal 1 (follow signs for Delta baggage claim) and then meet your parents in the Delta or Southwest baggage claim.


    If your son has checked bags, it won't be possible since he will have to claim his bags in Terminal 3.


  • Waiting areas after arrival
    Mar 12, 2015
    Hi! My flight on Southwest will be arriving 3 hours or so before husbands on American....I'll have checked luggage (car seat, suitcase) & he won't. Is there a place in the baggage area for storing the luggage while I wait with our 16 month the old daughter? Thanks!


  • T3 D gates to E gates
    Feb 3, 2015
    I'm arriving at T3 D gates and my friend is arriving at T3 E gates. How and where would we meet to grab a taxi to the strip?


    If you are arriving on a D-gate airline that uses Terminal 3, you will use the same baggage claim as passengers who arrive in the E gates. Just meet in the baggage claim.


  • arriving on southwest relative come in on delta later flight
    Jan 14, 2015
    we are arriving on southwest our relative coming in on delta how difficult is to find area to wait for her. are we able to get to her area?


    Southwest and Delta use the same baggage claim area.


  • Arriving Hawaiian Airlines, need to meet at baggage claim SWA
    Nov 30, 2014
    how can I get to SWA baggage claim after I arrive on Hawaiian Airlines. Need to meet my family there.


    You will have to take the inter-terminal shuttle bus.


  • Korean Air 005 (KE 005)
    Sep 17, 2014
    Hi, we are picking up my mother tomorrow, arriving in 4:35pm at T3, we never been to T3. She is Korean, so expecting a waiting time for her at passport control. Where should we park to pick her up and how much that cost? And how long later after her arrival time will be the best for us to minimize our waiting time at the carrousel to pick my mom up? And any Wifi Zone after her arrival at T3? Thank you so much!


    She will actually claim her baggage before going through customs, so you won't be waiting for her at the carousel, you will meet her at the exit of customs. I would expect that she would come out of customs sometime between 5 and 5:15 if her flight is on-time. I'm sure there is a short term parking lot.


  • Meeting Place
    Mar 23, 2014
    I arrive American gate D 10, another arrives Alaska T-3 terminal E - gates E - 14 + 15; where is the best place to meet - no checked baggage. How do we get to the Flamingo on the strip, least expensive way. Thank You


    Since neither of you have checked baggage, after you arrive you can take the tram to T3 arrivals. The cheapest way to the strip is the shuttle buses, but they're slow and make a lot of stops along the way, and since you pay for them by the person, you should probably just take a taxi as it will be a lot faster and only marginally more expensive.


  • Sunday March 16 Status
    Mar 17, 2014
    Does anyone know if there were delays at LAS on Sunday, March 16 (yesterday). Was told there were problems at the airport which resulted in missed flights. Did anyone have any or know of any problems? Thank you.


  • TSA wait time
    Mar 7, 2014
    How much time should I plan for the security lines in Termainal 3


    It depends on the time of day - the morning maybe 15-20 minutes, but I went in the afternoon a few weeks ago and there was no line. T3 is much less congested than T1.


  • London to Las Vegas, then on to SFO. How long layover?
    Jan 17, 2014
    Hi Virgin Atlantic land at 2.10pm, then next connecting flight is at 5.05pm - will this be plenty of time to get the bags, clear immigration, recheck bags and get they security again?? I don't want to spend too long in the airport but after a ten hr flight, do not want to miss the connection either. Thanks


    Yes, that should be plenty of time. What airline are you flying to Las Vegas?


    Sorry, I see that you are connecting in Las Vegas to SFO. What airline are you flying to SFO?


    Virgin America to sfo, virgin Atlantic from England.


    OK, good, both of them are in the same terminal - you will have plenty of time.


    Thanks for replying. I was concerned about the plane being delayed or just taking a long time to retrieve bags and clear security again.


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