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I am flying from Vancouver bc to Lax and am catching a connecting flight to San Jose, Ca. My flight gets in at 11:25 to lax and my flight from Lax leave at 12:30. I am not checking a bag, will I have to go through customs and immigration at lax or wait until I get to San Jose? Also will this be enough time to catch my connecting flight to San Jose?
You actually pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Vancouver. So if both flights are on the same reservation all you have to do in Los Angeles is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. What airlines are you flying?
Oh that’s great, I’m flying with west jet and it’s all on the same reservation I believe
How long will it take to go through customs?
Probably 30-45 minutes.
Hello.. My wife and 2 yr old kid will be arriving on 09-Dec at International terminal. Is there Skycap or Porter service available to help them with the baggage? If yes, can they hire them before custom clearance? I am looking for any information that might help them with baggage from carousel to custom clearance until they come outside.
There is no such service in the International arrivals hall.
I have 2 children 16/17 arriving from UK in December. They are arriving at terminal 7 and leaving from the same terminal (United). My question is once they have cleared immigration do they follow connecting flight signs or baggage claim as I know they will have to clear customs. I am trying to do them a step by step guide and I have only been to this airport once so any help would be much appreciated. Thank you.
If I arrive at LAX from Australia on Qantas at 9am, will I be able to make it to a flight to Cancun Mexico by 11:15am?
All on the same reservation that's just enough time. On two separate reservations that's not enough time.
We are flying into LAX at 12:30pm from Toronto with Quantas enroute to Melborne Aust flying out at 10:00pm also with Quantas. We have a 9 hour layover in LAX. We are hoping to go visit Walk of Fame, my first question is... will we have to collect our checked luggage when we arrive and if so will we be able to check it back in right away or will we have to drag our luggage with us if we want to leave the airport or is there anywhere such as a large locker area where we can put our luggage while we tour around LA?
Your first flight is operated by American - you won't find a Qantas desk in Toronto. If both flights are on the same reservation you won't have to do anything with your bags at LAX.
We have round trip tickets from PHX to SYD australia, with long layovers @ LAX (10hrs) both ways. Is it possible to forego the last leg of the ticket (From LAX to PHX) , collect our luggage after customs & take a direct earlier flight home to PHX on a different airline. I will allow at least 4hrs between flights.
Yes, that is possible if it's the last flight on your reservation.
Arriving from LHR what gate do i look for, for connecting flight to Hawaii by American Airlines
arriving from Auckland NZ at LAX. Is 1 hour, 50 minutes a long enough connection time to get a flight to Philadelphia?
Hi I am arriving on sep29 at 22:15 and taking CX880, will there be enough time for a connecting flight to BJX on 30sep 0100 if I have checked baggage ? Thanks