Los Angeles International Airport

Airport Location

  • 33km (20 miles) from the city centre.
  • 50km (31 miles) from Anaheim - Disneyland.

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Qantas Flights

Qantas flights arrive and depart from Tom Bradley International Terminal.

All Qantas customers arriving from Australia must clear customs and immigration in Los Angeles.

There is a service desk located outside each arrivals area to assist customers with onward connections.

The following oneworld carriers also operate from Tom Bradley International Terminal:
airberlin, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Iberia, Japan Airlines and LAN

American Airlines Flights
Domestic flights arrive and depart from Terminal 4.
International flights depart from Terminal 4.
International flights arrive at Tom Bradley International Terminal.

US Airways Flights
American Airlines codeshare flights operated by US Airways flights arrive and depart from Terminal 6.

Alaska Airlines Flights
Qantas codeshare flights operated by Alaska Airlines flights arrive and depart from Terminal 6.

LAX Terminal Map

Departure Information

Ticket Counter

Ticket counter is located in Aisle B of the Tom Bradley International Terminal.

Open from 6.30am to 9am for QF107 to New York (JFK) and from 6pm to 11pm for the evening departures to Australia.

Check-in

Check-in counters are located in Aisle B of the Tom Bradley International Terminal.

Early check-in^ opens at 4pm for evening Qantas departures. Full-service check-in opens at 6pm.

Online Check-in is available for Qantas international flights (QF1-199), and other eligible connecting flights operated by oneworld, partner and codeshare airlines. Online Check-in opens 24 hours before your flight departure and closes 2 hours before international flight departures.

Airport Paging Service

For all flights arriving or departing from Tom Bradley Terminal phone (310) 215-4496. Alternatively, any airline representative may assist with paging requests.

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute departure information.

^ Early check-in agents are unable to assist with ticketing enquires.

Arrival Information

All customers arriving at Los Angeles must collect their baggage and clear customs and immigration, regardless of their final destination.

Baggage

Baggage carousels are located in the Arrivals hall.
Information monitors display flight carousel numbers.

Baggage Services in both terminals is handled by Hallmark Central Baggage Services (CBS).

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute arrival information.

Transfer between Terminals

From Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) to Terminal 4 or Terminal 6

If you're connecting to a domestic flight at Terminal 4 or Terminal 6, you'll need to clear Passport Control, collect your bag and clear customs. If your bags are tagged to your onward destination, you'll also need to recheck your bags at the transfer area. You can now proceed back through security at TBIT and make your domestic connections without having to clear the TSA screening area at T4 or T6.

If your bags haven't been checked to your onward destination, you'll need to make your way to T4 or T6 and check them in with the airline you're flying with. Both terminals are within walking distance of TBIT Alternatively you can board the Airline Connections 'A' shuttle on the arrivals level, departing approximately every 12-15 minutes.

From Terminal 4 to Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT)

If you're connecting from Terminal 4 to Tom Bradley International Terminal you can walk straight from the arrival gates at T4 to the departure gates at TBIT without having to exit the secured side of the TSA screening area. Alternatively, you can take the complimentary transfer shuttle at Gate 44 to TBIT and proceed to your departure gate (from 4pm to midnight).

From Terminal 6 to Terminal 4

If you're connecting from Terminal 6 to Terminal 4 you can walk straight from the arrival gates at T6 to the departure gates at T4 without having to exit the secured side of the TSA screening area. Alternatively, you can take the complimentary transfer shuttle at Gate 65A and disembark at Gate 44. Proceed to your departure gate or change buses to transfer to TBIT (from 4:30pm to 11:30pm).

Transport Information

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Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 30-40 minute drive from the city.

Visit Los Angeles International Airport website for current car parking rates.

Taxis Approximately US$40 one way to the city.
Buses Fares start from US$15 one way.

Visit Los Angeles International Airport website for more information on routes available.

Car rentals Visit our cars section to make a booking.

Airport Services & Facilities

Facility Details
Toilets Located throughout the airport.
Disabled toilet facilities are also available.
Baby change rooms Located in most toilet facilities.
Internet Complimentary wireless internet is available in all terminals at LAX.
Currency exchange Located in Tom Bradley International Terminal and Terminal 4.
Public telephones Located throughout the airport and are equipped with Braille keys.
Tourism information Located in Tom Bradley International Terminal and Terminal 4.
Baggage Trolleys Located throughout the airport.
Meet and Assist Passengers requiring assistance can be escorted to the departure gate upon request. Ask a Customer Service Agent for assistance.
Lost property Contact lost property.

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Information is correct as of November 2014
Times and prices quoted are a guide only.