Experience

Los Angeles Airport Guide

25x31-exclamation Important Information for guests travelling to Los Angeles International Airport

From 13 May 2017 there is expected to be disruption on ground at Los Angeles International Airport due to the terminal relocation of many airlines, including Virgin Australia, Delta Air Lines and Virgin America. To make your journey as simple as possible, please read the below information prior to your flight to or from LAX and, where possible, save information to your mobile device for quick reference during transit. 

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At a Glance


Location

Virgin Australia arrives and departs from Tom Bradley International Terminal (LAX). 

Los Angeles International Airport is located on World Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Arrival Information

Baggage carousels are located in the Arrivals Hall. Information monitors display flight carousel numbers for baggage collection points.

Information for connecting flights from 13 May, 2017:

If you have a connecting flight to catch, please follow the below steps:

1. Virgin Australia flights will arrive at Tom Bradley International Terminal. Collect your bags and proceed through customs. If your bags have been checked through to your final destination, please present
them at the interline/connecting baggage area after clearing Customs. Otherwise take your bags with you to your onward departure terminal.

2. Travel to your onward departure terminal as per the below:

Delta Air Lines: Terminal 2 or 3
Check terminal departure information upon arrival for up to date information. 

Virgin America: Terminal 6

Other airlines: check terminal departure information.

Connecting between Terminals: Terminals 2, 3 and Tom Bradley International Terminal are approximately 300m walk from each other. For connecting flights, where possible, we recommend walking to ensure you connect onwards. Alternatively, a free inter-terminal shuttle bus operates from outside the terminal buildings.

Departure Information

For guests departing from LAX: check-in for Virgin Australia will be located at Terminal 2, then proceed to Tom Bradley International Terminal via the walkway or inter-terminal shuttle bus for security screening. 

For guests connecting from Delta Air Lines:

Virgin Australia and Delta Air Lines offer an airside bus-transfer service for guests connecting from Delta Air Lines domestic flights to Virgin Australia International flights. Transfers operate from 5:30am to 2:30am, seven days a week, and will depart from Bus Gates at Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 every 12 minutes, arriving at Tom Bradley International Terminal (Terminal B). To use this service, guests must hold a same-day boarding pass for a Virgin Australia flight to Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane.

Please note: Guests who exit a terminal to the walkway and road will be required to proceed through security screening again. For the quickest connection to your Virgin Australia flight, please utilise the airside bus service instead. 

For guests connecting from another airline without a boarding pass: Please proceed to Terminal 2 via the walkway or inter-terminal shuttle bus to check-in for your international flight with Virgin Australia, then proceed to Tom Bradley International Terminal via the walkway or inter-terminal shuttle bus.

Lounge Access

Virgin Australia Business class guests and Velocity Gold members can access the Etihad First & Business Class Lounge when travelling on Virgin Australia services.

Velocity Platinum members  can access the Emirates Lounge when travelling on Virgin Australia services and may also invite an additional guest with whom they are travelling together with on the same flight.

For further information, including lounge access when travelling on a Virgin Australia code share service, please refer to International Lounge Access

Website

Los Angeles International Airport Website

Transport Information

Parking Close to 8,000 parking stalls are available in eight parking structures located opposite the roadways from the passenger terminals. Parking is available for extended stays and overnight trips.
Taxi Taxis and shuttle buses are available outside the terminal in the centre island.
Car Rentals Rental cars are available at the airport. All Virgin Australia guests can take advantage of great discounted rates with Europcar and National. Book your rental car online.

Airport Facilities

Toilets Toilets are located throughout the airport; disabled toilet facilities are also available.
Baby Change Rooms Baby change rooms are located throughout the airport.
Internet WIFI is available at LAX through T-Mobile HotSpot. High-speed Internet stations are available on a pay for use basis.
ATMs ATMs are located in both departures and arrival levels in all terminals.
Assistance

Guests requiring assistance can be escorted to and from departure/arrival gates. Ask a team member for assistance.