Los Angeles Airport

General information

Los Angele Airport is, after Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport, the largest airport in the United States in numbers of passengers and one of the largest airports in the world. The airport is a hub airport for Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, United Airlines and Alaska Airlines.


Where is Los Angeles Airport situated?

Los Angeles Airport is located in the southwest of the city of Los Angeles, south of Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and Venice Beach.

How many terminals does Los Angeles Airport have?

The airport has nine terminals in a U-form, the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT), T1, T2, T3, T4, T5, T6, T7 and T8. Bus A Route connects the terminals with each other, the bus stops are at Lower / Arrivals Level.

Airport Map



The distance from Los Angeles Airport to the centre of Los Angeles is 29 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Los Angeles.

From LAX Airport to Los Angeles City centre by Car
29 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Los Angeles Airport by public transport. Visit the Los Angeles Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Los Angeles Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Los Angeles Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Los Angeles is about $ 70.-. Book your taxi at Los Angeles Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From LAX Airport to Los Angeles City centre by Taxi
29 km
30 min
$ 70.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Los Angeles Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Enterprise, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Sixt, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Los Angeles Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Los Angeles Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Los Angeles Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Los Angeles Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Los Angeles Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Los Angeles Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Air Canada


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Los Angeles Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles

Offering a free 24-hour transfer service to LAX, Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport features spacious rooms with mid-century modern design and free WiFi. Venice Beach is 15 minutes’ drive away. An outdoor pool is available as well.


Hilton Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles

Offering free 24-hour shuttle service to Los Angeles International Airport, this hotel features a spacious outdoor pool and whirlpool. Car hire service and 4 food venues are available at the hotel.


Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles, Los Angeles

This modern hotel provides free 24-hour dedicated shuttle service to Los Angeles International Airport, just 3 minutes’ drive away. Guests can relax in the outdoor heated pool. Dining options are available on site.

Hotels in Los Angeles

Looking for the best hotels in Los Angeles? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Indigo - Los Angeles Downtown, Los Angeles

Hotel Indigo - Los Angeles Downtown features a restaurant, bar, a shared lounge and garden in Los Angeles. Among the facilities at this property are room service and a concierge service, along with free WiFi throughout the property.


The LA Hotel Downtown, Los Angeles

Offering an outdoor heated pool and 2 on-site restaurants, The LA Hotel Downtown features air-conditioned guest rooms, an on-site bar, and an on-site restaurant. The hotel is 1.7 km from Staples Center.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Los Angeles Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Go Los Angeles Card: Save up to 50% on Top Attractions

The Go Los Angeles® Card is the best choice for maximum savings and flexibility. Save up to 50% off retail prices on admission to over 35 top attractions and tours including Universal Studios Hollywood, Madame Tussauds and more.


Hollywood Hills Hike

Hike through the Hollywood Hills to a vantage point with stunning panoramic views. Watch the sun sink slowly into the ocean and the twinkling lights of Los Angeles light up the night, and get an entirely different perspective of this bustling city.

Tour & transport

Los Angeles: LA in a Day Bike Adventure

Go easy on the environment on a 6-hour bike tour of Los Angeles, cycling from West Hollywood to Venice Beach and back. Get a unique look at diverse facets of the city and its coastal suburbs. The pace of the 32 mile route is gentle and relaxing.


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