Flights from Los Angeles

The majestic sweep of shoreline and mountains, the glittering dreams of Hollywood, the theme parks, the upscale boutiques, the easy beach living, and the mad big-city rush: Los Angeles has it all -- and promises that you can, too. 

Cheap Flights from LAX

Los Angeles International Airport, LAX, serves over 36 million passengers every year. All four legacy airlines use it as a hub: Delta, United, American and Alaskan. Horizon Air and Great Lakes Airlines also use it as a hub, and Southwest, Virgin America, Allegiant, Volaris, Air New Zealand, and Qantas all have it as focus city. In total, there are over 60 airlines operating out of LAX, serving 87 domestic routes and 69 international ones. Because it’s such an integral part of the US air travel system, it’s not difficult to find cheap flights from LAX to just about anywhere in the country. 

There are 9 terminals arranged as a horseshoe, and distances between gates can be intimidating. Moving between terminals takes some time. Walkways are the most common method of transport, but certain airlines have shuttles for passenger use. Several terminals are exclusive to one major airline, and terminal 2 (the Tom Bradley Terminal) is dedicated to international flights. You’ll save time and sanity by planning ahead and checking your terminal number with your airline, especially if you have a tight connection. 

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Getting To And From Los Angeles International Airport

From public transport to free shuttles and ride shares, there are numerous and affordable transportation options to get to and from Los Angeles International airport (LAX).

1. Airport Shuttle: Los Angeles International Airport runs a free shuttle bus service between terminals, the LAX Parking Lot and the Metro Rail Green Line. From the Vermont / Athens Green Line Station, it will typically take 30 minutes to the LAX Lot C-Bus Terminal just outside the airport.

2. LAX FlyAway® buses: LAX FlyAway buses are one of the most convenient ways to get to and from LAX on a budget. In just 40 minutes you can travel from downtown Los Angeles to the airport for under $10.  The Flyaway buses run regular round trips, seven days a week between the following destinations: Van Nuys, Orange Line Metro Bus Route, Union Station, Westwood, Hollywood and Long Beach. Other bus routes available to passengers include the Culver City Bus Lines, Santa Monica Big Blue Bus and the Torrance Transit.

3. Ride Shares: Prime Time Shuttle and SuperShuttle are the only authorised ride-share vans providers at LAX. Both provide a door-to-door ride-share service in all Southern California counties to and from the airport.

4. Grab a Ride with Lyft, Uber or Taxis: Lyft and Uber are the only authorised pick-up and drop-off services allowed at LAX. If you have too many bags or don't want to share a ride with strangers, download their respective apps and get yourself from Hollywood to LAX in less than 30 minutes - on a good traffic day. There are also authorised taxi's located on the lower/arrivals level islands available to passengers. These are the only taxis allowed to service LAX and are easily identified with the official seal of the City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation.


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Airports near Los Angeles International

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