Which terminal?

All Virgin Atlantic flights depart from and arrive at Terminal 2.

Do I need a visa?

Check out our Visa information pages for every country that we fly to.

Visa information

When does my flight depart/arrive?

Unsure of your timings? It's best to be safe than sorry. Check your departure and arrival time with our handy Flight status tool.

Flight status

Online check in

The best way to check in is online where you can pick your seat and print your boarding card. If you’re travelling with carry on baggage only, you can print off your own boarding pass and we’ll see you at the gate.

What time should I arrive at the airport?

Leave those last-minute airport dashes to the big screen! We recommend that you arrive at least two hours before your flight is due to leave.

Counter check in and bag drop

You’ll find our desks on the Upper level of Terminal 2. Check in opens four hours before departure and closes one hour before departure.

Los Angeles Airport's facilities

Los Angeles Airport has a wide range of pubs, cafes and restaurants to choose from.
Places to eat
Grab that last-minute souvenir from one of Los Angeles Airport's selection of shops.
Our team are always on hand to help make your journey go smoothly.
Assistance at the airport

Getting to and from the airport

By road

The airport is close to routes 405 and I-105

By taxi
Taxis are available at a designated area, a short shuttle ride from outside Terminal 2. Passengers should wait at the green LAX-it sign outside of arrivals.

By Uber & Lyft
Uber & Lyft collect passengers from the designated LAX-it area as per above.

By bus

Several bus services are available from LAX City Bus Center, a short shuttle ride from outside of the terminal.

By train

LAX/Aviation station on the Los Angeles Metro Green Line is close to the airport. A shuttle bus connects the terminals to the station.