Los Angeles International Airport

1 World Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Phone: (855) 463‑5252, information line (from US only)
Latitude, Longitude: 33.9425, -118.4081
IATA code: LAX

Airport status, flight delay information

The status information provided indicates general airport conditions. Check with your airline to determine if your flight is affected.

Delays by Destination: No destination-specific delays are being reported.
Departures: Traffic is experiencing gate hold and taxi delays lasting 15 minutes or less
Arrivals: Arrival traffic is experiencing airborne delays of 15 minutes or less.

TSA security checkpoint wait times

Expected wait times

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is providing security checkpoint wait time information to assist travelers in planning for their flight. The wait times are historical so please note actual wait time may vary depending on factors including weather delays which result in increased passenger levels.

When calculating arrival time, remember to build in time for non-security related issues, including parking and checking in with your airline.

Please select day of your travel:

LAX TSA wait times in minutes
LAX TSA wait times in minutes for Wednesday

Local Time

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2023, 11:55 PM

Actual Weather

Temperature: 64° F / 18° C
Humidity: 93%
Wind: 12 mph

Weather forecast

WiFi, Internet at LAX

Free Wi-Fi is available in all terminals. Passengers using this free service will be presented with an ad or a short video (15 to 30 seconds) before unlimited WiFi access begins.

Follow these steps to connect to free Wifi:

  1. Select WiFi network _LAX Free WiFi
  2. Launch web browser on your device
  3. Press "Watch Ad to Connect" under "LAX Free Unlimited Wi-Fi"
  4. Press "CONTINUE TO FREE WI-FI" button
  5. Watch a 30 seconds advertisement

Each authentication is valid for 45 minutes. Minimum speed is 5 Mbit/s.


LAX has 9 passenger terminals arranged in a "U", also called a "horseshoe". The check-in area for all flights is on the upper level.

Please allow approximately 3 to 5 minutes to walk between each terminal. Please stand under the blue sign on the Lower/Arrivals Level, “LAX Shuttle & Airline Connections,” to catch the Airline Connections shuttle which runs every 10 minutes. 

LAX terminals


Airport accommodation