Los Angeles International Airport guide
Ready to fly?
Get your trip off to a flying start with Virgin Atlantic at Los Angeles International Airport. From check in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it covered.
All Virgin Atlantic flights depart from and arrive at Terminal 2.
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.
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.
Do I need a visa?
Check out our Visa information pages for every country that we fly to.
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.
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.
Getting to and from the airport
Our Clubhouses provide the perfect start to your trip with that little Virgin twist to make things extra special. Our Los Angeles Clubhouse is open to all our Upper Class customers and Flying Club Gold members.
Los Angeles Airport's facilities
Food and drink
Los Angeles Airport has a wide range of pubs, cafes and restaurants to choose from.
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.