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Flights from Virgin America to Los Angeles (LAX) | Virgin America
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Los Angeles Quick Answers:

Q: Where do I drop off travelers for their flight?
A: The Virgin America ticket counter is located in Terminal 3. Arrival flights from Cancun arrive in Terminal 2, but all other arrivals and departures (Cancun departures included) can be found in Terminal 3.

Q: Which gates does Virgin America use?
A: With the exception of arrival flights from Cancun (which arrive in Terminal 2), Virgin America flights arrive and depart from gates in Terminal 3.

Q: What am I allowed to take through the security checkpoint and carry on the airplane?
A: Learn more about prohibited items at the TSA website.

Q: What kinds of items can I check in my luggage?
A: Learn more about potentially hazardous materials not allowed in checked baggage at the TSA’s Hazardous Materials guide.

Q: Is TSA Pre✓ expedited screening available at Los Angeles International Airport?
A: TSA Pre✓ expedited screening benefits are available for eligible guests between 5am and 11am. Click here for more details.

City Name:
Los Angeles
Airport Name:
Los Angeles International Airport
Airport Code:
Virgin America Gate(s):
Virgin America uses Terminal 3 for all international and domestic departures.
TSA Pre✓ Checkpoint Location:
Terminal 3.
Baggage Claim:
Terminal 3, domestic arrivals and Terminal 2 for international arrivals.
Check-in Location:
Terminal 3 to check in for all departing flights. (Note: arrival flights from Cancun arrive in Terminal 2.)
Check-in Time:
Arrival at the airport is recommended 90 minutes prior to domestic flight departures and 120 minutes for international flights. Checked baggage will be accepted up until 45 minutes prior to flight departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes prior for international flights. Check in without bags closes 30 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes prior for international flights.
Curbside Baggage Drop Hours:
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific Time
5:30 PM - 9:00PM Pacific Time
Counter Hours:
Wednesday - Monday:
5:15 AM - 10:00 PM Pacific Time

4:45 AM - 10:00 PM Pacific Time

Paging Phone #:
Baggage Service Phone #:
Baggage Service Hours:
7:45 AM - 12:00 AM Pacific Time
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