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Flights to Los Angeles

With hundreds of cheap flights to choose from, finding cheap flight tickets to Los Angeles is now easier than ever. With Expedia, those wanting to visit the city of fame and fortune are guaranteed to find cheap flight to Los Angeles and we also have a huge range of hotels and car hire options to choose from too.

Flying to Los Angeles is by no means a short journey but those willing to make the trip will have plenty of travel options. There are a number of airports and airlines that will take tourists to within touching distance of the city and many will provide flight tickets to Los Angeles that will suit any budget.

Tourism is a big part of the Los Angeles experience, all major theme parks and attractions are well sign-posted and navigating the busy streets is easier than you might think.

Like one might expect many hotels in Los Angeles offer some of the most luxurious rooms in the world. There are many hotels that cater to the rich and famous but there are also hundreds of budget hotels in Los Angeles. There will be plenty of options for those families, or couples, flying to Los Angeles who are not looking to spend all their budget on just their hotel room!

Booking flights to Los Angeles with Expedia means you can, not only be assured to get the best available price for every flight but also able to take advantage of offer saving opportunities as well. For further savings also consider booking your car hire in Los Angeles through Expedia. Search our website today and find the best prices on flights and hotels in Los Angeles. Plan you trip to today!

Flying to Los Angeles from UK airports

With Expedia, customers can choose the cheapest flights to Los Angeles from a range of quality airlines (including Delta, British Airways and Continental).

Flying time to Los Angeles from London is approximately 8.5 hours though the return flight is somewhat shorter due to tail winds. Although visitors to Los Angeles will not need to worry about obtaining a visa, it is required to fill out an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). This short questionnaire is similar to a visa waiver form, is valid for 2 years (or until your passport expires) and costs $14 USD.

Flights to Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles International Airport, or LAX as it is known, is one of the busiest airports in America. Lying a short distance outside the city, Los Angeles is an easy driving distance from the west coast, a must visit when you're in the area.

In the UK, major airports like London Heathrow and London Gatwick have regular, direct flights to Los Angeles. However, many airlines will connect in other US cities on the east coast, such as Philadelphia, Newark or Washington DC.

Los Angeles International Airport is less than 20 miles from the city centre. The car journey should take approximately 40 minutes, though arriving at your desired hotel in Los Angeles may take slightly longer. There are a number of different routes drivers can take from the airport to the city, as there are many highways that connect the region, however, do try and avoid driving in rush hour as this will drastically extend your journey time.

Car hire in Los Angeles, when booked with Expedia, is extremely affordable and can add an extra dimension to any holiday in Los Angeles. Not only will visitors be able to explore the city, the whole of southern California will be waiting for you to explore. From the exquisite beaches of Malibu to the fun and serenity of Santa Monica, it's all there waiting for you.

Alternatively, there is a well-connected public transport system that will take tourists to the heart of LA. The metro system runs every 15 minutes (look out for shuttle bus G) and will take visitors into downtown LA. Taxis and bus shuttles are also readily available although might be slightly more expensive than other transport options.

Flying to Los Angeles is now easier and more convenient than ever before, allowing millions of people to enjoy the many sights and sounds of this world famous city. Book your holiday to Los Angeles with Expedia and you will be eligible for significant savings on, not only your flight but hotels and rental car as well. The City of Angels is waiting for you, book today!


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Alternative Nearby Airports

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