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Flight information Adelaide to Los Angeles International

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Average flight time, total distance 13164 kilometres

16h 20min

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Los Angeles International

1 airport

Which airlines fly from Adelaide to Los Angeles?

No airlines have non-stop flights from Adelaide to Los Angeles, but many fly to LAX with just 1 layover in Auckland, Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney. These include:

Is there a time difference between Adelaide and Los Angeles?

Because of differences in daylight saving time across the world, Los Angeles could be 16 hours and 30 minutes to 18 hours and 30 minutes behind Adelaide depending on when you travel.

What is the weather like in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles has hot summers and mild winters. July is the hottest month with an average temperature of 22°C, dropping to 13°C in January. If you're planning to spend a lot of time outdoors, visiting in spring and fall (March to May or September to November) can be more comfortable.

How expensive is Los Angeles?


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Essential travel information for Los Angeles

  • ESTA authorisation is needed to enter the United States. You should apply at least 72 hours before your flight to Los Angeles.
  • To ride Metro trains and buses in Los Angeles, you'll need a TAP card. One-way fares cost from $1.75 or you can buy a $7 day pass for unlimited travel.

Departing from Adelaide

Adelaide Airport (ADL) has a single terminal for all domestic and international flights. Check-in kiosks and desks for all airlines are on level 2.

The airport is around 10 minutes' drive from Adelaide CBD. It's recommended that you arrive 3 hours in advance of flights to Los Angeles.

While waiting, Qantas and Virgin Australia club members can relax in their airline's lounge while other travellers can browse the shopping and dining options, log on to the free Wi-Fi and use other airport facilities.

Arriving at Los Angeles International

Los Angeles International (LAX) is a huge airport that uses 9 terminals and 128 gates. All terminals are well-equipped with ATMs, currency exchange, restaurants, free Wi-Fi and other services you may need after a long flight.

The airport is just over 20 minutes from downtown Los Angeles, or 40 minutes by bus. If you want to travel on the Metro, you can get a free transfer to the nearest station. If you want to hire a car, head to the dedicated car rental building next to the airport staffed by around 40 agencies.

Return flights from Los Angeles to Adelaide

Los Angeles International advises arriving 3 hours before an international flight or 2 hours early if you're taking a domestic flight connection.

Read Skyscanner's guide to flights from Los Angeles to Adelaide to find out more.

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Please note: all information is correct as of February 2019.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.