Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is a centerpiece of United’s West Coast operations and a gateway to the airline’s domestic and Asia Pacific network. United's $573 million renovation investment of Terminal 7 is reaching completion, bringing greater convience for LAX passengers. As part of this investment, United debuted a state-of-the-art ticketing lobby to a sleek and spacious United Club lounge with an outdoor patio. Last year, United launched new nonstop service between LAX and Singapore– the world's longest route to or from the U.S. United made history in 2016, becoming the first U.S. airline with regularly scheduled flights using sustainable biofuel with the launch of United flight 708 from LAX. It is the fourth busiest airport in the world for passengers and ranks 14th in the world in air cargo tonnage handled. The dynamic airport creates, attracts and supports economic activity throughout Southern California.

In January 2018, United announced a naming rights agreement with the University of Southern California to help sustain and renovate the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, one of the sports world's most beloved historical landmarks and home of the USC Trojans. Through the 16-year agreement, the venue will officially become the United Airlines Memorial Coliseum beginning in August 2019.

Average Daily Flights

United, together with United Express,® operates 139 daily flights out of LAX:

  • United Mainline – 87
  • United Regional – 52

International service

United offers 12 daily nonstop flights to 11 international destinations from LAX:

  • One nonstop flight to London
  • Nonstop flights to five destinations in Asia and Australia
  • Nonstop flights to six destinations across Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean
  • One nonstop flight to Vancouver

Domestic Service

United operates 126 daily flights to 50 airports across the United States from LAX, including frequent daily service to top business travel markets in New York, Chicago, Denver, San Francisco and Houston.

Enplaned passengers  

  • Annual – 5.7 million
  • Average daily – 15,600               


Approximate total in Los Angeles area  - 5,140

United ClubTM

Two United Clubs located in Terminal 7

Select community partners

United proudly supports many community partners in the Los Angeles area including:

  • Friends of the Griffith Observatory
  • LA's BEST
  • Vision to Learn

General airport amenities

More than 50 food and beverage shops, automated teller machines in each terminal, Wi-Fi throughout all terminals, currency exchanges located in departure halls of every terminal.