emirates202 From United States of America, joined Nov 2011, 237 posts, RR: 0 Posted (3 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 4308 times:
I was wondering if 39 minutes is enough time to connect from a United p.s. flight, to a UA flight to Bakersfield. Im not sure how far the regional jet gates are from the UA terminal( if in another terminal). If any of you could shed some light on this, it would help, because I am getting a great offer for UA p.s first using aeroplan miles, and need to
AlnessW From United States of America, joined Jun 2010, 620 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (3 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 4272 times:
UA uses Terminals 6, 7, and 8 at LAX, all of which are connected post-security.
Quoting emirates202 (Thread starter): Im not sure how far the regional jet gates are from the UA terminal( if in another terminal).
UA Express flights operate out of Terminal 8. Your connecting flight will be departing from this terminal.
You mainline flight will likely arrive at Terminal 7. I am pretty sure it is an easy walk to Terminal 8, seeing as the terminals are right next to each other. If not, Terminal 6 is still close enough, but 39 minutes could be close.
Hope that helps. Could someone back me up on all this?
Roseflyer From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 10387 posts, RR: 52
Reply 2, posted (3 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 4248 times:
LAX is one of the most on time airports in the country. That helps a lot. I would say no if it was SFO, but yes for LAX. Since you are connecting to bakersfield, I am presuming you are not leaving during the JFK rush hour. Also UA pads its schedules a lot so typically it is one of the better on time airlines.
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