Member since 08 Feb 2017
Total posts 4
I am wondering if there is a separate business check in area at Tom Bradley. We will be arriving to Terminal 2 from Vancouver and catching the shuttle to Terminal B. Flying Qantas to Melbourne. Thanks
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 22 Dec 2015
Total posts 25
Yes, there is a clearly marked Business Class check-in counter at the TBIT.
Member since 04 May 2014
Total posts 23
If you arrive from Vancouver you'll have gone through US pre-clearance and won't have to clear immigration/customs when you arrive into Terminal 2. If your bags are checked through you can remain post-security and get the airside shuttle to TBIT.
Member since 25 Nov 2016
Total posts 91
Yes if you go landslide take the 5 minute walk, enjoyable after a flight.
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,103
Affirmative. The buses are all Delta-branded etc but it doesn't matter which airline you're flying with as you don't need to present a boarding pass, only to say which terminal you're heading to.I've done a similar thing at LAX when connecting to Qantas (albeit with only carry-on baggage) - arrived on a Delta domestic flight in T2, took the airside bus over to TBIT (to avoid clearing security again), and completed check-in at the reception desk of the Qantas lounge for a flight to Melbourne with no problems at all. If your bag is tagged through from Vancouver, you'd be able to do the same if you don't have your onward Qantas boarding pass: and if you do, well, that's even easier as you're already set!
Singapore Airlines - KrisFlyer
Member since 14 Jun 2017
Total posts 50
Clearing security can be a hassle at TBIT so I’d recommend the airside transfer if you’re all set with luggage/ passes.
Member since 07 May 2016
Total posts 10
To make the advice even more useful e.g. for a round trip, does anyone have helpful suggestions about the other direction, i.e. arriving at TBIT from Australia and transferring to T2 for a flight to Vancouver. Is it possible to stay on the airside?
Etihad - Etihad Guest
Member since 26 Feb 2019
Total posts 1
I know it is a little bit off topic, but I will be transfering through LAX as well, I will be on an Air Canada flight coming in (Terminal 6) and going out on Fiji Airways (TBIT), could I do the land side transfer with just carry on as some of the posters above have suggested? Is an electronic boarding pass (i.e. mobile check-in) sufficient for the FJ flight if anyone knows?
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