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Los Angeles travel tips

1) Find famous actors' mansions in the Beverly Hills area of Los Angeles

Experience the life of the rich and famous in the iconic Los Angeles area. You can find mansions here owned by Charlie Chaplin, Rudolfo Valentino, and other actors. But the famous TV series Beverly Hills, 90210, was filmed mostly not here but in various other locations around Los Angeles.

2) Spend an evening on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles

It is one of the most famous streets in the world, a dream of many Hollywood fans. Sunset Boulevard used to be a street between luxury residential neighbourhoods and Hollywood filming studios. The boulevard runs from the city centre to the ocean, past the “Sunset Strip”, and it is a wonderful place to watch sunsets. You can also meet celebrities here!

3) Book a table in Los Angeles restaurants in advance

All the best restaurants and cafes in Los Angeles are always fully booked. If you want to spend a pleasant evening, be sure to book your table in advance, ideally a few weeks before your visit. It is especially true for famous restaurants such as The Lobster, Yamashiro, Nobu Malibu, and others.

Travelers usually depart from Philadelphia International, Philadelphia, PA - 30th Street, Philadelphia, PA Greyhound Terminal, Ardmore, PA station, or Philadelphia, PA - Market Street bus stop when they travel from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla. The distance between Philadelphia and Los Angeles is 3860 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Philadelphia and Los Angeles have 342 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Philadelphia to Los Angeles?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Philadelphia and Los Angeles takes around 5.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Philadelphia and Los Angeles?
The flight distance between Philadelphia and Los Angeles is 3860 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Philadelphia and Los Angeles?
Several carriers operate flights between Philadelphia and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Philadelphia?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Philadelphia and Orlando, Atlanta, Las Vegas, Denver, Miami, Tampa, San Juan, New Orleans, Dallas, Fort Myers, Charlotte, Austin, San Diego, Nashville, Houston, Jacksonville, Phoenix, Fort Lauderdale, San Francisco, Chicago.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Denver, Atlanta, Las Vegas, New York, Cincinnati, Charlotte, Cancún, Chicago, Mexico City, Washington, D.C., Paris, Guadalajara, London, Rome, Amsterdam, Orlando, St. Louis, Houston, Minneapolis, Oakland.
Which airports are there in Philadelphia?
Philadelphia is mainly served by Philadelphia International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wings Field.
What airports are near Philadelphia?
The main airport in Philadelphia is Philadelphia International. It is also served by Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, New York Stewart International Airport, Harrisburg International.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Long Beach, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal.
What buses and trains depart from Philadelphia?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Philadelphia, including Amtrak train.
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