Flights operated by JAL depart from and arrive at Tom Bradley Internatinal Terminal.
For passengers departing from Los Angeles International Airport:
It is recommended that you arrive at the check-in counter at least three hours before departure time. Presently, there is a long wait for the check-in process, as well as the time it takes for the necessary travel documents to be verified. Additionally, some passengers were unable to board by the boarding deadline due to airport security checkpoint congestion.
For passengers connecting from U.S. domestic flights:
It is recommended that you arrive at the boarding gate at least 1 hour prior to departure time to complete check-in. Presently, there is a long wait for the check-in process, as well as the time it takes for the necessary travel documents to be verified.
Temporary closure of Self Check-in Machine at Los Angeles International Airport
Japan Airlines has stopped the use of Self Check-in Machines in LAX’s Tom Bradley International Terminal. Please visit Japan Airlines check-in counter to check immigration documents.
Flights operated by JAL will arrive at Tom Bradley Internatinal Terminal.
There is no quarantine check when entering the United States.
Japan is an eligible country under the United States Visa Waiver Program (VWP).
Depending on the purpose of visit (study, work, etc.), a visa or additional documentation may be required. Please contact the US Embassy for further information.
A machine-readable passport (MRP) or an IC passport (IC chipped) valid until the date of return to your home country.
|Customs declaration form||Not required.|
|A return airline ticket or e-ticket||Please bring it.|
The immigration and customs inspection methods at Los Angeles Airport(TBIT) have been simplified from 26th October, 2020. Therefore, the APC kiosk used for immigration is no longer available, and the customs declaration form that the passenger has to fill out in the cabin is not required. Also fingerprint collection is no longer necessary except for first-time visitors to the US.
Please show your passport at customs. If you have any items to declare, please declare them to an official.
Prior reservation is necessary if you wish to bring your pet, as the transportation environment within the aircraft needs to be prepared.
Please also be sure to check with the embassy or quarantine station at your destination for animal quarantine information such as import restrictions and required documentation.
Flights operated by JAL will depart from Tom Bradley Internatinal Terminal.
Your carry-on baggage will be examined, and there will be a check for liquids in your possession.
You do not have to go through Immigration when departing the United States.
Please hand in the immigration card* you completed upon arrival to airline staff.
If you do not hand in the card, you may face delays in the future when trying to enter the United States.
There is no customs inspection when departing from the United States.
Qantas First Lounge
This lounge is for First Class passengers and members of JMB Diamond and JGC Premier.
The lounge is located after Security. Go straight on and take the elevator to level 5.
This lounge is for Business Class passengers and members of JMB Sapphire and JAL Global Club.
The lounge is located after Security. Take the elevator located in the center of the duty-free shopping area up to level 5.
Los Angeles International Lounge
This lounge is for Economy Class Normal Fare passengers and Premium Economy Class passengers.
The lounge is located after Security. Go straight on and take the elevator to level 6.